It has long been established that having excess fat in the body is a risk for numerous metabolic conditions such as Type II diabetes. Yet, current studies show that the body’s fat content is not the only consideration that leads to such conditions. The research was covered by Medical News Today, which elaborated on why …

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For some, breakfast is still the most vital meal if each day. They believe that eating breakfast hastens the loss of weight. There is a small amount of evidence that supports the idea that eating breakfast contributes to weight loss. Yet, it is a common assumption that eating breakfast can prevent overeating because it can …

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This may sound far-fetched but if you’re 10 centimeters taller, your risk of developing Type II diabetes lowers. In males, there is a 41% decreased risk. In females, about 33%. The results are based on the latest study in Diabetologia. The researchers proposed that this inverse association between Type II diabetes and height could be …

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One complication from which a Type II diabetic suffers is diabetic neuropathy, which damages the nervous system. Diabetic neuropathy is a progressive condition. Its symptoms only get worse eventually. Generally, neuropathy takes place when there are high levels of sugar or fats in the blood. Elevated amounts of these substances in your system damage your …

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