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2011-07-06 08:00:00

FRESNO, Calif., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A study published June 29 in Diabetes Care suggests that nuts, such as pistachios, are a healthy food choice for people with type 2 diabetes. Researchers from the University of Toronto and St. Michael's Hospital found that people with type 2 diabetes, who ate about two ounces of tree nuts in place of carbohydrates, improved their long-term blood sugar control and lowered their cholesterol levels. "There are two important factors in caring for...

2011-06-10 00:00:30

Diabetes Diet is a must read. It may be the best new health book out on the market in years. It contains a vast amount of research over a large amount of topics. It explains the correlation between our bodies, food and disease. Manchaca, TX (PRWEB) June 09, 2011 New book Diabetes Diet explains how diabetes forms and how to eliminate it. Diabetes Diet also explains how to eliminate heart disease, prevent cancer, clean plaque out of arteries, lower bad (LDL) cholesterol and eliminate...

2010-05-03 05:00:00

An all-in-one mobile solution for on-the-go diabetes management available at Apple App Store WESTPORT, Conn., May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- dLife, the only multi-media company serving the diabetes community, announced the release of dLife Diabetes Companion, the definitive on-the-go diabetes resource for Apple® iPhone(TM) and iPod(TM) touch users. Offering the only all-in-one solution for people living with diabetes and their caregivers, this app is the ultimate...

2010-02-11 11:28:42

The relationship between diabetes and heart disease should not be ignored, according to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine. "Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in patients with diabetes, and diabetes is the leading cause of heart disease in America," said Dr. Alan Garber, professor of medicine in the section of endocrinology at BCM. Heart healthy lifestyle To reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, patients with diabetes must maintain an exceptionally low level of...

2009-01-01 21:27:06

Income uncertainty should not lead diabetics to wonder if they can afford diet and fitness, a U.S. educator says. Sue McLaughlin of the American Diabetes Association says it is easy to think, Why bother making New Year's resolutions, in this current economy. The common misconception is that New Year's resolutions to improve health and wellness require a financial investment, such as a gym membership or a new meal plan, McLaughlin says in a statement. But simple -- and inexpensive -- lifestyle...

2008-09-25 15:00:00

By Rory McClannahan Mountain View Telegraph When most people think of diabetes, they think of a dramatic change in diet. But that's not necessarily the case. A diagnosis of diabetes usually means a person needs to be more aware of their diet. "No food is off-limits, you just have to limit what you eat and the way it's prepared," says Ruth Baldwin, a teacher for the Creative Kitchen cooking class. Kitchen Creations is sponsored by the New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension...

2008-09-17 16:50:00

By Susan Lee spoke WHEN Helen Jones walks down the aisle next year she's aiming to feel a million dollars. Not simply because it will be one of the happiest days of her life - although it will - but she is hoping she will have dropped stones in weight and gained better health. Helen, a 42-year-oldmumof two from Kirkby, is supporting the Lose a Million Pounds challenge and Look will be monitoring her progress every step of the way. "I feel like I've been on a diet all my life but my...

2008-06-24 12:01:19

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to increasing demand for convenient, tasty, satisfying foods that help people prevent and manage Diabetes and heart disease, WatchDog Nutrition(TM) today announced availability of its snack bars in over 200 Southern California Ralph's grocery stores. Invented by doctors, nutritionists and fitness experts, WatchDog Nutrition snack bars are formulated with nutrients and ingredients scientifically proven to help people maintain...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'