Celilo Health Tag Archive: type 2 diabetes

health risks and benefits of statin drugs

health risks and benefits of statin drugs

I don't mean to pick on statins. There's just so much about them in the news right now. A colleague pointed me to an excellent website that puts findings about prescription drugs into perspective. And I think it's important information to share. Most studies showing...

strong muscles fight diabetes

strong muscles fight diabetes

People battling diabetes can take a cue from fighters everywhere: muscle strength helps make winners. New research finds that low muscle mass — common in elderly and many people at greatest risk of type 2 diabetes — is associated with the insulin resistance that...

Sleep stabilizes blood sugar

Sleep stabilizes blood sugar

Getting your nightly eight hours may be doing more for you than you think — it may help prevent Type II Diabetes. That diseases occurs when cells become resistant to insulin, the hormone that helps sugar move from the bloodstream and into cells, which use the sugar as...