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Inflammation Linked with Type 2 Diabetes: Yale

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How does insulin resistance happen among those with type 2 diabetes?

Yale researcher have identified the molecular mechanism by which insulin normally inhibits production of glucose by the liver and why this process stops working in patients with type 2 diabetes, leading to hyperglycemia. Continue reading

 

Dr. Deanna Minich’s 5 Steps to Detox

By Dr. Deanna Minich

 

Our planet and lifestyles are thick with chemicals, pollutants, and waste. I remember reading that the average adult contains about 700 contaminants in their body, with infants harboring a couple hundred at birth.

 

This toxicity is not just a scary concept in itself, but relates directly to escalating rates of chronic disease, including behavioral disorders, autoimmune disease, asthma, Continue reading

 

Rosemary, Oregano Promising in Fighting Diabetes

Oregano and rosemary are popular culinary herbs. Now research shows that some of their healthful compounds could work in much the same way as prescription anti-diabetic medication.

 

Scientists from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign found that how the herbs are grown makes a difference, and they also identified which compounds contribute the most to this promising trait.

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Harvard Study: More Coffee Cuts Diabetes Risk

Time to brew a fresh pot of coffee.

 

A new study from Harvard found that if you drink more coffee a day in four years, your may have a lower risk for type 2 diabetes.

 

The Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) researchers found that people who increased the amount of coffee they drank each day Continue reading

 

Yogurt Cuts Diabetes Risk: Cambridge Study

Yogurt is an good source of protein, vitamin D, calcium and magnesium.

 

University of Cambridge research now shows that higher consumption of yogurt can reduce the risk of new-onset type 2 diabetes by 28%. Continue reading

 

Can Probiotics Help Women Lose Twice the Weight?

Could what is living in your gut impact your weight?

 

A new study in the British Journal of Nutrition has discovered that probiotics may help women lose weight.

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