Diabetes

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How to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes

It’s no secret. Obesity and diabetes are on the rise (CDC) generally all around the world, but no more so than right here in the United States. Since the birth of...
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How to Plan Healthy Meals for a Diabetic Diet

When you go into your doctor’s office and you hear the words, “Diabetic Diet” you may tend to freak out, but you don't have to. There are no actual Diabetic Diets...

Gestational Diabetes Diet

Gestational diabetes, as the name suggests, is a form of diabetes which affects women when they are pregnant. It is different from type 2 diabetes. It affects about 5% of all...

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What Causes Night Sweats?

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I woke up three nights in a row with wet clothes and wet sheets. I was freezing and my skin was clammy - coated in wetness. What's going on? Maybe I was having a bad dream or maybe I had a fever or an...

How to Calculate BMI

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BMI calculations might seem like some esoteric and complicated process that you have no hope of figuring out. That's not true. Learning how to calculate BMI isn't magic or some scientific secret withheld by those in the know. If you've ever used a BMI...

How to Use a Body Fat Scale to Measure your Dieting Progress

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It is not uncommon to meet a friend who has started dieting for the first time and is complaining about logging inches around the belly and the hips without seeing much improvement after weighing herself on a scale. If you've started an exercise program...

Most Accurate Bathroom Scale

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If you are looking for the most accurate scale, make sure to look for a digital one. Compared to traditional bathroom scales with a meter, great digital scales will consistently give you the exact weight. A poorly made scale can give false information and...