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Exercise can Control Blood Sugar in Pre-Diabetics and Type-II Diabetics

Exercise or insulin? Exercise is equivalent to insulin in controlling blood glucose in pre-diabetics and type-II diabetics to a larger extent. But, what is the mechanism? Ill understood, but true. Read more; http://clinicianonnet.blogspot.in/2014/03/how-exercise-can-control-blood-sugar-in.html

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Cinnamon may Supplement Control of Diabetes Mellitus and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

The beneficial effect of cinnamon was being studied in the recent years. A double blind, placebo controlled study has shown that the consumption of 1.5 gms (Half a teaspoonful) of cinnamon powder daily, physical activity and balanced diet may reduce insulin resistance in diabetics and lower the bad fats (LDL) level. Read more:  Cinnamon may […]

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Chelation Therapy with EDTA may Reduce Cardiovascular Events in Diabetics

In a study, funded by National Institutes of Health, “Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT)”, it has been seen that chelation treatments reduced cardiovascular events, such as heart attacks, and death in patients with diabetes, but not in those, who did not have it. However, researchers are of opinion that more studies are needed before […]

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Metformin an Anti-Diabete Drug has Prostate Cancer Preventing Property

Metformin is an inexpensive oral hypoglycemic drug from the class of biguanides, discovered 1957 and used to treat Type II Diabetes Mellitus; apparently no other newer drug has been able to consolidate its position for such length of time in treatment of diabetes. Recently, it has been seen to have cancer inhibitory properties, more prominently […]

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Fasting in a Module can Help Patients of Type II Diabetes Mellitus and CVD

A British researcher says existing research indicates intermittent fasting may help those with diabetes and cardiovascular disease, alongside with weight loss. Fasting can be intermittent, on a given number of consecutive or alternate days. The basic format of intermittent fasting is to alternate days eating “normally” with days when calorie consumption is restricted. This can […]

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