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Cinnamon | Sunrise Children’s Hospital

Quale JM, Landman D, Zaman MM, et al. The scent reminds me of fall, my favorite time of year, and brings back memories of making apple pies with my mom, and celebrating the holidays. The optimal management of diabetes, especially for type 2, requires addressing not only glucose concentrations but also concomitant lipid and blood pressure measures. 1996;24:103-109. Oishi K, Mori K, Nishiura Y. Also, while technically not sweet, “sweet spices” like cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger have been shown to boost satiety and mimic sweetness, which allows you to cut back on sugar in nearly anything, from your morning cup of Joe to a batch of homemade muffins. This interest was first sparked by a 2003 Pakistani study of 60 patients with type 2 diabetes.1 The patients had significant improvements in fasting glucose concentrations, as well as lipid concentrations, while taking cinnamon in dosages of 1 g to 6 g daily.

Bull Jap Soc Sci Fish. 1974;40:1241-1250. On two separate days, volunteers added two tablespoons of spices, including cinnamon, to a fatty meal, which was tested against an identical control meal without spices. Similarly, total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and triglyceride concentrations were decreased by 15.6 mg/dL, 9.4 mg/dL, and 29.6 mg/dL, respectively. Am J Chin Med . 1996;24:103-109. In the study, 22 obese volunteers with prediabetes were divided randomly into two groups.

In addition, some studies were from countries with dietary patterns that are significantly

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[ Diabetes Solutions ]

iBGStar Device Allows Those With Diabetes to Monitor Their Glucose With An iPhone

When it comes to connecting diabetes devices and assuring that they can “talk to each other,” the small but mighty startup Glooko is making surprising progress. iHealth Lab announced more than just the glucose meter: It also unveiled a Bluetooth-enabled version of its Blood Pressure Dock and a new design for its Wireless Body Fat Scale. Yet Sanofi is reassessing its platform strategy for the iBGStar product after several years of rapid change in the smartphone market. Using the technology built into your iPhone or iPod touch, you can share this information with your healthcare professional while on-the-go, to help you make better-informed diabetes-related decisions together. Got no time but to improve my health this device stopped work, refused to transfer my data, but I’d did work now refused to connect. mySugr Scanner works without any cables, Bluetooth, WiFi or other complicated technology. The device includes a built-in alarm, customizable alerts and is the first to offer wireless Bluetooth® technology right in the transmitter of the device so users no longer need to carry a receiver with them.

All user information within the Health app is permissioned and stored securely on their iPhone or iPod Touch, ensuring that users maintain control over what information is shared and with whom. The device will be commercially available in Europe in a soft launch during the first quarter of 2014. The exercise tracking employs a precise algorithm for motion

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[ Diabetes Type 1 ]

Diabetes Awareness and Treatment Programme WDF14-933

Diabetes Tasmania organised a 12-day, 600km adventure cycle tour of Sri Lanka for its members, raising funds and awareness of diabetes. ‘We have delivered one-lakh (100,000) booklets containing information on treating and managing diabetes to recipients through the 9,800 post offices across the state,’ Novo Nordisk India managing director Melvin D’souza said at an event here. If you are thinking about breastfeeding, consider the following benefits both for you and your child. Metformin also reduced risk, although less dramatically. The fans, family and friends of the various dance teams voted for each of the teams as the People’s Choice. The Aarupadai Veedu Medical College and Kanagalignam Opticals in association with Hope and Helping Hand also organised a free health mela focussing on prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases at Anandha Inn Convention Hall. Each training session will be attended by by more than 300 participants.

they checked my sugar and it was way up there. Speaking on the occasion, IDF head of communications Isabella Platon said that Mohanlal has been named as the ‘World Diabetes Day Hero’ who will be the lead celebrity to carry out the campaign in the state. Both Diabetes Awareness Month and World Diabetes Day were created to help combat the rising number of diagnosed diabetes every year. Spinderella is committed to raising awareness of diabetes and the importance of eating healthy and being active. We’ll place posters in shopping

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