Diabetes Information Library 
Your Source For Articles On Diabetes  
Search Articles:
 Bookmark Our Site!    Free Newsletter | Special Offers | Archives | Diabetic Dictionary     
 Home
a1c
aIc
acetyl l-carnitine
alpha lipoic acid
american diabetes assoc.
benfotiamine
bilberry
bitter melon
blood sugar
blood sugar level
carnosine
cause of diabetes
chromium
cinnamon
diabetes
diabetes care
diabetes diet
diabetes education
diabetes food
diabetes information
diabetes insipidus
diabetes management
diabetes medication
diabetes mellitus
diabetes menu
diabetes news
diabetes nutrition
diabetes recipe
diabetes research
diabetes statistics
diabetes symptom
diabetes test
diabetes treatment
diabetes type ii
diabetic
diabetic cake recipe
diabetic complications
diabetic cookie
diabetic cooking
diabetic dessert recipe
diabetic diet
diabetic exchange
diabetic food list
diabetic meal planning
diabetic menu
diabetic neuropathy
diabetic nutrition
diabetic product
diabetic recipe
diabetic retinopathy
diabetic symptom
diabeties
diabetis
exchange diet
exercise
fenugreek
food exchange
gestational diabetes
gestational diabetes diet
glucose
glycemic index
gulvel
gymnema sylvestre
healthy carbs
hemoglobin a1c
herb for diabetes
high blood sugar
high triglyceride
hyperglycemia
idiopathic neuropathy
insulin
insulin resistance
jambolan
juvenile diabetes
low blood sugar
low carbohydrate diet
metabolic syndrome
methylcobalamin
nerve damage
neuropathy
neuropathy symptoms
normal blood sugar level
peripheral neuropathy
preventing neuropathy
pterocarpus marsupium
pyridoxal-5-phosphate
recipes
retinopathy
sign of diabetes
sugar diabetes
symptom juvenile diabetes
syndrome x
triglyceride
type 1 diabetes
type 2 diabetes
type 2 diabetes diet
types of neuropathy
vanadyl
vanadyl sulfate
zinc
 
 
Article Search Results
Glycemic Index: New Way to Count Carbs?
The latest news in diabetes diet planning is that even foods with the same carbohydrate content can trigger a wide difference in blood sugar levels. Diabetes researchers have developed a system for measuring  the glycemic index of foods. Healthy carbs are those with a low glycemic index.  This information takes the exchange diet to another level to help establish a diabetic food list that helps normalize blood sugar.

Dieters Weigh Choices: South Beach vs. Atkins
Diabetics have been aware of the benefit of low-carb diets for years. Now the general public has embraced the concept.  Agatston, author of The South Beach Diet, takes the approach of urging dieters to eat "the right carbs" - fruits and vegetables and, eventually, whole grains - but it still means forgoing the "white carbs" - white potatoes, white bread, white rice and pasta (except for whole wheat pasta) - for the rest of your life.

Health Consequences of Too Much Fast Food
Eating fast food regularly increases the odds of becoming obese and/or a type 2 diabetic. That's the conclusion of the CARDIA study (Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults), which followed 3,031 young adults for 15 years.  (Diabetic Meal Planning and Type 2 Diabetes)

Studies on Tart Cherries: Inexpensive, Natural Pain Killer
Cherries are an inexpensive natural remedy for pain. (Gout, Fibromyalgia, Inflammation, Sore Muscles, Anthocyanins)

Diabetic Recipes - Fruit Salads
Salads play an important role in any healthful cuisine, and low-Glycemic Index cooking is no exception. Enjoy fruit salads such as Fabulous Fruit Salad, Two-Layer Fruit Salad, Cherry-Apple Salad and Simple Pear Salad. (Glycemic Index, Diabetic Meal Planning)

Managing Hypoglycemia - Basic Guidelines (Part I)
Hypoglycemia can be the precursor to Type II diabetes and other insulin resistance related ailments. The good news is that treatment is easy  to understand, and you can manage it yourself.  Best of all, the treatment is without risk, whether or not you actually have hypoglycemia because the treatment is simply a change in diet. (Low blood sugar)

The Low-Carb Way to Weight Loss
Carbohydrates are one of three basic macronutrients needed to sustain life (the other two are protein and fat). But eating too many carbohydrates, especially refined carbs - can cause weight gain and can adversely affect your health.  Glycemic index guidelines to help you plan a healthy diabetes diet. (Diabetes type ii and Diabetes type i)

It's Atkins vs. South Beach
Low carb diets are at the top of the list of popular diets.  In the past, concern about glycemic index  and carb count were primarily diabetic diet issues.  Now weight loss programs for the general population address this nutrition concept.

