What You Must Know About Diabetes

Advertisements Diabetes Mellitus is a disease in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin, a hormone that helps the bodys tissues absorb glucose (sugar) so it can be used as a source of energy. The condition may also develop if muscle, fat, and liver cells respond poorly to insulin. In people with diabetes, glucoseContinue reading “What You Must Know About Diabetes”

Tips to Smarter Snacking

Advertisements Are you a between-meal eater? Many of us are, but that doesnt mean you have to visit the vending machine all day. There are smarter ways to snack throughout the day where you can lower your calories and still fill the hunger gap. Roberta Larson Duyff, MS, RD, author of the American Dietetic Association’sContinue reading “Tips to Smarter Snacking”

Workouts That Travel

Advertisements A vacation can do wonders for reducing stress levels, but it can derail a healthy fitness regimen. Even some of the most die-hard exercisers find it difficult to stick with a workout program when away from home. Sure, many have good intentions. They may even pack their workout attire. Unfortunately, their gear never makesContinue reading “Workouts That Travel”