Category «Diabetes Diet»

How Fish Oils Work Against Diabetes

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered why eating fish may be a great idea to ward off chronic inflammation and insulin resistance. Jerrold Olefsky and colleagues identified a key receptor on macrophages abundantly found in obese body fat. Obesity and diabetes are closely correlated. The scientists say omega-3 …

Exercise as good as a Medicine

A balanced diet and regular exercise can protect the brain and ward off mental disorders, a new review of research states. A daily life intervention program for people with type two diabetes resulted in substantial improvements in several health procedures over a four-year period. The study involved 2,570 overweight and obese people with type two …

Weight Loss Surgery Controlling Diabetes

According to CDC investigators, the prevalence of diabetes in the U.S. has risen by about 5 percent annually since 1990 and today about 24 million Americans have the disease. Researchers based at the University of Chicago say if the current trend continues, the number of diabetes cases will nearly double in the next 25 years, …

Eating grapefruit could help treat diabetes

Grapefruit could hold the key to tackling diabetes, a new study has found. Naringenin, an antioxidant derived from the bitter flavor of grapefruits and other citrus fruits, may cause the liver to break down fat while increasing insulin sensitivity, a process that naturally occurs during long periods of fasting. Scientists from the Hebrew University of …

Moms Who don’t Breastfeed at Risk of Diabetes

Women who don’t breastfeed their babies are more at risk of developing type-2 diabetes, the most common form of the disease, later in life than mothers who did. “We have seen dramatic increases in the prevalence of type-2 diabetes over the last century,” said Eleanor Bimla Schwarz, assistant professor of medicine, epidemiology, and obstetrics, gynaecology …

Diabetic people must have a “Diet Plan”

Diet plays a significant role in controlling the diabetes. The diabetic diet may be used alone or else in combination with insulin doses or with oral hypoglycemic drugs. Main objective of diabetic diet is to maintain ideal body weight, by providing adequate nutrition along with normal blood sugar levels in blood. The diet plan for …

Vegetarian Diet Good For The Kidneys

A new study has suggested that adhere to a vegetarian diet can help patients with kidney disease to avoid accumulation of toxic levels of phosphorus in their bodies. Patients with kidney disease should limit their intake of phosphorus, such as high levels of minerals can lead to heart disease and death. Although treatment guidelines recommend …

Stay An Eye On Their Eating Habits

The neglect comes in many forms. Now it seems that extends to the dining table. As the national past, poor eating habits and increase in diseases such as obesity and childhood diabetes is part of the carelessness of the parents. New research shows that children in care by nurses and members of the extended family …

Judicious Eating Habits are Key to Fight Diabetes

Judicious eating habits are key to fight diabetes; experts said in a conference held to mark World Diabetes Day 2010, speakers noted that guarantee proper diet, mostly among high-risk patients, could help stem the high incidence of diabetes in the Sultanate. Information from the International Diabetes confederacy show that this year, 10.7 per cent of …