Tag Archive for diabetes

Ills of Junk!

Junk food has been part of our daily lives for quite a while now. Without realizing its harmful effects, we continue to consume more and more of it. Consequently, we see diabetes and blood pressure levels increasing among our youth. Increased consumption of junk food coupled with lack of exercise is fast becoming the main reason…

Green tea and why it is useful for us

We all drink things that are tasty and delicious. They may be soft drinks, juices or other things. There are some things that are really good for us like green tea. All of us should be drinking it all the time. It is most popular because it fights off skin cancer cells as it has…

Diabetes – A step closer to Cure

                  Diabetes is a condition in which a patient’s body lacks the ability to produce insulin or is incapable of utilizing it. Insulin is responsible for maintaining blood sugar levels. The procedure for a cure involves preparing stem cells into pancreatic cells and implanting them into the…

Four Things You Need to Know about Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease which has affected an estimated 23.6 million people in the US (90 percent to 95 percent have type 2 diabetes) – 17.9 million have been diagnosed, but 5.7 million are unaware they have the disease. People of all ages are susceptible to this ailment; even 2 year olds could contract diabetes.  And while it…