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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 Best Exercise for People with Diabetes

Lately I’ve been thinking about the best way for those of us who have diabetes to get the exercise we need to stay in shape and to help us manage our diabetes better. But until now I only had my own opinion. The best exercise, I had decided on the basis of my experience, was to get the exercise we like, because that’s the only... 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 Best Exercise for People with Diabetes

Lately I’ve been thinking about the best way for those of us who have diabetes to get the exercise we need to stay in shape and to help us manage our diabetes better. But until now I only had my own opinion. The best exercise, I had decided on the basis of my experience, was to get the exercise we like, because that’s the only... Read moreChevron
posted 07/09/2014, comments (0)|
Dr. Fran Cogen

Dr. Fran Cogen, Health Pro

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Director, Child/Adolescent Diabetes Program at Children's Nat'l

Inhaled Rapid Acting Insulin- Redux

AFREZZA® has been approved by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for use in adults. What is AFREZZA? AFREZZA is an “ultra rapid- acting mealtime insulin” that has been developed for adults with type 1 and 2 diabetes to improve glycemic control. The system includes an inhaler device that consists of AFREZZA inhalation powder... Read moreChevron
posted 07/08/2014, comments (0)|
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

Receiving the Diabetes Diagnosis

“Did anybody ever tell you that you have diabetes?”  Since you are reading this, my guess is that somebody gave you this diagnosis. On February 7, 1994, Dr. Joseph Blum, my primary care physician at the VA Clinic in Santa Barbara, California, broke the news to me with those words. He added that my A1C level was 14.4. Before... Read moreChevron
mvrama

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Ragi has high GI

The experimental results of feeding Ragi, and testing glucose levels is reported in Amer. Jnl of Clin. Nut, 2002, by Powell, Holt, Miller, Univ. of Sydney, which lists GI of Ragi as worse than rice. There was a paper by some Gujarat Univ. long back in 60s or 70s. stating the same. Rice with Rajma curry or Chana curry etc. is much better than... Read moreChevron
posted 07/03/2014, comments (0)|

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