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May 12, 2012
ARE TURNIPS GOOD OR BAD FOR PERSONS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES?
May 12, 2012
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Foods to Avoid for Gout - Living a Healthy Life to Avoid Painful Gout Attacks
Gout is a type of arthritis that affects the joints, tendons, and other bodily tissues. Even as the medical condition is more common amongst men over 30, it is also known to develop in women who are post-menopausal or hypertensive. Several risks factors increase the chances of developing gout; therefore living a healthier life-style is crucial. Consequently, the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Disease have recommended a variety of foods to avoid for gout. Gout is the result of high concentration of uric acid in the bloodstream or hyperuricemia. The high levels of uric acid form hard crystals or urates in the joints causing pain and inflammation. More so, chronic gout may lead to a chalky, gritty substance called tophi that lodges in the joints or deposits inside the ears. In even worse cases, the condition can lead to kidney stones. As you can see, if gout is left untreated, it is significantly damaging to major organs and tissues of the ...
Diabetes Diet: Growing Organic Vegetables & What to Avoid in Gardening
[HUMOR] Vegetables are going to be expensive this summer. And because vegetables, especially above-ground vegetables like greens, broccoli, and cauliflower, are the mainstay of a healthy diabetic diet, everyone who is able should have a vegetable garden this summer. I've just finished cutting back the old canes on my raspberry bushes (and have a couple of jagged scratches across my face where a belligerent raspberry cane attacked me without provocation), and now I'm planning my vegetable garden. Hmm. What should I plant this year? Before I was diagnosed with diabetes , I loved succotash. I always wanted to plant some, but I could never find any succotash seeds. Whenever I asked at the garden store, the clerks would roll on the floor laughing. I assumed that was because succotash seeds were so popular they sold out on the first day of spring, so I kept coming in earlier every year, but I was never able to find any. One year, after the clerk pick...
Avoid Liquid Calories to Keep Weight Down and Diabetes Under Control
Earlier studies that I reviewed here indicated that when we take our food in liquid form rather than in a solid one, we consume more calories that day. And now a big new study shows that when we cut back on the amount of liquid calories that we consume, we do lose weight. But, unlike the earlier studies, the new one finds only one liquid culprit: sugar-sweetened beverages. No other type of beverage is associated with a change in weight. This is good news for people with diabetes. More than 85 percent of us are overweight or obese, according to a survey by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Six other beverages tested in the new study had little or no effect on the weight of the participants. They are diet drinks sweetened with artificial sweeteners, milk with four different amounts of fat, 100 percent fruit and vegetable juices, coffee and tea with sugar, coffee and tea without sugar, coffee and tea sweetened with artificial sweeteners, and all sorts of alcoholic b...
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