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High blood glucose affects memory

High blood glucose affects memory...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on February 22, 2009 | no responses | permalink

High blood glucose levels or A1C levels have been linked to impaired thinking and memory, according to a new study.

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Short bursts of exercise can help

Short bursts of exercise can help...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on February 16, 2009 | 4 responses | permalink

No time to exercise? That may be OK, according to a new study which shows even short bursts of exercise can be of help.

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Eating eggs is linked to diabetes

Eating eggs is linked to diabetes...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on February 4, 2009 | no responses | permalink

A long term study has shown people who eat eggs daily had a higher risk of developing diabetes.

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Diabetes is on the increase in the U.S.

Diabetes is on the increase in the U.S....

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on January 30, 2009 | no responses | permalink

Diabetes continues to rise among American adults, many of whom are unaware they have it.

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Why some foods are addictive

Why some foods are addictive...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on January 19, 2009 | no responses | permalink

Some foods including, heavily processed carbohydrates are likely to be as addictive as drugs for some people.

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Blood sugar loss may cause Alzheimer’s

Blood sugar loss may cause Alzheimer’s...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on January 10, 2009 | no responses | permalink

Researchers have found when the brain is slowly starved of glucose over time, Alzheimer’s disease may result.

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Low GI diet best for diabetes

Low GI diet best for diabetes...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on January 3, 2009 | no responses | permalink

Researchers compared the affect of a low GI diet and low fiber diet on diabetic patients.

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Target blood glucose levels prove elusive

Target blood glucose levels prove elusive...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News, Kellie's blog on December 19, 2008 | no responses | permalink

New research shows that less than 50% of type 2 diabetics reach long term target blood glucose measures, and 40% of have diabetes complications.

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Few reach target blood glucose

Few reach target blood glucose...

New research shows that less than 50% of type 2 diabetics reach long term target blood glucose measures, and 40% of have diabetes complications.

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Understanding pre-diabetes

Understanding pre-diabetes...

Posted by KellieMyHS in Diabetes News on December 12, 2008 | 3 responses | permalink

1. What is pre-diabetes?
Pre-diabetes is a condition where blood glucose levels are higher than normal but not yet high enough to be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes. Before people develop type 2 diabetes, they almost always have pre-diabetes.
2. How do I tell if I have pre-diabetes?
Your doctor can test for pre-diabetes. Some tests include; the [...]

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