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Diabetes – Oral Hygiene

As you may have read in many a health blog, people with diabetes have to take special care of their teeth and gums. When you have diabetes you are at greater risk of cavities, gum disease and other tooth infections. Not only that, but such infections can cause blood sugar to rise, and it becomes …

What you must know about Diabetes

Talking about diabetes, this is how shocking the rise of obesity has become: according to the Surgeon General’s office, the number of obese or overweight adults in this country is around about fifty percent higher than it was just ten years ago. The latest studies have estimated that about a third of the children born …

What are the causes of diabetes

While medical researchers have so far not been able to nail down exactly what causes diabetes, you’d do well to take note of certain factors from this diabetes blog post, that have been linked to the development of diabetes. Causes of diabetes – Genetics Genetics is a main factor. It has been known for ages …

Diabetes in a Nutshell

Diabetes Mellitus is a syndrome in which the pancreas turns out little or no insulin at all, a hormone that assists the body’s tissues absorb sugar (glucose) to be used as an energy resource. The situation may also develop if muscle, fat, and liver cells react weakly to insulin. In diabetics, blood sugar levels build …

Anti-diabetic Medication Classification

Diabetes also known as diabetes mellitus is classified as a metabolism disorder. Diabetes occurs when the body produces no insulin, low insulin or when the cells are incapable or cannot accept insulin, this hormone is produced in sufficient quantity by the pancreas. The food consumed by the body is turned into glucose the primary fuel …

Healthy Diet To Control Diabetes

Diabetes creeps up on a person bit by bit and then all suddenly, the pancreas and other body parts refuse to function properly. This post on our diabetes blog has been written to help you understand the diet end of controlling this illness. There are millions and millions of people around the globe showing diabetes …

Diabetes Prevention Diet

Prevention is always better than cure. If you are scared of getting diabetes & want diabetes prevention diet then start intake of food with less sugar and goes for more of yoga, exercises and brisk walking. To prevent diabetes blood sugar, keep the changes in the life style and exercises. These changes including good eating …

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 …

New diabetes Risk Assessment Developed ‎

A team from the University of Leicester, led by Professor Melanie Davies from the Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and Professor Kamlesh Khunti from the Department of Health Sciences, has developed an easy way for people to assess their risk of having diabetes. Working in partnership with Diabetes UK, the largest diabetes charity in the country, …