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A Cup of Confusion: Is Coffee Healthy or Not?
Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2006
New studies suggest java helps protect against major diseases, including diabetes.

One in Six Americans Have Pre-Diabetes and Most Don't Know It
Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2006
Fifty-four million Americans, that's one in six of us, have pre-diabetes and most don't even realize it. Mark Schutta, MD, medical director of the Penn Rodebaugh Diabetes Center, is urging at-risk patients to be proactive and ask your doctor to give you a simple blood test for pre-diabetes, to arm yourself with information before the damage is done. It means you have blood glucose levels that are higher than normal and you could one day reach a high enough level that you would be diagnosed with having diabetes.

Alpha-Lipoic Acid Improves Diabetic Neuropathy
Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2006
Acording to a report in the November issue of Diabetes Care, Alpha-lipoic acid (ALA) given orally improves symptoms in patients with diabetic polyneuropathy.

Enriched Bread Reduces Energy Intake and Increase Feeling of Fullness
Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2006
New study shows that you can eat bread and lose weight?? Bread enriched with lupin kernel flour at the expense of wheat flour reduced energy intake and increased the feeling of fullness, which may have important implications for weight management.

New Study Weighs Benefits of Exercise, Diets
Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2006
While exercise and weight loss are equally effective ways to lose weight, exercising helps to maintain muscles, research finds.

Compound in Red Wine Counters Effects of a High-Calorie Diet
Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2006
The results of an international study suggests that a compound found in red wine gave mice longer and healthier lives and also countered some of the effects of a high-calorie diet.

Fruit Yogurt Could Play an Important Role in Diabetes Management
Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2006
Scientists screened dairy and soy yogurts for properties that could help keep diabetes and hypertension in check, such as the activity level of enzymes that help moderate blood sugar.

Mars Chocolate Lowers Cholesterol, Study
Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2006
Mars' CocoaVia nutritional chocolate bar range has had its healthy image boosted by a new study indicating that the product actively reduces cholesterol levels.

Herbal Medicine Silymarin May Help Sugar-Control in People with Type 2 Diabetes
Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2006
Diabetes is a growing health problem. Giving antioxidants is recognised as one way of helping people with diabetes to control their blood sugar levels.

Lifestyle Change Cuts Weight, CVD Risk in Diabetes
Posted: Thursday, November 16, 2006
Control group had lost a mean of 8.3% of their body weight. One-year data obtained from a large, federally funded trial have shown that intensive lifestyle intervention can produce significant weight loss and reduce cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes.

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