Diabetic Recipes - Appetizers and Snacks
For most of us, party foods spell fun, festivity - and an overdose of fat, calories, and high-GI carbs. Fortunately, adopting a healthy low-GI lifestyle does not mean giving up party foods. Enjoy treats like Veggie-Cream Cheese Spread, Tasty Tuna Spread, Roasted Red Pepper Dip and Creamy Herb Dip. (Diabetic Meal Planning, Glycemic Index, Free Recipes)

Fish Oil Lowers Triglycerides
The results of 18 trials conducted over a 10-year period show that fish oil supplementation for patients with type 2 diabetes lowers triglycerides but has no significant effect on blood sugar. (Diabetes Research and Essential Fatty Acids, EFAs, Omega 3)

Diabetes and Hearing Loss
Research reveals that people with uncontrolled Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes are twice as likely as others to experience hearing loss. The best way to protect yourself against hearing loss related to Diabetes is to maintain good control of your blood sugar. (Diabetic Complications, Hearing Loss, Deafness, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes)

Alpha Lipoic Acid
A little known but extremely powerful antioxidant nutrient is available in supplemental form called alpha lipoic acid. Alpha lipoic acid appears to be a wonder nutrient and it seems to work particularly well in diabetic patients. (Alpha Lipoic Acid, Diabetes Research, Diabetic Complications, Neuropathy)

Chronic Pain Linked to Low Vitamin D
"Physicians who care for patients with chronic, diffuse pain that seems musculoskeletal - and involves many areas of tenderness to palpation - should strongly consider checking vitamin-D level," Michael Turner, MD, from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, said in a news release issued Friday. (Fibromyalgia, Palpation, Muscle Tenderness)

Diabetic Men Have Low Testosterone Levels
According to this study, after adjusting for waist-hip ratios, diabetic men were 3 times as likely as nondiabetic men to have low free testosterone levels and twice as likely to have low total testosterone levels. (Type 2 Diabetes, Testosterone, Diabetic Complications)

Obesity And High Blood Sugar Linked To Prostate Enlargement
The risk of developing benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH), a common condition in older men, increases with obesity and high blood sugar levels. (Obesity, High Blood Sugar, Prostate Disease, Diabetic Complications)
 
Page 1 of 3 Page 1 2 3

Dictionary Search Results
overweight
an above-normal body weight; having a body mass index of 25 to 29.9.

obesity
a condition in which a greater than normal amount of fat is in the body; more severe than overweight; having a body mass index of 30 or more.

glycemic index (gly-SEE-mik)
a ranking of carbohydrate-containing foods, based on the food's effect on blood glucose compared with a standard reference food.

body mass index (BMI)
a measure used to evaluate body weight relative to a person's height. BMI is used to find out if a person is underweight, normal weight, overweight or obese.
 
Page 1 of 1 Page 1
 

Flourish

  Recommended
Product
Maintain Healthy
Blood Sugar Levels*

Glucobetic


Price $33.95

Testimony
I Feel So Much Better!
"I have been taking Glucobetic and have seen a remarkable difference. I actually am having a normal blood sugar reading everyday without fail. I just wish I had started this product a long time ago. I really do feel so much better - the sluggishness is gone and I feel like my old self again. Thanks !!"** 
  - A. Workman, OK

Product Details


Recommended
Product!


Sleep So Well
60 Capsules

Calm, Restful Sleep*


Price $17.95




 

Recommended
Product!



Probiotic Digestive Support

Targets Gas, Bloating & DIfficult Digestion*


Price $27.95






Vitalicious Natural Muffins-100 Delicious Calories


Copyright Act Notice                       

*Many of the statements on this web site have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration or other government, research or academic body; any that were are so marked. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent diabetes or any disease. Information on this site is provided for informational purposes and is not meant to substitute for the advice provided by your own physician or other medical professional. Not intended to diagnose or prescribe for medical or psychological conditions nor to claim to prevent, treat, mitigate or cure such conditions. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease, or prescribing any medication. Any products advertised are from third parties. You should read carefully all product packaging. You should consult with a healthcare professional before starting any diet, exercise or supplementation program. Do not discontinue the use of prescription medication without the approval of your physician.

**Results not typical; your results may vary.


***Recipes provided usually include nutritional information and diabetic exchanges. Not all recipes are appropriate for all people. Please make sure a recipe is appropriate for your meal plan and pay careful attention to serving sizes. User is solely responsible for their use of any content provided.

 
fw3