Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Self Control Needed With Nutritional Labels

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Oct-19_-2015_-4_36_09-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! Both numerical and traffic light nutritional labeling helps consumers to make healthier choices, but studies have shown that individual self-control makes all the difference in whether or not they are effective. A recent study from Carnegie Mellon University performed several tests to look at the relationship between

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Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle Solution: 10/26

This crossword puzzle was inspired by this week’s news and podcast reports. Play along with us to test your knowledge and comprehension on topics we post Monday-Friday. Please click the link below to download this week’s Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle Solution: Diabeteshealth.com Crossword Puzzle Solution   If you would like to sign up to receive a weekly puzzle, please email puzzle@diabeteshealth.com. In the subject area write “add

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Weight Loss Strategies for Postpartum Women

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Oct-19_-2015_-3_34_16-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast. A new study has examined the most successful postpartum weight loss strategies after the birth of a child. The findings indicated that lifestyle changes including diet and exercise, especially approaches that use self-monitoring, are essential for weight loss. Researchers from the Greater Green Triangle University in Australia

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: World Health Organization Recently Found Consumption of Red Meat and Processed Meat to Be Carcinogenic

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Oct-27_-2015_-12_01_58-PM-2.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download  Click here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recently made a public statement that people should change their diet, based on the  World Health Organization’s recent findings; consumption of red meat and processed meat is carcinogenic. The new guidelines recommend eating less processed foods such has hot dogs and

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Believing Genetics Affects Weight

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Oct-6_-2015_-7_39_51-PM-2.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to today’s Diabetes Health in the News Podcast! A new study suggests that when a family history of obesity is present, people may believe that their genes doom them  to become obese. For this reason, many people seem to “give up” and make poor food decisions, believing that their DNA has already predetermined their fate.

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Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Coffee Could Raise Heart Risks

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Sep-23_-2015_-2_19_06-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to the audio recording of Diabetes Health in The News. A recent study has brought bad news to young coffee lovers: Drinking a lot of caffeine could raise heart attack risks if a person already has high blood pressure. Additionally, coffee consumption among these patients has also been linked to a greater risk of pre-diabetes.

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Type 2 Diabetes: Nurse’s lifestyle Changes After Her Diagnosis

By Tanya Caylor When Vickie Betz got to age 49 without developing the Type 2 diabetes that had caused her mom so many health problems, she thought she’d escaped that fate. Shortly afterward she received her own diagnosis. “I can’t have cookies anymore!” she wailed. “Yes you can,” her doctor replied. “You just can’t have them every day.” Though disappointed, Betz knew she was fortunate

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Type 1 Diabetes: Dear Diabetes- You Can’t Have Him

By Meagan Esler I’m scared. More than I can remember being scared about health stuff, and that’s saying a lot. My adorable, funny, kind, and patient husband was told by an Endocrinologist that he is on the border of being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes if he doesn’t lose some weight and watch his diet. I’m crushed, worried, and sad. I feel like this is

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The History of Diabetes

For 2,000 years diabetes has been recognized as a devastating and deadly disease. In the first century A.D. a Greek, Aretaeus, described the destructive nature of the affliction which he named “diabetes” from the Greek word for “siphon.” Eugene J. Leopold in his text Aretaeus the Cappodacian describes Aretaeus’ diagnosis: “…For fluids do not remain in the body, but use the body only as a

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