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How to Take Action to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

January 27, 2015
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By: Lauren Lange MSH,RD,LD/N

Good news! It is proven that type 2 Diabetes is preventable! In general, watching your weight, staying active & eating healthy can lessen your risk of type 2 diabetes.

Everyone knows “to eat right & exercise” in […]

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Understanding Diabetes

January 12, 2015
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Diabetes General Information

Diabetes is a disorder that affects the body’s metabolism, and causes problems with the way the body digests food for growth and energy. When affected by Diabetes, the pancreas produces little to no insulin, or the cells of the body do not […]

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Gestational Diabetes

November 5, 2013
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Gestational diabetes is a condition in which women without previously diagnosed diabetes exhibit high blood glucose levels during pregnancy (especially during their third trimester).

There is some question whether the condition is natural during pregnancy. Gestational diabetes is caused when the insulin receptors do not function […]

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Diabetes: Type 2

November 5, 2013
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Diabetes mellitus type 2 is a metabolic disorder that is characterized by high blood glucose in the context of insulin resistance and relative insulin deficiency.

This is in contrast to diabetes mellitus type 1, in which there is an absolute insulin deficiency due to destruction of […]

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