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Young Diabetics Not Meeting Diet Recommendations
Posted: Wednesday, May 24, 2006
Many adolescents and young adults with diabetes have diets that fall far short of what's recommended to help manage their disease, according to a new study.

Weight Loss Hurdle for Black Women Different Then for White Women
Posted: Wednesday, May 24, 2006
Scientists Spot Difference in Belly Fat of Black and White Obese Women: Scientists have come up with a new clue about why weight loss may be particularly hard for obese black women.

How Diet and Exercise Worked A Miracle
Posted: Wednesday, May 24, 2006
For two coal miners trapped in dreadful conditions over two weeks, Todd Russell and Brant Webb were in remarkably good condition when they came to the surface. When they finally emerged, everyone was amazed at the shape they were in from being in a very confined cage for more then two weeks. They were actually in better shape then before the accident.

Type 2 Diabetes Rising Among U.S. Adolescents
Posted: Monday, May 22, 2006
Some 39,000 adolescents in the United States already have obesity-linked type 2 diabetes, and nearly 3 million more may have blood sugar levels that could spur diabetes and other health problems, researchers report. Curbing obesity can help avert a public health crisis, experts say.

Just 2000 Steps and 100 Calories Can Impact Children's Lives And Prevent Disease
Posted: Monday, May 22, 2006
According to health statistics, one-third of all children in the United States are either overweight or dangerously close to becoming so. Walking 2000 more steps a day and reducing your calories by 100 per day can prevent weight gain for overweight children. The study results proves that this approach can help counter America's obesity crisis.

Use of Low-Carbohydrate, High-Protein Diets Among Americans: Correlates, Duration and Weight Loss
Posted: Monday, May 22, 2006
From the result is was concluded that LCHP diets were equally prevalent across sociodemographic subgroups and many users reported significant weight loss. Approximately 40% of male users and 30% of female users reported long-term use of the diet, suggesting that for some, this dietary approach may be well tolerated.

Beverage Industry Agrees to Halt Soda Sales in Schools
Posted: Monday, May 15, 2006
Bill Clinton, has done what public health experts failed to do. He pulled the plug on public school soda machines.

Metformin and Lifestyle Intervention Prevents Metabolic Syndrome
Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2006
"The metabolic syndrome is a high-risk state for diabetes and cardiovascular disease," Lifestyle intervention is better then any drug and along with metformin works to prevent the metabolic syndrome (MS).

Cutting Calories Helps You Live Longer
Posted: Monday, April 24, 2006
Reducing calories over six months resulted in a decrease in fasting insulin levels and body temperature, two biomarkers of longevity.

Diabetic Children Should Be Screened for Depressive Symptoms
Posted: Monday, April 24, 2006
Poor glycemic control and frequent ER visits are among the signs that a child or adolescent with diabetes may have a depressed mood.

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