Posts Tagged ‘Diabetes’

Diabetes deaths to rise 25pc as obesity soars

The number of deaths from diabetes will soar by 25 per cent in the next decade thanks to Britain’s escalating weight problem, a World Health Organization report will reveal this week. The extensive study says that 76 per cent of British men over the age of 30 and 69 per cent of women in the […]

Fiber Good, and Not Just for Your Gut

Fiber isn’t just for good for your gut. It fights heart disease and diabetes, new studies suggest. The full-body benefit comes from eating the 20-35 grams of fiber per day recommended by dietary guidelines. Fiber for Heart Health Yunsheng Ma, MD, PhD, of the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, followed 524 healthy adults […]