You Are What Your Parents Ate!

You Are What Your Parents Ate! (Source) You are what your parents ate! Scientists have shown that diet-induced obesity and diabetes can be epigenetically inherited by the offspring via both the oocytes and the sperm. For its studies, the team of the Institute of...

Learning from Hippocrates 2100 Years Later

Learning from Hippocrates 2100 Years Later (Source) Back in 320 BC, the Greek healer Hippocrates had lots to say about medicine. Not only did he promulgate what’s become known as the Hippocratic Oath–“first, do no harm”- but he also set forth...

Waking Dormant Beta Cells in Type 1 Diabetics

Waking Dormant Beta Cells in Type 1 Diabetics (Source) According to new research, the majority of people with type 1 diabetes still have a large reserve of dormant beta cells and it might be possible to switch them back on. Type 1 diabetics have been offered new hope...

Stevia’s Anti-Diabetic Properties Detected in Rat Models

Stevia’s Anti-Diabetic Properties Detected in Rat Models (Source) A study performed in rats has shown stevia’s anti-diabetic properties in rat models. Stevia fed rats demonstrated up to a 64% reduction compared to elevated blood glucose levels…. The rats were...

EMF Emissions Basics

EMF Emissions Basics (Source) Since the industrial revolution began around 1750, we have become more and more reliant on machines. Cars, televisions and coffee makers graduated to computers and cellular devices. With these electronics has come an increase in EMF...

Banaba Leaf Extract Reduces Blood Sugars

Banaba Leaf Extract Reduces Blood Sugars (Source) According to the American Diabetes Association, 25.8 million children and adults in the US have diabetes. That’s 8.3% of the population. This high growth has led to growing number of pharmaceutical drugs...

Insulin Requirements Decreased 80 Percent

Insulin Requirements Decreased 80 Percent Health-e-Solutions comment:  We had a Skype consult with this man, his wife and his mother, who as type 1 diabetes. They have our workshop video course and recipe book as well. Mom was experiencing dangerous hypoglycemic...

Green Coffee Beans Help Control Blood Sugar Levels

Green Coffee Beans Help Control Blood Sugar Levels (Source) Scientists today described evidence that natural substances extracted from unroasted coffee beans, green coffee beans help control blood sugar levels, hyperglycemia and body weight that underpin type 2...

Mesquite Flour- Nutritious, Gluten-Free Grain Substitute

Mesquite Flour– Nutritious, Gluten-Free Grain Substitute (Source) Mesquite flour is a nutritious, gluten-free substitute to grains. Mesquite is a tree that is native to the Americas, especially the desert regions of northern Mexico, western South America, and...

Maternal Diet, Lifestyle Affects Baby via Breast Milk

Maternal Diet, Lifestyle Affects Baby via Breast Milk (Source) Breast milk is considered to be the most appropriate nutrition for newborn babies and young infants. New data show that maternal diet, lifestyle affects baby via breast milk. Breast milk participates in...

Ongoing Insulin Freedom for Type 1 Diabetic Child

Ongoing Insulin Freedom for Type 1 Diabetic Child Health-e-Solutions comment: This case study resulting in ongoing insulin freedom for a type 1 diabetic child was not performed using #TheRomanDiet, but there are many similarities to the approach. The results using...

Sleep Affects Diabetes

Sleep Affects Diabetes Health-e-Solutions comment:  Joy Pape, RN, BSN, CDE, WOCN, CFCN, Contributing Nursing Editor for the PRESENT Diabetes newsletter wrote the following article about how sleep affects diabetes. The statistics associating poor quality and quantity...

Chronic Pancreatitis, Pancreatic Cancer, Lifestyle Related Diseases

Chronic Pancreatitis, Pancreatic Cancer, Lifestyle Related Diseases (Source) Abstract In Japan, the number of patients with both chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, ifestyle related diseases, is increasing. A nationwide survey on chronic pancreatitis  (CP)...

Just One Dose of Coconut Oil Boosts Brain Function

Just One Dose of Coconut Oil Boosts Brain Function, Cognitive Performance (Source) High triglyceride blood readings are red flags for obesity, diabetes, and heart health issues. Most dietary fats contain long chain triglycerides (LCT), which are not easily metabolized...

Four Ways to Improve Your Sleeping Quality

Four Ways to Improve Your Sleeping Quality (Source) For a good night’s rest that leads to optimum functioning and alertness, the following best practices can help improve your sleeping quality. Too much stress and too little sleep is the fool-proof recipe for...

Milk Thistle a Natural Medicine

Milk Thistle a Natural Medicine (Source) Milk thistle – a natural medicine – is a flowering plant that is part of the daisy family. It gets its name from its bristly and prickly nature and the “milky” sap that oozes out of the plant. The leaves,...

White Muscle Helps Control Blood Glucose

White Muscle Helps Control Blood Glucose. Lift Weights to Lower Blood Sugar (Source) White muscle helps control blood glucose levels, and it increases with resistance training, age and diabetes, the researchers showed. Researchers in the Life Sciences Institute at the...

Pre-Diabetes The Lie That’s Killing Us

Pre-Diabetes the Lie That’s Killing Us  Health-e-Solutions comment: Riva Greenberg speaks to patients and health care providers about flourishing with diabetes. Visit her website DiabetesStories.com. In this article she raises a valid question: why do we call...

Tight Control Restored Insulin Secretion at Diagnosis of Type 1

Tight Control Restored Insulin Secretion at Diagnosis of Type 1 (Source) New study focuses on isolated islets of Langerhans. They found that keeping blood sugars under tight control restored insulin secretion at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes, and this can extend the...

BMP7 Creates Insulin-Producing Cells

BMP7 Creates Insulin-Producing Cells (Source) BMP7 Creates Insulin-Producing Cells. This agent could make transplants more available in patients with type 1 diabetes, improve insulin resistance. In type 1 diabetes, the insulin-producing islets cells of the pancreas...

Higher Mercury Levels Increase Diabetes Risk

Higher Mercury Levels Increase Diabetes Risk (Source) A new study found that exposure to higher mercury levels in young adults increased their risks for type 2 diabetes later in life by 65 percent. The study, led by Indiana University School of Public...

Walking versus Running: Which One is Best?

Walking versus Running: Which One is Best? (Source) If you want to keep your cholesterol, blood pressure and chances of developing diabetes lower, consider starting a walking program. Researchers now say the benefits for heart health from walking briskly are the same...

Are Type 2 Diabetes Clinical Trials Wasting Time and Money?

Are Type 2 Diabetes Clinical Trials Wasting Time and Money? (Source) Type 2 diabetes is often called a disease of lifestyle because it is associated with being overweight or obese, lack of physical exercise, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and poor diet, all...

Gut Microbes Alter Glucose Response, Highly Individual

Gut Microbes Alter Glucose Response, Highly Individual (Source) Which is more likely to raise blood sugar levels: sushi or ice cream? According to a Weizmann Institute of Science study reported in the November 2015 issue of the journal Cell, the answer varies from one...