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Studies have shown a connection between obesity and diabetes. Though being obese does not cause diabetes it is a risk factor. Maintaining a healthy weight is not only good for  diabetes prevention and management, but your health in general.

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Almost all of us who have diabetes have to deal with other medical problems too. But none of these conditions affects more of us than obesity and the problems that come with it.More than 85 percent of adults with diabetes were overweight in the U.S. government’s Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. And 54.8 percent of the…

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, posted Measuring your risk from obesity New research suggests that body shape is more important than body mass index (BMI) in…

03/01/14

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David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on Diabetes Diets Don't Work Dr. Loren Cordain, one of the pioneers of the paleo diet movement, issued a thorough and…

01/10/14

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David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on Weightism and Diabetesism Dear Karen,   Very interesting links. Thanks for…

08/06/13

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David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on How We Defeated Obesity and Diabetes Dear Martin,   If you need to use a diabetes drug to manage your diabetes,…

07/03/13

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