Diabetes Health in The News: Nutrition programs in schools found to reduce obesity

Childhood obesity might be an increasing problem, but it’s not an insurmountable one. A recent study focusing on the impact of nutrition programs in middle schools found that children receiving nutritional education were better able to maintain a healthy weight than peers that didn’t. This shows that nutrition education is key to helping children make smart choices and develop a healthy life-long relationship with food.

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RYAN REED WINS IN DAYTONA…..Diabetes at 187 mph!!!!!

I have no voice from screaming at the TV. Car accident after car accident. Two involving Ryan. But still, he kept coming back. And kept coming back. In a race that went into overtime…. Ryan Reed won at Daytona tonight in one of the longest races ever on record. BAM TAKE THAT DIABETES. My heart was pounding through my chest as I screamed at the television watching

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Accountable Care Organizations May Benefit Patients & Physicians

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/May-16_-2016_-12_51_05-AM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadAbout 24 million Americans are currently participating in accountable care organizations (ACOs), including 8.9 million Medicare beneficiaries. However, physician participation is increasing, and the number of Americans in ACOs is also expected to increase shortly. This increase in physician participation will give patients and health care providers access to a larger team of doctors and other medical experts. If

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Weight Gain & Alcohol Raise Stomach Cancer Risk

A report was released by the American Institute for Cancer Research along with the World Cancer Fund, which identified that excess weight could raise a person’s risk of developing stomach cancer. Alcohol and processed meat consumption – including ham, and hot dogs – are also thought to increase cancer risk. The review also concluded that in the U.S., about one out of every seven cases

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Diabetes Health: Get More Out of Your Doctor Visit

When you go to the doctor, it is important that you act as a good self-advocate by properly explaining your symptoms. However, since many people do not have medical training, it can sometimes be difficult to convey properly, exactly what we are feeling. This can sometimes result in you leaving your doctor’s office feeling frustrated and misunderstood. Fortunately, by learning how to communicate better, your

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Exercise May Temporarily Suppress Appetite

New research has indicated that exercise can help to suppress the appetite temporarily. In the study, participants were placed into two groups – one that cut back on their food intake and one that exercised. Both groups either burned or reduced the same number of calories, but the exercise group later ate about one-third less when served a buffet-style meal. Another part of the study

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Family History of Diabetes Can Lead to Impaired Exercise Response

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Nov-18_-2015_-11_58_07-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! Swedish researchers have recently found that healthy individuals with a family history of type 2 diabetes have an impaired exercise response. Their study looked at 50 sedentary men ages 30-45 with and without a history of type 2 diabetes within a first-degree family member. It was found

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Diabetes Health Weekly Roundup: Recent Research-11/30

If you’re like us, you had a busy Thanksgiving weekend and and even busier post-Thanksgiving week. What better way to recharge than by catching up on the cutting-edge research that’s been published recently. We’ve got you covered with the latest Diabetes Health podcasts and news. Happy Reading! AskNadia: Struggling With Type 2 Diabetes & My A1c Type 2 Diabetes: How to Manage the Dawn Phenomenon Diabetes

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