Approximately 20% of Americans consume an excess of 700 calories of sugar per day, which is one cup of sugar. There is obviously sugar in not only cake, candy, soda but also in some healthier food we eat […]
Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is a condition with excess blood sugars in the blood stream. The prevalence is increasing. Studies on the link between egg and the risk of T2D has been inconsistent.
To conduct a meta-analyzis or available […]
Diabetic patients face many challenges in their daily lives in order to monitor and manage their blood glucose level. It is an extremely energy and time consuming task. They use so called an open-loop system for their continuous […]
Millions of people suffer from type 2 diabetes around the world. Type 2 diabetes is mainly caused by insensitivity to insulin or insulin resistance. Insulin is a vital hormone that lowers blood glucose concentration and it is produced […]
There has been several articles on alcohol and its effects on our health recently.
To assess if wine is beneficial for those with diabetes.
Red wine significantly increased the good cholesterol (HDL) and decreased the total cholesterol level. Other benefits […]
Olive oil you say? Well, quite possibly … yes. The health benefits of olive oil are unrivaled, and research reveals more benefits nearly every day. In fact, we are only just beginning to understand the countless ways olive […]
Type 2 diabetes (DM2) is a disease where patients have increased blood sugar levels. Elevated blood surgar levels in turn lead to vessel damage. Skipping breakfast has been consistently associated with high blood surgar levels.
The goal of this […]
Who drinks black tea? We’ve heard good things about green tea, but what about the black variety? Well, a new study published in the British Medical Journal finds that consumption of black tea is associated with a lower risk of type […]
Sadly … America, and many other parts of the world, is simply getting TOO fat. I was having dinner with a friend last week at a popular hamburger restaurant franchise with the slogan of “World’s Greatest Hamburgers”. All […]
Many health-conscious people are becoming aware of the harm carbonated sodas are to the human body. Personally, I used to drink “diet” zero-calorie substitutes, but even those are harmful due to the chemically-synthesized artificial sweeteners they contain, such […]