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Diabetes Facts

Did You Know These Diabetes Facts?

Diabetes is an epidemic in this country. With more than 29 million diagnoses and 1.4 million new cases every year, it’s a ballooning emergency that is causing much suffering and driving up health-care costs. I’ve compiled a list of diabetes

Lipoic Acid

Miraculous Alpha Lipoic Acid

The term “miracle drug” has been loosely applied to everything from aspirin and penicillin to statins and “breakthrough” cancer meds. But I want to tell you about a nutritional supplement that truly is miraculous: alpha lipoic acid (also called lipoic

Diabesity

What Is Diabesity?

If you’re seriously overweight, maintaining a normal blood sugar level is like trying to squeeze a 42-inch waist into a pair of size 36 pants—it’s next to impossible. More than 90 percent of people with type 2 diabetes are overweight.

healthy holiday

A Simple Tip for a Healthy Holiday Season

The feasting season is upon us. Favorite foods and dishes served only on special occasions are among the holidays most enduring traditions. One of my family’s is cinnamon rolls. My wife Connie gets up at the crack of dawn

Holiday Health Tips

6 Holiday Health Tips

A lot of people seem to throw in the towel health-wise from Halloween through New Year’s. It starts with all that Halloween candy, extends through Thanksgiving, which seems to be synonymous with stuffing ourselves silly, and shifts into