Diabetes News

Solutions for diabetes – A ‘LIVE,’ plant-based approach

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(NaturalHealth365) Over 30 million people – almost 10 percent of the United States population – currently suffer from diabetes, with type 2 diabetes accounting for up to 95 percent of the cases. And, let’s not forget the millions of people in a prediabetic condition – which leads to all sorts of health issues, as well. It almost goes without saying ... Read More »

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How to naturally master your diabetes

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(NaturalHealth365) Diabetes has now reached epidemic proportions in the United States. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that over 30 million people across the nation currently have the disease, with over 1.7 million new cases diagnosed yearly. Plus, an astounding 84 million people aged 20 and over have prediabetes – blood sugar higher than normal ... Read More »

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New study links gum disease as an early marker of type 2 diabetes

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(NaturalHealth365) The condition of periodontitis, or gum disease, may be an early warning sign of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes. A study substantiating this finding was recently published in the BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care, an online journal. Keep in mind, this is a serious issue because – in the over 9 percent of Americans have been diagnosed with ... Read More »

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Blood sugar alert – Why prediabetes can be just as deadly as diabetes

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(NaturalHealth365) Prediabetes – elevated blood sugar that has not yet reached the threshold for clinical diabetes – is widespread in the United States. Now, several recent studies have revealed the dangers of being prediabetic – including a heightened risk of heart disease, cancer, dementia and stroke. Read on to learn more about prediabetes, and what you can do to reverse ... Read More »

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Lower the risk of diabetes by eating berries

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(NaturalHealth365) Around one in ten persons in the United States now has diabetes, and many more have elevated blood sugar levels and prediabetes symptoms. However, eating more berries and receiving the benefits of their health-promoting anthocyanins and flavonoids is proving to be a powerful step toward avoiding this disease. Anthocyanins are the colorful pigments found in plant components such as ... Read More »

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High blood sugar linked to brain shrinkage

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(NaturalHealth365) Research has established a direct correlation between a decline in the size of the hippocampus – the memory center of the brain – and overall brain health.  Elevated blood sugar levels have been shown to have a direct relationship with brain shrinkage and resultant problems with memory, learning and cognition. A report by German researchers published in the journal ... Read More »

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Stop diabetes – Discover the underlying causes and solutions

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(NaturalHealth365) The chronic blood sugar imbalances generated by diabetes – a disease which affects 29.1 million Americans – can trigger serious and even life-threatening conditions, such as blindness, neuropathy, kidney damage, heart disease, stroke and cancer. Western medicine, with its woefully inadequate nutritional advice and toxic drug ‘therapies’ fail to properly address the situation. But, integrative medicine offers a better ... Read More »

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Blood sugar spikes increase heart attack risk

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(NaturalHealth365) Temporary rises in blood sugar after meals are normal. But researchers are finding that blood sugar “spikes,” in which glucose levels rise dramatically and stay elevated for several hours, are linked to increased risk of serious disease – and can raise your chances of a heart attack. The good news: reducing your blood sugar levels after meals can help ... Read More »

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Prevent diabetes with simple changes to cooking methods

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(NaturalHealth365) It turns out that food preparation and cooking methods play a major role in how healthy food is for you. Foods that are minimally processed or cooked help to prevent diabetes and lower glucose, control weight and promote longevity. By contrast, studies have shown that foods cooked or processed at high temperatures cause the release of harmful advanced glycation ... Read More »

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Balance your blood sugar without toxic drugs

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(NaturalHealth365) With over 29 million Americans currently suffering from diabetes – and a staggering 86 million with blood sugar high enough to be classed as “prediabetes” – this health issue has reached epidemic proportions.  Even the slow-to-respond CDC states that 15 to 30 percent of those with prediabetes will go on to develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years, unless ... Read More »

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Elevated insulin levels trigger more aggressive and metastatic cancers

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(NaturalHealth365) Elevated insulin and diabetes are more common than ever in the United States. In fact, according to 2012 data, over 29 million Americans – nearly 10 percent of the population – are afflicted with diabetes. Prediabetes symptoms including elevated insulin levels affected a staggering 86 million Americans in 2012, and this number is higher today.  On top of that, ... Read More »

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Type 2 diabetes triggered by common food processing technique

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(NaturalHealth365) Recent Australian studies have yielded startling information about diabetes and its causes. Some of the most common food processing techniques have been found to correlate with a higher risk of type 2 diabetes. The food processing techniques in question tend to use direct heat as a primary treatment source. Studies led by researchers from Monash University and the University ... Read More »

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