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Fruit and Diabetes

Fruit and Diabetes

Fruit is a great addition to a balanced diet because it is loaded with a variety of nutrients including fiber, vitamins and often antioxidants.  Better yet, the versatility of fruit creates an unlimited amount of ways to add something sweet to meals, snacks and even...
Pancreatic Health

Pancreatic Health

How to Rejouvenate your Pancreas and its Islets. The pancreas is a gland (measuring between 6 and 7 inches long) and is located in the abdomen as part of the human digestive system (See figure 1.0).  The pancreas is a unique type of gland because it has both endocrine...
Let’s Talk Diabetes

Let’s Talk Diabetes

Diabetes is a metabolic disorder that causes the body to either lack insulin production or not react to insulin. These reactions are caused by one of two things; production of insulin (Type 1 Diabetes) or resistance of insulin (Type 2 Diabetes). Insulin is the key...