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Dr. Bill Quick

Dr. Bill Quick, Health Pro

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Physician who is living with diabetes; editor of www.D-is-for-Diabetes.com

What Are The Actual Effects Of Restricting Fats and Carbs?

A recent publication caused a brief flurry of excitement in the media when it was announced that a new study debunked a commonly-held belief that dietary carbohydrate restriction causes more body fat loss than does dietary fat restriction. The study, Read moreChevron

posted 08/24/2015, comments (0)|
Gretchen Becker

Gretchen Becker, Health Guide

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Author, Humorist, wildlyfluctuating.blogspot.com

The Blessings of Diabetes

I love yogurt, and I eat a lot of it. Well, actually I eat mostly kefir, which I make myself. But they're similar.

 

I'm on a low-carb diet, so of course I don't eat the commercially flavored high-sugar yogurts on the market. I often mix strawberries (thawed in microwave if they're frozen) with the kefir, add stevia and some... Read moreChevron

David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

Does Your Diabetes Diagnosis Scare You?

If a doctor told you recently that you have diabetes, you may be frightened out of your wits. That’s not a pleasant feeling, but it’s better than the alternative.

 

“My numbers are 6.1,” a friend, Tina, wrote me recently. “Where should I start? I’m so... Read moreChevron

David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

The One Bad Fat You Must Avoid

Just a few years ago we were calling trans fat the worst fat, as I wrote in 2002 at “New Label for Worst Fat” for Diabetes Wellness News. But now we know that it is the only bad fat, because saturated fat is off the... Read moreChevron

Dr. Bill Quick

Dr. Bill Quick, Health Pro

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Physician who is living with diabetes; editor of www.D-is-for-Diabetes.com

CGM Withdrawal Syndrome

It's sad that I have to admit this, but I had "CGM Withdrawal Syndrome" yesterday, last night, and this morning. As you may be aware, I've been using a continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) device for quite a few years (since... Read moreChevron

posted 08/17/2015, comments (0)|

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