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Diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes – Controlling High Blood Pressure In Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes or pregnancy-related diabetes raises the risk of the mother developing high blood pressure (hypertension) during her pregnancy, which can lead to severe complications. Scientists at Ankara University in Turkey and St. Petersburg George's University in London, United Kingdom found in the aggregate, studies on the subject show the oral anti-diabetic medication, metformin, can […]

Diabetes

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 […]

Diabetes

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 […]