Diabetes type 2 - top 10 foods to add to your meal plan for slashing blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 could be treated by making diet or exercise changes. You can lower your risk of high blood sugar symptoms by adding these 10 foods to your meal plan, it ’s been claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breakfast cereal boxes 'mislead' shoppers over how much sugar, fat and salt they contain: Which?  
Which? says companies that produce cereals, porridge and granola use various portion sizes, and sometimes include the impact of adding milk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Caffeine-sensitive cells may let diabetics control their blood sugar
Swiss scientists have developed specialized kidney cells that release insulin when caffeine is detected. Someday, these could allow diabetics to control their blood sugar with cups of coffee. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Less Improvement in AHA Diet Score for SNAP Participants
Disparities persisted for most foods and nutrients; worsened for processed meats, added sugars (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - June 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

11 Best Foods For Your Immune System
The following story is excerpted from TIME’s special edition, 100 Most Healing Foods, which is available in stores, at the Meredith Shop and at Amazon. Vitamin C has a reputation for being a feel-good nutrient, so it will come as no surprise that this list is full of foods with high levels of it. In the body, vitamin C behaves as an antioxidant, which means it protects cells from free-radical damage. Consuming it also helps the body better absorb iron, which is critical for normal immune-system function. Although foods high in vitamin C won’t stop your flu symptoms, eating them regularly may help prevent...
Source: TIME: Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexandra Sifferlin Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

Children consume more than a year's worth of sugar in 6 months
Research suggests that children aged 4-10 years are consuming on average 13 cubes of sugar each day (around 4,800 cubes each year), which is more than double the maximum recommendation. Sugary drinks remain one of the main contributors (10%). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Eat this food languishing in your cupboard to slash blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 and type 1 sufferers need to control their blood sugar to avoid blood sugar spikes which, if left for a long time, could cause a coma or blindness. They do this through changes to their lifestyle and diet, including adding new foods. Eating this could help reduce your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One Blood Test Might Be Enough to Diagnose Diabetes
TUESDAY, June 19, 2018 -- New research suggests that a single blood test could confirm type 2 diabetes, saving patients time and health care costs. Currently, it's recommended that a blood test focused on elevated fasting levels of blood sugar... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 19, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Diabetes: Eating this could help slash blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 and type 1 sufferers need to control their blood sugar to avoid blood sugar spikes which, if left for a long time, could cause a coma or blindness. They do this through changes to their lifestyle and diet, including adding new foods. Eating this could help reduce your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Eat this to help slash blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 and type 1 sufferers need to control their blood sugar to avoid blood sugar spikes which, if left for a long time, could cause a coma or blindness. They do this through changes to their lifestyle and diet, including adding new foods. Eating this could help reduce your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Eat red onion to slash blood sugar levels - how to change your diet
DIABETES type 2 and type 1 sufferers need to control their blood sugar to avoid blood sugar spikes which, if left for a long time, could cause a coma or blindness. They do this through changes to their lifestyle and diet, including adding new foods. Eating this could help reduce your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Junk food watershed restrictions must include on-demand services
Children watching on-demand are inundated with unhealthy ads Related items fromOnMedica GPs should lead on weight management advice to children Sugary drinks remains key source of sugar in teenagers ’ diets Hospitals in England cutting back on sugary drink/snack sales Supermarkets ban sale of energy drinks to under-16s Children obesity (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 19, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

