Diabetes

Information on how to prevent diabetes
from A4M Longevity Magazine eJournal . . .

Fish Diet

More Fish May Lower Diabetes Risk

Salmon, herring, and sardines are among good sources of omega-3 fatty acids that may help to reduce the risk of Type-2 diabetes.

Type-2 diabetes is becoming increasingly widespread throughout the world. In that previous studies posit that overweight is a significant risk factor, diet and other lifestyle factors may have potential as interventive approaches to reduce a person’s risk of Type-2 diabetes. Jyrki K. Virtanen, from the University of Eastern Finland (Finland), and colleagues analyzed data collected in the Kuopio Ischaemic Heart Disease Risk Factor Study (KIHD), determining the serum omega-3...
READ MORE

Current Headlines in Diabetes Prevention

Immune System Mystery for Type 1 Diabetes is Solved

Scientists have finally identified the molecule attacked by the immune system in those with Type 1 diabetes, solving a decades-old medical mystery.

Permanently Reverse Diabetes

A new study has shown that people who reverse their diabetes and then keep their weight down, with a low-calorie diet, remain free of diabetes.

Choose Carrots to Offset Diabetes Risk

Diets abundant in foods delivering alpha and beta-carotenes may lower type-2 diabetes risk, among healthy adults.

Less Sleep, More Weight?

Losing as little as 30 minutes of sleep per day on weekdays may be particularly problematic for type-2 diabetics.

Tree Nuts Reduce Heart Disease & Diabetes Risks

People who consume pistachios, cashews, almonds, pecans and walnuts may be less obese and have fewer risk factors for heart disease and diabetes.

Olive Oil May Protect Against Diabetes

Consuming a Mediterranean diet that is rich in extra virgin olive oil may be an effective way to protect people at high-risk for heart disease against diabetes.

Tip of the Day

135. Soy You Know

An increased consumption of legumes, such as peanuts and soybeans, has been shown to markedly reduce the risk of type-2 diabetes. A joint Vanderbilt University (Tennessee, USA) / Shanghai Cancer Institute (China) study followed 64,227 Chinese women for nearly five years. In those study subjects with a high intake of a variety of legumes, the researchers found that diabetes risk was reduced by 38%. In particular, a high intake of soybeans was associated with a 47% risk reduction.
Longevity Magazine eJournal is the award-winning health e-newsletter featuring wellness, prevention, and biotech advancements in longevity.

CLICK HERE for our latest issue

More on Diabetes

Search for Anti–Aging information and Medical News in Diabetes within the Longevity and Age Management section
317 articles.

Coffee May Reduce Diabetes Risks

Posted on August 24‚ 2015‚ 6 a.m. in
Diabetes | Inflammation | Functional Foods
Regular consumption of coffee exerts an inflammation-lowering effect. Continue reading »

Diabetes - Alzheimer’s Link

Posted on July 15‚ 2015‚ 6 a.m. in
Alzheimer's Disease | Diabetes
Elevated glucose in the blood rapidly increases the levels of amyloid beta – proteins that form the brain plaques characterizing Alzheimer’s Disease Continue reading »
Running

Exercise Trumps Drugs in 3 Common Health Conditions

Posted on Feb. 18‚ 2014‚ 6 a.m. in
Exercise | Cardio–Vascular | Diabetes | Stroke
Large-scale meta-analysis reveals that routine physical activity may be as effective than prescription drugs, for coronary heart disease, diabetes, and stroke. Continue reading »