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Archive for December, 2006

New Treatment for Diabetes

Friday, December 22nd, 2006 Posted in Information | No Comments »

While new treatments for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are being developed all the time, none of these have withstood the ultimate test - of time. Treatments offered for diabetes are dependent on a number of factors: The type ...

The Glycemic Index: Key To Weight Loss Or Just Another Diet Gimmick?

Monday, December 4th, 2006 Posted in Foods & Eating, News & Articles | No Comments »

The glycemic index (GI) is a scale that measures how quickly carbohydrate foods are broken down into glucose. The original purpose for the glycemic index was to help diabetics keep their blood sugar under control. The glycemic index has recently ...