Category: Type 2 Diabetes

“I reversed my diabetes while living out of guest houses.”

Sameer Anjaria is a telecom professional. He came to me with the usual lifestyle issues senior professionals his age face. At 43, he was diabetic, with high cholesterol, hypertension, low vitamins status, stressed out and overweight. Over and …

Bad proteins give you disease

Have diabetes, cancer, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, spine issues, pain related conditions? An international team of more than 18 research groups has demonstrated that the compounds they developed can safely prevent harmful protein aggregation in preliminary tests using animals, as per …

Eat less later to control diabetes

This is what nutrition experts call the “D-U-H” moment for research findings. It’s always been known that a good breakfast, a moderate lunch and a miserly dinner is the key to good health and weight loss. Now, Tel Aviv …

Gut bacteria linked to diabetes

Earlier, the gut bacteria link to rheumatoid arthritis has been proven. And now, an elevated risk for developing type 2 diabetes in people who have more harmful intestinal bacteria has been proven, as per a research presented by University of …

Veganism cured my hypertension, diabetes, obesity

My quest for health began in 2009. It was a difficult time emotionally and I also faced multiple health issues. I was overweight and on medication for hypertension. Latest blood reports showed me as pre-diabetic and anaemic with …

Sleep less, gain weight, get diabetes

Compromising on your sleep to get your work done? Losing as little as 30 minutes of sleep per day on weekdays can have long-term consequences for body weight and metabolism, a new study finds. The results were presented at ENDO …

Cut inflammation by fasting, dieting

We all know that inflammation is the root cause of all lifestyle diseases. Now, researchers at Yale School of Medicine have found that a compound produced by the body when dieting or fasting can block a part of the …

Fatty liver attracts Type 2 diabetes

Beware. If you have fatty liver, you could be inviting diabetes. In recent years, fatty liver has become more appreciated as a sign of obesity and resistance to insulin, a hormone that controls the body’s glucose levels. This …

More than 10 percent of heart attack patients may have undiagnosed diabetes

Date: June 3, 2014 Source: American Heart Association Summary: At least ten percent of people who have a heart attack may also have undiagnosed diabetes. Less than a third of those diagnosed with diabetes during their hospitalization received …

Lifestyle interventions are better than genetic tests for preventing type 2 diabetes

Date: May 20, 2014 Source: PLOS Summary: Targeted interventions based on genetic risk may not be the best approach for preventing type 2 diabetes and instead universal strategies to prevent obesity should be prioritized, according to new research. …

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