HomeHome SearchSearch MenuMenu Our productsOur products Who we areWho we are

Type 2 Diabetes Risk

  • Type 2 diabetes is caused by vitamin A and a high-fat diet
  • Study findings presented at the American Physiological Society (APS) annual meeting at Experimental Biology 2017 reveal that a combination of normal levels of vitamin A and a high-fat diet is a recipe for type 2 diabetes. According to the study, this combination may negatively impact the expression of your liver genes associated with glucose and fat metabolism and result in obesity and type 2 d... ››› more
  • [30 May 2017]
  • Vegans are up to 34% less likely to develop type 2 diabetes
  • It's widely known that following a vegan diet, which is purely plant-based and consists of lots of vegetables, fruit and whole grains, is associated with lower risk of stroke and diabetes. According to a new study published online in the journal PLoS Medicine, vegans are at lower risk of type 2 diabetes, a progressive condition in which your body becomes resistant to the normal effects of insul... ››› more
  • [14 December 2016]
  • Enjoying a lie in? It might be the reason you get diabetes
  • If your life is hectic and you always feel like you're trying to catch up on sleep, don't be too quick to actually do it. Sleeping in makes your body processes malfunction and this can cause your blood sugar levels to spike. Which isn't supposed to happen when you sleep! In fact, your blood sugar levels should be at their lowest because your body uses all the excess as you sleep. B... ››› more
  • [21 November 2014]
  • Revealed: The scary health risk every overweight woman needs to know about contraception
  • You might not think twice about your choice of contraceptive if you're healthy. But if you're overweight or obese - even without other health issues - it might not be so good for you. A recent study by the Keck University in Southern California found that type 2 diabetes risks in overweight and obese women on a hormonal contraceptive is higher than women using a non-hormonal one. And it al... ››› more
  • [07 October 2014]
  • Warning: An acidic diet makes you 56% more likely to develop type II diabetes
  • It's not only simple carbs and sugary foods you need to watch out for if you're trying to prevent getting type II diabetes. Researchers found that acidic foods also play a role in your susceptibility to developing the disease. Here's what you need to know… ------------------------------------------------------------ Don’t let diabetes affect your life  Follow the Mediterranean Diet: ... ››› more
  • [25 April 2014]



FEATURED



Health Solutions

Resources