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Guide to understanding food labeling

Guide to understanding food labeling Food labeling becomes a true jumble of ingredients, calories, grams, percentages and other data difficult to interpret. This post will provide you with tools to clarify its meaning. Nothing worse than having information and have no idea of how to understand it. In fact, it can drive us [...]

By |4 August, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention, Nutrition|
  • Measuring glucose levels prevent type 2 diabetes

Why measuring glucose levels can prevent type 2 diabetes?

Why measuring glucose levels can prevent type 2 diabetes? Measuring blood glucose levels is vital to prevent type 2 diabetes, especially for people who are genetically predisposed to develop type 2 diabetes and people with prediabetes. Why? We live in an obesogenic environment in which it is very difficult to avoid foods with [...]

By |1 August, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention|
  • Diabetes and food myths

Six diabetes and food Myths

Six diabetes and food Myths There are no environments such as health and diet where myths spread like wildfire. And in this area, slimming and diabetes stand out above. By Juan Revenga It is terrible. In a world driven by aesthetics, health is second. There is no way to understand the lack of [...]

By |18 July, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention, Nutrition|
  • What foods should be part of a healthy plate?

What foods should be part of a healthy plate?

What foods should be part of a healthy plate? Our diet is worsening so much and the supply of trash food (over salted, over-fated and over sweetened) is so wide that we must make a huge effort to learn back and recognized healthy foodstuff. What kind of food should we choose for a healthy [...]

By |5 July, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention, Healthy eating|
  • physical activity childhood and adolescence

What kind of physical activity fits better for children and teens?

At present days, almost everybody knows that physical activity is a need to keep ourselves healthy. However, many family´s way of life doesn´t seem to consider that need. Thus, so many parents think that school physical activity time is enough. And it is not. What kind of physical activity fits better for [...]

By |4 July, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention, Healthy lifestyle|
  • cardiovascular disease and diabetes

Cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes

Cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes When it comes to establish an association between cardiovascular risk and type 2 diabetes, scientific evidence is conclusive. Both, cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes already have epidemic dimension and are among the main causes of death. If you have type 2 diabetes your body does [...]

By |22 June, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention|
  • obesity type 2 diabetes

Why does obesity produce type 2 diabetes?

Why does obesity produce type 2 diabetes? Obesity and overweight are main risk factors for type 2 diabetes. The relationship between these pathologies is so close that we start talking of diabesity. How does obesity lead to type 2 diabetes? And more important, how can we prevent it? Prevalence of obesity and type [...]

By |9 June, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention|
  • Physical activity sedentarism childhood obesity

Physical activity against sedentarism and childhood obesity

Physical activity against sedentarism and childhood obesity Beside negative eating habits, sedentarism is one of the main risk factors for obesity and type 2 diabetes in both children and adolescents. Daily physical activity levels are far below the recommended guidelines, meanwhile screen time is increasing. How much physical activity do children and adolescents need [...]

By |26 May, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention, Healthy lifestyle|
  • Prevention intervention diabetes ADA report

New standards in prevention and treatment of diabetes

New standards in prevention and treatment of diabetes Stuff goes fast around diabetes. Thus, it is not surprising that each year the American Diabetes Association (ADA) updated its Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes (2017) to provide the best advice based on the most recent evidence. As usual, the document includes several sections like: [...]

By |15 May, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention|
  • From obesity to type 2 diabetes

From obesity to type 2 diabetes and vice versa

From obesity to type 2 diabetes and vice versa Under Tackling Obesity Together slogan, the seventh edition of the European Obesity Day will take place this coming May 20th. It brings people together to raise awareness and increase knowledge about obesity. According to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) data, more than half [...]

By |8 May, 2017|Categories: Diabetes prevention, News|
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