Read the current Defeat Diabetes® E-Lerts™ Newsletter

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.

 
 
 
     
    
      
       
Defeat Diabetes
Foundation
150 153rd Ave,
Suite 300

Madeira Beach, FL 33708
  

Nutrition

Search our News Articles Archives for diabetes and health news. Search by word or phrase.  The latest article will appear first.

Search For:  

Search in all categories / subcategories
Search in current category / subcategory

High- and Low-Carb Diets Produce Similar Results
Posted: Tuesday, November 30, 2004
A rare head-to-head comparison of a high glycemic index (GI)/high-carbohydrate diet with a low-GI/low-carbohydrate diet resulted in comparable weight loss and increase in insulin sensitivity. "If people consume a healthy diet that is calorie restricted, they are going to lose weight, and the quality of the carbohydrates doesn't really matter,"

Too Much Vitamin C Not Good for Diabetics' Hearts
Posted: Tuesday, November 30, 2004
The study, which followed nearly 2,000 postmenopausal women with diabetes for 15 years, found that those who took heavy doses of vitamin C supplements -- 300 milligrams (mg) a day or more -- were roughly twice as likely to die of heart disease or stroke compared with women who took no supplemental C.

White Bread Increases Diabetes Risk
Posted: Monday, November 15, 2004
Eating white bread with each meal increased the risk for diabetes more than 30 percent. Fans of white bread, hear this: it increases your risk of type 2 diabetes, the most common form of the illness, new research shows.


White Bread Increases Diabetes Risk
Posted: Monday, November 15, 2004
Eating white bread with each meal increased the risk for diabetes more than 30 percent. Fans of white bread, hear this: it increases your risk of type 2 diabetes, the most common form of the illness, new research shows.



More Than One Cup of Coffee A Day Raises Heart Disease Risk 30%
Posted: Monday, November 08, 2004
Men consuming more than 200ml of coffee daily had 30% higher levels of C-reactive protein (CRP), their white blood cell counts were 3% higher.

How Do High Carb Diets Lead To Obesity And Diabetes?
Posted: Sunday, November 07, 2004
Dr. Kosaku Uyeda, professor of biochemistry, has shown that a single protein called carbohydrate response element binding protein (ChREBP), discovered by his research group, activates several genes that cause cells in the liver to turn sugar into fat.


Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA) Supplementation Worsens Insulin Sensitivity And Fibrinogen Concentrations
Posted: Wednesday, October 06, 2004
There is quite a bit of publicity on the use of CLA for weight loss. This is of interest to overweight or obese type 2 patients. Some animal studies have suggested that (CLA) supplementation may have therapeutic potential with respect to insulin sensitivity and lipid metabolism

Millions Deficient In Vital Vitamin D Risk Factor For Diabetes
Posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2004
Vitamin D is needed for insulin to be released effectively and vitamin D supplements given to breastfeeding mothers and young children reduced the incidence of Type 1 diabetes by 60%.


New Study Shows Low-Carb Diet Improves Glucose Control in Diabetics
Posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2004
A1c showed a marked decrease from 9.0 to6.4% over 5 weeks in patients with untreated type 2 diabetes.

"Potentially, this could be a patient-empowering way to ameliorate hyperglycemia without pharmacological intervention."

Beer Has The Same Benefits As Red Wine
Posted: Wednesday, September 22, 2004
Researchers at the University of Western Ontario found that drinking one beer provides the same increase in antioxidant activity in the body as a glass of red wine, which has long been touted for its medicinal properties.


Page 92 of 99
 |<   <<   <  87  |  88  |  89  |  90  |  91  |  92  |  93  |  94  |  95  |  96  |  97  >   >>   >| 

 
 
 
 
 
Join us on Facebook
 
 
 

Send your unopened, unexpired diabetes testing supplies to:

Defeat Diabetes Foundation
150 153rd Ave, Suite 300
Madeira Beach, FL 33708

 

DDF advertisement
 

 Friendly Banner
 


Friendly Banner
 
 
 
Analyze nutrition content by portion
DDF advertisement