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Type 2 Diabetes – Can Yoga Help Control Blood Sugar Levels?

A lot has been said about yoga and its potential to cure almost anything. But is this the case where Type 2 diabetes is concerned? It is very common for people diagnosed with this form of diabetes to engage in various kinds of exercises like calisthenics, jogging or even cycling. Getting involved in yoga is […]

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Type 2 Diabetes – The Five Most Damaging Refined Carbohydrates

The bulk of carbohydrate foods consumed today are highly refined and processed. Most of it is simple sugar, but not just table sugar; corn syrup, sweet drinks and different types of candy. Usually, the nutrients and fiber have also been stripped away. Not all carbohydrates are bad for you, but the following are classed as […]

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Type 2 Diabetes – Loneliness, Depression and Inflammation in Diabetes

According to a study reported on in January of 2019 in the journal Psychophysiology, loneliness affects how people diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes handle stress. Stress has known links to heart disease and death, possibly by affecting the different hormones, the nervous system, and inflammation. It is known people with Type 2 diabetes have difficulty […]

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Type 2 Diabetes – Protecting the Heart and Blood Vessels

Omentin is a small protein recently discovered. This protein is found… in fat cells around the heart and other organs, in the small intestines, in the cells lining the heart and other organs, in blood vessel cells, in some airway cells, in the colon, in the ovaries, and blood. The molecule is anti-inflammatory, and varying […]