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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When Hurricane Katrina struck last August, people with diabetes faced particular challenges, especially those using insulin. More than 20 million people in America have diabetes, and many others suffer with other chronic health conditions. During this year’s hurricane and tornado season, Eli Lilly and Company, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of insulin, suggests that …

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Most doctors rely on hemoglobin A1c blood test results in detecting a patient’s risk for Type II diabetes and prediabetes. It has been found out recently that this test yields poor reading, resulting in a misdiagnosis for the majority of patients who are at risk. This is based on the research results shown at the …

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ESTROGEN FOR TYPE II DIABETES CONTROL New studies show that estrogen enhances insulin sensitivity. The said results have a significant effect on our comprehension of diabetes and obesity. As you may well know, approximately 84 Million people in the US are diagnosed with prediabetes. If not helped, prediabetes leads to Type II diabetes. Prediabetes usually …

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