Two summers ago, I was in a brutal car accident caused by losing consciousness behind the wheel. Luckily, there were no fatalities. But, I’m left wondering what caused me to black out when I felt otherwise healthy just moments before.
Turns out, a diet trick that works for adults also works for kids. According to a new study, kids who ate lunch after recess were more likely to eat more fruits and vegetables than kids who ate lunch before heading outside to play.
Are you paying more for prescription drugs? The stats say that you probably are. I recently wrote an article about the prescription drug industry. Through my research, I learned that nearly 7 in 10 Americans are on at least one prescription drug and more than half of Americans take two drugs. It’s a $326 billion industry and growing – that breaks down to an average of $1459 per person each year or $122 per month.
Menopause presents unique challenges for women that have diabetes. The hormones progesterone and estrogen will impact how the cells of your body respond to insulin. After you go through menopause, hormone level changes can result in blood sugar level fluctuation. For people with diabetes, this may result in blood sugar levels that are unpredictable and difficult to control.
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