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Control your blood sugar to decrease your risk of stroke and heart disease.

Top Risk Factors for Diabetes Type 2

​Diabetes isn’t just a random occurrence. And you don’t catch it from strangers like other diseases. There are usually risk factors that lead to a diabetes diagnosis. You need to watch out for them.Family HistoryRisk factors differ between the two major types of diabetes. Type 1 has an autoimmune etiology and is not really preventable. […]

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Lower Your Blood Sugar Naturally

You’re eating better, exercising regularly, and sleeping. What else can you do? Here are a few herbs that can help you manage your blood glucose levels…Basil essential oils lower blood glucose, cholesterol and triglyceride levels.Cinnamon is a powerful antioxidant. It improves insulin sensitivity and slows stomach emptying timeCloves contain the antioxidants anthocyanin and quercetin. It […]

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Diabetes, Prediabetes and Stroke Risk

Have you seen that commercial for Jardiance where the Jardiance spokesperson tells people on the street that those with Type 2 diabetes are twice as likely to die from a cardiovascular event like a heart attack, or stroke? It’s true. And just like in the commercial, it turns out that many don’t realize just how serious diabetes […]

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