Acupuncture therapy may be a useful tool to ward off type 2 diabetes

It’s been used for thousands of years to treat a variety of illnesses – illnesses; And now acupuncture could also help fight one of the 21st century’s biggest health challenges. A new study from Edith Cowan University has found acupuncture therapy may be a useful tool in avoiding type 2 diabetes. The research team investigated … Read more

Do You Consider Medications to Treat Obesity?

Robert F. Kushner, MD Do you consider using medications when treating patients for obesity? If you answered no, it’s time to make a change in your practice. Our current understanding of obesity as a chronic, progressive, and relapsing disease, just like type 2 diabetes, is useful in making the mindset shift toward a medical treatment … Read more

Acupuncture can help ward off diabetes: Study | Health

A new study from Edith Cowan University has found acupuncture therapy may be a useful tool in avoiding type 2 diabetes. The research team investigated dozens of studies covering the effects of acupuncture on more than 3,600 people with prediabetes, a condition which sees higher-than-normal blood glucose levels without being high enough to be diagnosed … Read more

Are Roller-Coaster Blood Sugar Levels Affecting Your Mood?

Have you been irritable lately? You know, a bit touchy or testy. Annoyed, agitated, even a little angry? (OK, enough with the alliteration.) If your answer is “yes,” do you know why? It might be the kids who are at home and bored on summer break. Perhaps your vacation plans got scratched by canceled or … Read more

Fasting Diet Could Help Folks With Type 2 Diabetes | Nation

TUESDAY, July 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Intermittent fasting might help people with type 2 diabetes better control their blood sugar levels, a new study has found. People with diabetes who restricted their eating to within a daily 10-hour window wound up with blood sugar levels in the normal range for about three hours longer … Read more

Fasting Diet Could Help Folks With Type 2 Diabetes – Consumer Health News

TUESDAY, July 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Intermittent fasting might help people with type 2 diabetes better control their blood sugar levels, a new study has found. People with diabetes who restricted their eating to within a daily 10-hour window wound up with blood sugar levels in the normal range for about three hours longer … Read more

How Diet Alone Can Achieve Remission in Diabetes

Cate Collings, MD Every year, roughly 1.4 million US adults are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. But when doctors discuss treatment options with newly diagnosed patients, they often fail to include an intensive whole-food and predominately plant-based dietary intervention as a potential strategy to achieve remission without medications or procedures. That’s a shame because remission … Read more

Ascensia Contour Next One Review 2022

It’s often the little details that translate to the biggest benefits when it comes to taking care of your diabetes. That was top of mind for me after trying out the Ascensia Contour Next ONE meter, the latest in the line of Contour meters from the company formerly known as Bayer. The Food and Drug … Read more

Supporting patients to achieve remission of type 2 diabetes

Janet James Senior lecturer, Department of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, England Why you should read this article: • To update your knowledge of research on remission of type 2 diabetes • To understand the link between weight loss, diet programs and remission of type 2 diabetes • To … Read more