While many diabetics practice restraint for the most part of the year, the holiday season can prove the downfall of many. In the run-up to Christmas, festive work parties, friends wanting to meet for drinks and an onslaught of Christmas […]
6 Tips For Managing Diabetes During The Holidays
Twenty-eight states in America have legalized marijuana for medical use and since July 2018 it can now be prescribed in the U.K. In terms of the benefits for diabetes, marijuana can be extremely helpful in treating nervous disorders. However, in […]
Marijuana – Good for Diabetes?
What is cinnamon? Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum and cinnamon cassia) is one of the commonly used spices in the world. There are a number of bioactive compounds in cinnamon such as cinnamaldehyde, cinnamyl isobutyrate, cinnamate and cinnnamic acid (1). These compounds have […]
Does Cinnamon Really Lower Blood Sugar Levels?
Diabetes is currently one of the most common chronic illnesses in the world, with many health experts classing it as an epidemic. Type-2 diabetes, in particular, is incredibly common, is preventable, treatable, and it does appear as if it may […]
Diabetes and Alcohol – What You Need to Know
Type 2 diabetes is a condition that affects 30.3 million Americans (9.4% of the U.S population). While it can be successfully managed by following efficient diabetes care and even reversed through lifestyle changes, it is a condition that can take […]
The 8 Step Diabetes Checklist
Everything you put in your body has a huge impact on your health. When you have type 2 diabetes, then you must be even more careful about what foods you eat. Lowering your blood sugar, cholesterol and blood pressure are […]