If your doctor has diagnosed you with Type 2 diabetes, then she has probably already told you about the importance of adding exercise to your treatment plan. Physical activity can help you improve your blood sugar control, lose weight, and reduce you... Read more
Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is a common complication of diabetes. In fact, the majority of people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes will experience hypoglycemia at one time or another—even if their diabetes is well controlled. Hypoglycemia c... Read more
What Is Diabetes?
Diabetes is a condition that causes high blood sugar levels. It is a chronic disease that can be managed but not cured. It does not go away. Knowing as much as you can about the disease is the first step to managing it effectively... Read more
Your body breaks down the food you eat into a type of sugar called glucose. After you eat a meal or snack, that glucose makes its way into the bloodstream, causing the level of sugar in your blood to increase. Your pancreas responds by releasing the... Read more
Under normal circumstances, the glucose (sugar) levels in your blood rise after you eat a meal or snack. In response, the body produces a hormone called insulin, which is necessary in order for the body to convert glucose in your bloodstream into usa... Read more
I have the desire to eat and it's not meal time. Hello emotional eating, which is defined as the desire to eat that is not related to hunger. I'm telling myself there is no good reason to eat outside of my meal times. I will eat in a few hours. Help... Read more
I literally just joined right now , looking for friends who are losing weight as well . I've lost 40 looking to lose 50 more ! I'm engaged and my fiance is away for 15 months and I'm really wanting to surprise him and myself .looking for support... Read more
Grazing. Spontaneous eating and grazing have sabotaged my weight loss efforts. I'm setting an intention to plan ahead, and make mindful choices one meal, one snack at a time and STOP grazing.... Read more
What's for dinner on Christmas?
I'm having chicken instead of turkey
macaroni and cheese
corn bread stuffing
pie (not sure what kind yet)
beverage (a diet one) lol to that after all this food. 4 223... Read more
I work out after work and sometimes eat dinner before, sometimes after, depending on my hunger level. But I feel bad eating a big meal right before bed knowing I won't be working any of it off. I'm still inside my ranges, so is this an issue or not?... Read more
Check the food recommendations for your Blood Type. Eating according to your blood type maximizes metabolic efficiency, especially if you scrub accumulated Lectins from your receptor sites. See the DEFLECT for your blood type at www.northamericanph... Read more
Paula Deen's recent announcement that she has type 2 diabetes set the media ablaze with speculation and discussion regarding the role of her diet and the potentially deadly disease. Some critics claim that her high-fat, high-calorie, high-sodium... Read more
Simple carbohydrates are composed of one or two sugar units that are broken down and digested quickly, which can leave you feeling tired, hungry, and craving more sugar shortly after you’ve eaten. Recent research has shown that certain simple c... Read more
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