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Contrary to some, sugar is one of the biggest diabetes triggers T here are some who still believe sugar consumption does not trigger diabetes. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) says that. That’s incredible. Some even think sugar is a important nutrient. There is a belief out there that if you don’t eat glucose or carbohydrates you’ll die. There [...]

It is impossible to count calories effectively, however it continues to be the standard for diabetes control   Diabetes might be one of the worst mishandled public health treats in recent history. Standard medical practice is reluctant to change diabetes management. The main management treatment is still carbohydrate or calorie count. But there is a [...]

Extreme Weight Loss

Extreme Weight Loss: the show exposed something seldom talked about I just happened to turn on the TV and the ABC “Extreme Weight Loss” show was on, I just kept watching because something grabbed my attention. There was this juicy drama there, a struggle and a obesity issue that I find so important. So many people suffer from [...]

Learn what is important about using the glycemic index chart   An important part of diabetes management is to have a good idea of what glycemic index is and how it relates to the foods you eat. There are different ways to use it without having to be very technical about it. You might not need to [...]

What is Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic Syndrome is the modern disease – diabetes is one of it’s ramifications   To know what diabetes is you first need to know what metabolic syndrome is. Diabetes associated with metabolic syndrome. The standard definition of metabolic syndrome adopted by the National Cholesterol Educational Program’s Adult Treatment Panel (NCEP-ATP)   A cluster of five chronic conditions: obesity [...]