Latest Prevention of diabetes mellitus type 2 Stories
Improving the overall quality of one's diet helps to prevent type 2 diabetes, independent of other lifestyle changes.
African Americans taking the diabetes drug metformin saw greater improvements in their blood sugar control than white individuals who were prescribed the same medication.
New research has shown that regular consumption of low-fat yogurt can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a study published in the journal Diabetologia.
A study of more than 60 000 women has shown that higher overall acidity of the diet, regardless of the individual foods making up that diet, increases the risk of type 2 diabetes.
The results of a long-term study on Type 2 diabetes patients showed weight loss does not convey a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease. However, it did show that these patients could see other medical and lifestyle benefits from shedding a few pounds.
Another in a long line of studies praises exercise as not only a way to reduce the risk of contracting Type 2 diabetes, but also a way to benefit those patients who have already been diagnosed.
A new study from the George Washington University claims that one of the quickest ways to reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes is simply taking a 15-minute walk after every meal.
There are different symptoms of diabetes. A few symptoms include excessive thirst, extreme hunger, frequent urination, unexplained weight loss, fatigue, extremely dry skin, sores that do not heal quickly, sudden vision changes and more infections than normal.
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