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Archive for November, 2007

What is the Difference Between Juvenile and Adult-Onset Diabetes, and What Can We Do about It?

Sunday, November 25th, 2007 Posted in Information, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

It used to be clear that Juvenile, or Type-I diabetes, occurred only with children, and Type-II ("Adult Onset") diabetes occurred solely among adults. While Type-I diabetes remains a problem of the young, and has a different etiology than Type-II ...

Medical Alert Jewelry: A Life Saving Fashion Statement

Sunday, November 25th, 2007 Posted in Information, News & Articles | No Comments »

No one really wants to be labeled as "different". And certainly, no one wants to create that label and apply it to him or herself. But many medical conditions require some form of identification indicating that such a condition exists and ...

Insulin Resistance and Morbid Obesity

Sunday, November 18th, 2007 Posted in Foods & Eating, Health & Exercise | No Comments »

We are suffering an obesity epidemic in the United States. About 66 million people are classified as 'obese,' which means that they have a Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 30%. That means that a person's body is over ...

Herbal Formula Replaces Conventional Medicine For Diabetics

Thursday, November 15th, 2007 Posted in News & Articles | No Comments »

Diabetes has afflicted my life physically, emotionally and spiritually for the last sixteen years of my life. My wife of twelve years and daughter has had to live with an abnormal functioning husband and father. As the years went by ...