'Drinking' vinegars that could cut blood sugars
‘Drinking’ vinegars, are apparently flying off health food shop shelves — thanks to the benefits claimed, including weight loss, lower blood sugar levels and a healthy gut. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Five drinks that won’t make your blood sugar spike
DIABETES type 2 symptoms are not always apparent, but it ’s important to recognise all the signs or do what you can to prevent the condition as it can lead to other health problems such as heart disease and stroke. One of the ways to reduce your risk of diabetes is by eating a healthy, balanced diet. Certain drinks can make blood sugar spike, but the fo llowing five can help keep it level. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Are you at risk? Check if you suffer from these five hazards
DIABETES type 2 happens when the body struggles to regulate blood sugar levels, due to problems with the hormone insulin. You are more likely to develop the condition in later life due to these risk factors. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Being overweight rasies your risk of developing this condition
DIABETES type 2 happens when the body struggles to regulate blood sugar levels, due to problems with the hormone insulin. You are more likely to develop the condition in later life due to these risk factors. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: How to tell if you’re at risk of developing the condition
DIABETES type 2 happens when the body struggles to regulate blood sugar levels, due to problems with the hormone insulin. You are more likely to develop the condition in later life due to these risk factors. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating dinner in the mid-afternoon then fasting lowers blood pressure and boosts metabolism
(Natural News) It’s not just what you eat, but when you eat that matters. This is what researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) concluded when they found that fasting can cause significant improvements in a person’s blood sugar control, blood pressure and oxidative stress levels. Intermittent fasting is hot, but it is... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Add these berries to your diet to avoid blood sugar spikes
DIABETES is a condition where the body can no longer control blood sugar levels. There are two main types: Diabetes type 1 which usually appears at birth and Diabetes type 2 which can appear in later life. If you ’re a sufferer, eating these berries could help you maintain your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Eating this supplement could help lower your blood sugar levels
DIABETES is a condition where the body struggles to control blood sugar levels. There are several different forms including diabetes type 1, which appears after birth, and diabetes type 2, which may develop later in life. Adding this powder to your diet could help control your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Eat Baobab fruit extract to help lower blood sugar levels
DIABETES is a condition where the body struggles to control blood sugar levels. There are several different forms including diabetes type 1, which appears after birth, and diabetes type 2, which may develop later in life. Adding this powder to your diet could help control your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gene therapy could help paralysed people gain control of their hands
Researchers at King's College London gave the treatment to paralysed rats - and found it allowed them to pick up sugar cubes using their paws. The findings were published in Brain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children eat a year ’s worth of sugar in just FIVE months
Public Health England officials have calculated youngsters reached their recommended amount of added sugar for 2018 at the end of May. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Slurping this drink could lower your blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2, and other forms of the condition, happen when the body cannot control its blood sugar levels. It can be caused by a range of factors, including a poor diet and not exercising regularly. Drinking this tea can help lower your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children in England consuming 'twice as much sugar as recommended'
Youngsters in England have consumed their recommended 2018 sugar allowance before the end of June. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children consume more than a year ’s worth of sugar in six months
Children in England are on track to consume around 4,800 cubes of sugar each by the end of the year, more than double the maximum recommendation. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - June 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Kids consume more than a year ’s sugar in six months
More than double recommendation consumed Related items fromOnMedica Tackling obesity ‘must be made a national priority’ UK lagging behind peers on child health We are ‘sitting on a young people’s health time bomb’ Diabetes will soon cost NHS £16.9bn Global cancer burden set to soar (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - these ingredients could REVERSE your high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 could be reversed by making some diet and lifestyle changes. One patient lowered her high blood sugar readings and prevented diabetes symptoms by adding these herbal supplements to her daily diet plan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eating lentils instead of rice or potatoes could lower blood sugar and help to prevent diabetes
Researchers at the University of Guelph in Canada found people who swapped half a portion of rice or potato with lentils had lower blood sugar after their meal than those who didn't have lentils. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - these ingredients could lower your risk of high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 could be reversed by making some diet and lifestyle changes. One patient lowered her high blood sugar readings and prevented diabetes symptoms by adding these herbal supplements to her daily diet plan. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Avoid eating this for breakfast to control blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 symptoms can be difficult to detect, but if the condition is left untreated it can result in more serious health problems. As well as regular exercise, eating a healthy, balanced diet can slash your risk of this type of diabetes and help control blood sugar levels. Avocado, eggs and almonds are all recommended foods to eat, but others should be avoided. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Survival medicine: Are you familiar with the medicinal uses of honey?
(Natural News) Aside from being a natural sweetener, preppers know that raw honey has several medicinal uses that can be helpful in a pinch. Check them out below, and don’t forget to include some honey in your supplies. (h/t to BeansBulletsBandagesAndYou.com) Honey possesses medicinal properties because it is full of sugar with little to no water... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Eat this to help maintain blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 is often triggered in later life due to problems with the hormone insulin, meaning the body can ’t control blood sugar levels. Treatment involves changes to diet and lifestyle, such as avoiding high sugar snacks. Eating this could help maintain your blood sugar levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar) Symptoms and Diabetes
Title: Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar) Symptoms and DiabetesCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 2/5/2002 10:15:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:07 PM (Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General)
Source: MedicineNet Diabetes General - June 13, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2: Swap pastry for this 25p alternative to help control blood sugar levels
DIABETES type 2 is often triggered in later life due to problems with the hormone insulin, meaning the body can ’t control blood sugar levels. Treatment involves changes to diet and lifestyle to help maintain blood sugar levels. Replacing your pastry with this 25p snack could help you achieve this. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US toddlers have more than SEVEN teaspoons of added sugar a day by age two, CDC report finds
A new CDC study has found that American toddlers are consuming too much added sugar, with kids between ages of 19 and 23 months old consuming more than seven teaspoons per day. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Your Workplace Making You Fat?
ATLANTA, GA (CBS Local) – The dilemma is all too familiar: it’s Monday morning, you walk into your office and see that someone has left a big box of donuts in the break room. Then, your co-worker tells you there will be cake later for yet another birthday celebration. The Details: A new study finds that U.S. employees add 1,300 calories at work each week Pizza, sandwiches, and soda were the most common food choices at work Health officials say bringing your lunch is the best way to watch your weight  One thing’s for sure. You’re not alone. A new federal government survey found ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Local TV Obesity talkers Weight Gain Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - add these five foods to your diet to lower blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 symptoms include weight loss, feeling very tired, or rushing to the toilet more often than normal to pass urine. But, you could lower your blood sugar by adding these foods to your diet, it ’s been claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. Babies, Toddlers Eat Way Too Much Added Sugar, Study Finds
BOSTON, MA (CBS Local) – It’s well-known that Americans consume too much sugar. In fact, that affinity for the sweet stuff starts as early as infancy. Some babies are consuming added sugar that exceeds maximum levels recommended for adults, according to a new report from U.S. researchers. The Details: A new study says U.S. children are consuming too much added sugar Researchers say 85 percent of infants are eating more sugar than recommended Added sugar has been linked to obesity, heart disease, and high blood pressure Eating foods with added sugar can influence a child’s food choices later in life...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Local TV Sugar talkers Source Type: news

