Tag Archives: Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes: Six foods to be wary of at Christmas to keep your blood sugar in check

Type 2 diabetes is often caused by excess body fat which is brought on by poor diet and exercise. It’s a condition that causes the level of sugar, also known as glucose, in the blood to become too high. If it’s left untreated, a number of complications can occur, including eye problems, heart attack and… Read More »

Sugary drinks pose greater diabetes risk than other fructose-containing foods, study says

Diabetes drug may reverse Alzheimer’s symptoms A new study finds a diabetes drug known as a triple receptor “significantly reversed the memory deficit” in mice with Alzheimer’s. The new findings could help more than 5 million Americans who live with Alzheimer’s. Drinking sweetened drinks — like soda — could increase your chance of developing a certain… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Itching in this area of the body could be a sign

Type 2 diabetes is a common condition in the UK and often caused by a person being overweight or obese. If the condition is left untreated, serious health complications can occur, such as a heart attack, so recognising symptoms as early as possible is important. Symptoms include feeling thirsty all the time, feeling very tired,… Read More »