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Insulin Resistance - How It Starts and What We Can Do about It

Wednesday, June 13th, 2007 Posted in Foods & Eating, Information | No Comments »

Insulin resistance has reached epidemic proportions in the developed world. Closely associated with obesity, the main causes are too many refined sugars and starches, and inactivity. What is insulin resistance? What causes it, and what can we do to get ...

Diabetic Food Pyramid - An Effective Solution To Health Problems

Saturday, November 4th, 2006 Posted in Foods & Eating, Health & Exercise | No Comments »

Controlling your diet can be the key to reducing the risk of diabetes as well as improving your symptoms if you are already affected by this disease people often refer to as “the silent killer.” Using a diabetic food pyramid can ...

Diabetic Food - Reading Food Labels Properly Is Key To Your Health

Friday, September 8th, 2006 Posted in Foods & Eating | No Comments »

With diabetic food, it all comes down to the nutrition facts. It’s that list of nutrition information found on the package of foods sold in the grocery store. Reading food labels can help you make wise choices about the ...

What is Adult Type 2 Diabetes?

Saturday, March 26th, 2005 Posted in Foods & Eating, Health & Exercise, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Adult type 2 diabetes may be a lot more common than you think. There are three different kinds of diabetes. Type 1, type 2, and gestational. Slightly more than 1% of the population has type 2. Obesity. Being overweight increases the ...

Weight Loss Secrets: Get Slim Without the Gym

Sunday, March 14th, 2004 Posted in Foods & Eating, Health & Exercise | No Comments »

Diabetes and obesity are reaching epidemic proportions and both are closely related to our lifestyle. Unless we change some of our lifestyle habits,this trend is likely to continue. So, how can you improve your fitness and start your weight loss ...

How To Enjoy The Holiday Season Even Though You Have Diabetes

Friday, February 6th, 2004 Posted in Foods & Eating | No Comments »

If you have diabetes, you may find that the holiday season leaves you depressed over the food that you cannot consume. It may be difficult to keep your blood sugar levels stable during this time of the year, especially ...

South Beach Diet Or Another Fad Diet?

Sunday, December 28th, 2003 Posted in Foods & Eating, News & Articles | No Comments »

I have thoroughly researched this diet and am giving you every detail of the South Beach Diet for information. South beach diet book is founded on the premise that switching to good carbs stops insulin resistance and curbs appetite which leads ...

Diabetic Food - Reading Food Labels Properly Is Key To Your Health

Thursday, November 13th, 2003 Posted in Foods & Eating | No Comments »

With diabetic food, it all comes down to the nutrition facts. It’s that list of nutrition information found on the package of foods sold in the grocery store. Reading food labels can help you make wise choices about the ...

A Dietary Overhaul for Diabetics

Wednesday, November 5th, 2003 Posted in Foods & Eating | No Comments »

Nutrition plays a big role in the in all of our lives, especially if you're a diabetic. When a person is diagnosed with diabetes, they have to often need to overhaul many of the basic activities in their life. When a ...

Fat Build Up Increases Risk Of Insulin Resistance For Texans

Friday, October 17th, 2003 Posted in Foods & Eating, Information | No Comments »

As a young individual who lives in Dallas, Houston, Austin or other locations in Texas, you try to stay in shape. But maybe you're still carrying a few extra pounds. Medical professionals have already linked your spare tire to the ...