Category Archives: Diabetes
People with diabetes are at high risk for a number of complications if it isn’t properly controlled. Source: Diabetes Complications | Diabetesnet.com
Frozen shoulder has a prevalence of 2% in the general population, but is reported to occur in 10 to 29% of those with diabetes. Studies have shown it is caused by glycosylation of the collagen within the shoulder joint triggered … Continue reading
Here is fantastic article by Dr. Michael R. Eades explaining why a normal blood sugar represents less than one teaspoon of sugar dissolved in the blood. Still wondering why the incidence of type II diabetes is skyrocketing? https://proteinpower.com/drmike/2005/08/31/a-spoonful-of-sugar/
Meet the first diabetic cookbook written in 1917 : Diabetic cookery; recipes and menus by Rebecca W. Oppenheimer
Diabetic cookery: recipes and menus by Rebecca W. Oppenheimer was the first diabetic cookbook written and published in 1917 , exactly 100 years ago 🙂 It is important to note that Oppenheimer’s book was published five years prior to the … Continue reading
Jamie Oliver investigates sugar’s huge contribution to global health problems like obesity and type 2 diabetes, reveals how much sugar is in healthy-looking food, and explores what can be done to help.
The hemoglobin A1c test tells you your average level of blood sugar over the past 2 to 3 months. It’s also called also called HbA1c, glycated hemoglobin test, and glycohemoglobin. People who have diabetes need this test regularly(2 to 4 … Continue reading
Both sets of units are used to measure blood sugar levels and both give a measurement of the concentration of glucose in the blood, although in slightly different ways. Unit mg/dL mmol/L Description Milligrams per 100 millilitres (1 Deciliter) Millimoles … Continue reading
Christopher Gardner, PhD, assistant professor of medicine at the Stanford Prevention Research Center, has completed the largest and longest-ever comparison of four popular diets using real-world conditions, which he discusses – the lowest-carbohydrate Atkins diet came out on top.
For binge watchers 🙂
For binge watchers 🙂
Carb-Loaded is a documentary film that follows the obesity and diabetes epidemic…and the word epidemic is not even a slight exaggeration. A study by The Journal Pediatrics found that the number of children ages 12-19 with pre-diabetes or diabetes increased … Continue reading
Reversing Type 2 diabetes starts with ignoring the guidelines | Sarah Hallberg | TEDxPurdueU (Youtube vide)
Can a person be “cured” of Type 2 Diabetes? Dr. Sarah Hallberg provides compelling evidence that it can, and the solution is simpler than you might think.
Type 2 diabetes affects many major organs, including your heart, blood vessels, nerves, eyes and kidneys. Controlling your blood sugar levels can help prevent these complications. Although long-term complications of diabetes develop gradually, they can eventually be disabling or even … Continue reading
Excellent article about diabetics misinformation: http://robbwolf.com/2017/01/05/why-wont-we-tell-diabetics-the-truth/