Tag: health

The Rising Prevalence of Diabetes and its Confounding Complications

New research from Decision Resources Group finds that the prevalent type 2 diabetes population in the G7 is rapidly increasing. And it's a confounding problem as to how to slow it down.

‘Catch-Up Sleep’ May Reverse Diabetes Risk

Though prior research has warned that a lack of sleep could increase the risk of type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests that "catch-up" sleep might reverse that risk -- at least over the short-term.

Whole Grains Contribute to a Longer life Says New Harvard Study

Researchers recommend that people choose foods that are high in whole grain ingredients—such as bran, oatmeal, and quinoa—that have at least 16 grams per serving, while reducing consumption of unhealthy refined carbohydrates.

Your First 10 Steps When Diagnosed With Diabetes

Being diagnosed with diabetes is a life changing event. It's important to get all of the information you can.

Watch this Funny Fat Blocking Tea Advertisement from Thailand

Having a little trouble getting into those jeans? Then you'll appreciate this Thai advertisement from Suntory, the Japanese brewing and distilling company.

The Importance of Good Dental Health for Diabetics

Good dental care is a must. But for people with diabetes, it's even more important to be mindful of.

Diabetes Prevention ‘Substantially’ Linked to Plant Rich Diet

Diabetes Prevention. According to the results, a plant-based diet that was low in animal foods was associated with a 20% reduced risk of type 2 diabetes.

App to Help Type 1 Diabetics Developed by Penn State Students

The app is designed to help people with Type 1 diabetes better monitor and manage their condition independently.

Hong Kong and Indonesians Have Lowest View of their Health

People from Hong Kong and Indonesia have the most pessimistic views according to a survey released by life insurer AIA Group Ltd.

Aspirin Could Lower Rate of Prostate Cancer

The Wall street Journal has published promising research findings for those who might have prostate cancer offering some help.