Most Infants and Toddlers Consume Added Sugar
TUESDAY, June 12, 2018 -- Most infants and toddlers aged 6 to 23 months consume added sugar, according to a study presented during Nutrition 2018, the annual meeting of the American Society for Nutrition, held from June 9 to 12 in Boston. Kirsten... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 12, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 symptoms: Add this aromatic spice to your diet to control blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 symptoms aren ’t always easy to detect, but it’s important to recognise certain signs. The condition left untreated can result in more serious health problems. As well as regular exercise, eating the right foods can slash your risk of this type of diabetes and help control blood sugar levels. A popular spice used in both savoury and sweet dishes could be the answer, according to one expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Composition of complex sugars in breast milk may prevent future food allergies
(University of California - San Diego) The unique composition of a mother's breastmilk may help to reduce food sensitization in her infant, report researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine with colleagues in Canada. The findings, publishing in the June 15 issue of Allergy, further highlight the health role of human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs), which are not found in infant formula, and underscore their potential for therapeutic interventions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

CDC: Toddlers In US Eating Too Much Sugar
BOSTON (CBS) – Toddlers in the United States are eating too much sugar according to a new study conducted by the Center for Disease Control. In fact, in some cases, babies are consuming more added sugar than the maximum amount recommended for adults. All sugars are essentially handled the same in the body but sugar found in fruit and milk, for example, is accompanied by fiber and other nutrients. Sugars added to soda or candy or processed foods are usually just that, sugar. Researchers at the CDC wanted to study the sugar intake of kids under two. They found that 60-percent were consuming added sugar before their fir...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Watch Listen Dr. Mallika Marshall HealthWatch Sugar Source Type: news

Brigham & Women ’ s Researchers Develop Non-Invasive Treatment For Diabetes
BOSTON (CBS) – Many patients turn to weight loss surgery to help reverse obesity and type 2 diabetes, but surgery is invasive and can cause side effects. So surgeons and researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital have developed a non-invasive treatment that could one day treat type 2 diabetes without surgery. They engineered a substance, called LuCI, which when taken by mouth temporarily coats the lining of the intestine to alter the way nutrients are absorbed and prevent spikes in blood sugar after eating. One hour after the substance was fed to rats, their body’s response to glucose was lowered by almo...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Watch Listen Brigham and Women's Hospital Dr. Mallika Marshall HealthWatch Source Type: news

Babies, toddlers eat way too much sugar, study finds
New study is the first to look at sugar consumption in kids as young as 6 months old (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Surgery in a pill' coats intestine to create armor against glucose and prevent blood sugar spikes
Scientists at at Brigham and Women's Hospital at Harvard Medical School have created a pill that temporarily coats the lining of the intestine making it unable to absorb sugars and other nutrients. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Toddlers, You Are Eating Too Much Added Sugar, Study Suggests
A study presented yesterday at Nutrition 2018 showed how much added sugar Americans are feeding their infants and toddlers. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Diabetes type 1: Feeling tired could be a sign of this condition - what you should know
DIABETES type 1 symptoms appear in early life as sufferers have the condition from birth. Treatment is focused on managing blood sugar levels and signs of the condition, as there is no cure. You should watch out for these eight symptoms of diabetes type 1 in your children when they are young. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 1: Eight symptoms you should watch out for - what you need to know
DIABETES type 1 symptoms appear in early life as sufferers have the condition from birth. Treatment is focused on managing blood sugar levels and signs of the condition, as there is no cure. You should watch out for these eight symptoms of diabetes type 1 in your children when they are young. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes type 1 symptoms: Bed-wetting again could be a sign your child has the condition
DIABETES type 1 symptoms appear in early life as sufferers have the condition from birth. Treatment is focused on managing blood sugar levels and signs of the condition, as there is no cure. You should watch out for these eight symptoms of diabetes type 1 in your children when they are young. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news