If you are aged 40 or above, there is a good chance that you are already taking Statins. Statins are among the most widely prescribed drugs on the market, with more than 1 in 4 Americans over 45 taking them. […]
5 Deadly Side Effects of Statins
Metabolic Syndrome. The term may be familiar to you, but for those who haven’t heard of it, Metabolic Syndrome is a cluster of factors that increase your risk of heart disease, stroke and even diabetes. Some refer to this as […]
Metabolic Syndrome – What Is It?
We know that sugar is not a friend for people with diabetes and studies are now showing that artificial sweeteners are not that much better. Here’s a brief overview of published medical studies showing what happens in people’s bodies if […]
Why Sugar Substitutes Can Make Diabetes Worse
Understanding nutrition is the crux of knowing what foods will help or hurt a person with diabetes. Knowing the difference between high carbohydrate versus low carbohydrate meals can mean whether a person’s blood sugar levels stay stable or not. The […]