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Archive for October, 2002

The Glycemic Index: Key To Weight Loss Or Just Another Diet Gimmick?

Monday, October 28th, 2002 Posted in Foods & Eating, News & Articles | No Comments »

The glycemic index (GI) is a scale that measures how quickly carbohydrate foods are broken down into glucose. The original purpose for the glycemic index was to help diabetics keep their blood sugar under control. The glycemic index has recently ...

Diabetes Treatment Drugs That Are Available to Type 2 Diabetics

Thursday, October 3rd, 2002 Posted in Diabetes Medicines, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

When people hear the diagnoses of diabetes, they tend to assume that insulin injections are the only course of treatment available to them. With Type 2 diabetes this is not the case, and there are many different diabetes treatment ...