Tag Archives: Diabetes

Glycemic Index: A Tool for Managing your Blood Sugar

Glycemic Index: A Tool for Managing your Blood Sugar

  What It Is and How It Works For those with diabetes, the term glycemic index is nothing new. But the exact definition of the index and understanding how it works can get ...

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Obesity in Pregnancy Puts Child at Diabetes Risk: Study

Obesity in Pregnancy Puts Child at Diabetes Risk: Study

  Paris, France – Women who are obese while pregnant may put their offspring at risk of childhood diabetes, a condition that requires lifelong insulin therapy, Swedish researchers said Tuesday. A study of ...

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Packed with Health Benefits, Coffee Gains Ground with Experts

Packed with Health Benefits, Coffee Gains Ground with Experts

  Washington, United States – Long viewed as a controversial dark substance, coffee is gaining ground among medical experts who say it can protect against heart disease, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and diabetes, even ...

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Too Much Protein in Infancy can Lead to Later Health Risks

Too Much Protein in Infancy can Lead to Later Health Risks

  MANILA, Philippines — Nothing can bring a smile to one’s face like the sight of a plump, adorable-looking child. However, there is growing awareness that being fat and overweight ...

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New Tool to Foretell Heart Attack/Stroke Risk

New Tool to Foretell Heart Attack/Stroke Risk

  Paris, France – Over the age of 40? Want to know your risk of suffering a fatal heart attack or stroke in the next 10 years? Read on. A new instrument ...

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Raising Legal Age to 21 Would Cut Cigarette Smoking: Study

Raising Legal Age to 21 Would Cut Cigarette Smoking: Study

  Miami, United States – If people could not get cigarettes until the age of 21, lives would be saved because fewer people would start smoking, said a report by the Institute ...

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Team Novo Nordisk, the World’s First All-Diabetes Professional Cycling Team, Finishes Strongly in Le Tour de Filipinas

Team Novo Nordisk, the World’s First All-Diabetes Professional Cycling Team, Finishes Strongly in Le Tour de Filipinas

  Team Novo Nordisk, the world’s first all-diabetes professional cycling team, finished strongly in the sixth edition of Le Tour de Filipinas—proving that with the right knowledge, discipline and attitude, ...

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