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2013-09-10 23:24:42

A Connecticut doctor and diabetes patient, Elsamma Chacko, PhD, MD, has been regulating her blood glucose, without risking hypoglycemia, with timely post-meal walks after major meals. Dr. Chacko says the timeliness of the exercise is critical in lowering insulin resistance. Portland, Connecticut (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 MyDiabetesLifestyle (MDL) uses physical activity tactically to answer the problem of the post-meal glucose peak. Every major meal is followed by physical activity – a...

2013-09-04 08:01:27

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC) have found that among obese people who had lost considerable weight, those with high insulin levels–a marker of insulin resistance in the body–were the most likely to experience better blood vessel function following the weight loss. These findings appear online in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Obesity has emerged as one of the most critical health care problems in the U.S....

Diabetes Treatment Without The Insulin - Leptin May Be The Key
2013-09-04 05:26:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers at the University of Geneva (UNIGE) report they have discovered the underlying biological mechanisms responsible for insulin deficiencies in diabetic patients – research they believe could end the need for regular injections and result in new types of treatment for the condition. Insulin is a hormone secreted by beta cells in the pancreas, and deficiencies of it plays a major role in the regulation of glucose and...

2013-09-02 23:01:58

The PreD Store offers dietary supplements and healthy living products online. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 02, 2013 PreDiabetes Centers, the nation’s leading authority on prediabetes testing and treatment, is thrilled to announce the opening of an online store, http://www.thepreDstore.com, that specializes in healthy living products, including dietary supplements, cooking and food prep tools, and fitness equipment. The PreD Store customers can browse and purchase from a range of...

2013-08-27 23:33:26

Dr. Robin Fleck has successfully treated acne for over 25 years and she shares her tips on caring for acne-prone skin. Prescott, Arizona (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Acne vulgaris is the scientific name for common pimples. These form when the hair follicles become clogged with oil leading to blackheads, the precursor of acne. It is estimated that about 85% of teens have acne. Acne commonly forms on the face, neck, chest, back and shoulders and can occur in anyone; however, most experience acne...

2013-08-19 23:04:23

People who have experienced psychological trauma, as children or adults, have higher rates of obesity, cardiovascular disease, metabolic syndrome, and diabetes. On August 29, Praeclarus Press is offering a webinar with health-and-trauma expert Dr. Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, who will show how trauma can indeed make you fat--and what trauma survivors can do to reverse this trend. Amarillo, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 The issue of obesity is often portrayed in very simple terms: eat less,...

Mediterranean-Style Diet May Reduce Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes
2013-08-16 07:10:31

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Previous studies have shown a Mediterranean-style diet can lead to better health outcomes, including reducing risk of stroke and symptoms of depression. A new study, led by Dr. Carlo La Vecchia of the Mario Negri Institute of Pharmacological Research in Italy, has furthered the evidence a Mediterranean diet can lead to better health by offering protection against Type 2 diabetes. Publishing a paper in Diabetologia, the journal...

2013-08-01 23:21:53

By designing sound nutritional diet plans that are customized to each patient's needs, Diet Doc has been successful in helping thousands sleep more restfully and reduce the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Chronic Fatigue Syndrome plagues its sufferers with unexplained fatigue that may last 6 months or longer. Symptoms may include short term memory and concentration impairment, muscle and joint pain without swelling or redness, headaches,...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.