Diabetes is well known to wreak serious havoc on many organs like the kidneys, eyes, heart and so on. It is now well-established that diabetes is closely linked with gum diseases. In fact, studies estimate that the risk of having […]
5 Ways to Prevent Gum Disease If You Have Diabetes
The Greek physician Hippocrates proclaimed nearly 2,500 years ago: “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food”. This profound and simple statement makes perfect sense. The food you eat is what keeps you healthy, fit and disease free. […]
The Devastating Truth About Sugar
Honey is often touted as a better alternative than sugar because it is a natural sweetener. Many people assume it must be healthier than processed sugars like table sugar or high fructose corn syrup. The answer is not as clear […]
Is Honey a Healthier Alternative to Sugar?
Both the World Health Organization and the American Heart Association recommend adults only eat 25 grams of added sugar a day. But when you look at the sugar content of common food and drinks, that number seems very small. If […]
6 Simple Ways to Cut Out Sugar
We have all grown up being told that too much sugar is bad for our teeth, but what about our health? Recent studies have suggested a link between cancer and sugar, but is there really a link or is it […]
Is There A Link Between Sugar And Cancer?
While medications can be helpful in certain situations, recent studies show that they come with a high cost. Certain classes of medications can be harmful for long-term use. Considering that diabetes is a condition that takes a lot of time […]