Category: diabetes

Vitamin E and Metabolic Syndrome

Just last week we reportedĀ on new research that showed the potential relationship between vitamin D and metabolic syndrome, a pre-cursor condition for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. Now, research published in the American...

Vitamin D and Metabolic Syndrome

There has been much interest lately in metabolic syndrome, a pre-cursor condition for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes. Obesity is often a main factor in the onset of this syndrome. While weight loss...

Antioxidants and Glucose Response

There are so many health issues associated with the lack of glucose control in bodily systems. Some people with diabetes, or those who are overweight/obese, may have difficulty controlling their glucose levels or hyperglycemia....

Sugar, Insulin Resistance and Type II Diabetes

It’s generally understood that too much sugar leads to insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome and type II diabetes. The most recent research published in The Journal of Clinical Investigation has shown additional information based on...

How You Cook Your Food Can Help Prevent Diabetes

A recent study from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and published in the journal Diabetologia, has shown that cooking methods can impact diabetes risk. In short, dry cooked foods (i.e. grilled, fried or...