WEDNESDAY, Nov. Individuals with pre-diabetes have blood sugar levels higher than normal, but not high enough for a diagnosis of diabetes. “While prior animal studies found fish oil increased circulating adiponectin, whether similar effects apply in humans is not established. Until now. Cox regression examined coronary heart disease (CHD) and CVD events over a mean 11-year follow-up in those individuals at BP, LDL-C, and HbA1c target levels, and by the number of controlled risk factors. Extra cholesterol in the blood settles on the inner walls of the arteries, narrowing them and allowing less blood to pass through them to the heart. This type of study cannot determine whether tea itself lowers the risk for type 2 diabetes; it can only establish an association.
However, there are some risks associated with tight control, particularly an increased risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). What they found most interesting is the fact that those who started the habit later in life had a lower of risk of type 2 diabetes as well, given that the participants were men and women of middle age and old age. So, in other words, the butter and whole-milk eaters did better at keeping the pounds off. If uncontrolled, diabetes can lead to complications including blindness, kidney failure, cardiovascular disease and amputations. Their suggestion had been to remove all protein from the diet that was not plant based. That’s the finding from a Harvard School of Public Health