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Insulin resistance as a key link for the increased risk of cognitive impairment in the metabolic syndrome

Insulin resistance as a key link for the increased risk of cognitive impairment in the metabolic syndrome

Important Brain Implications for Obesity in Diabetics

Important Brain Implications for Obesity in Diabetics

Scientific research definitively supports the relationship that results in less adequate control of blood sugar in type 2 diabetics when one is also overweight or obese. This is the reason why health care pr...
Diabetes, Obesity and Brain Health

Diabetes, Obesity and Brain Health

Over the past several years I have been writing about the detrimental effects of type 2 diabetes on brain health. For example, we've seen an extensive amount of research published that shows a strong relatio...
Brain changes in overweight/obese and normal-weight adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Brain changes in overweight/obese and normal-weight adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Statin Drugs & Diabetes: What You Need To Know

Statin Drugs & Diabetes: What You Need To Know

Recent reports continue to find an adverse relationship between Type 2 diabetes and the risk of Alzheimer's, with diabetes shown to increase the risk of an Alzheimer's disease diagnosis. In light of this, i...
Magnesium Intake and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Magnesium Intake and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Use of Antibiotics and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: A Population-Based Case-Control Study

Use of Antibiotics and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes: A Population-Based Case-Control Study

Coffee – A Healthy Choice

Coffee – A Healthy Choice

It has been estimated that around 60% of Americans over the age of 18 report that they are “regular” coffee drinkers. No doubt what most motivates this consumption is the familiar and dependable lift that co...
PCOS – Focus on Cause Not Just Symptoms

PCOS – Focus on Cause Not Just Symptoms

PCOS, or polycystic ovary syndrome, is becoming increasingly common. The syndrome is characterized by a multitude of factures, including irregular or total loss of menstrual periods, heavy periods, acne, inc...
It’s Never Nice To Fool Mother Nature

It’s Never Nice To Fool Mother Nature

By now, pretty much everyone is dialed in to the message that sugar threatens health. No doubt, this is a powerful and motivating bit of information for people to adopt dietary strategies that limit sugar ex...