HCG Weight Loss

I never did finish the HCG story, because the stupid website broke, and it was using so much bandwidth I had to kill the site. (Of course the site’s not really stupid, I am! I finally decided to do something about it today, and I had it fixed in about 2 hours.) I did the …

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HCG And Type 1 Diabetes

I started taking HCG a couple of days ago. HCG is a hormone that pregnant women get that releases the fat in their body to feed their babies. It’s also used on a really low calorie diet, because the HCG makes it so you don’t feel hungry. I’m still in the starting phase of the …

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Best Shoes For Diabetics

There are shoes made for diabetics, did you know?   To help prevent foot problems typical for diabetics, there are walking shoes and even socks available.  Diabetes can lead to neuropathy (nerve damage) and reduced blood circulation in the feet.   Other common foot problems are:HammertoesCallusesBlistersIngrown toenailsBunionsCornsUlcers (sores) that will not heal As well, more severare …

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Tips For Choosing The Right Walking Shoes

Walking shoes versus running shoes Most people believe that the same shoes can be used for both walking and running.  This is not true.  Both are not created equal and should not be confused when shopping for shoes.  Running shoes are created with more durability in the midsoles since they take more pounding when coming …

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Margarine and Butter Myth Buster

Margarine lowers the IQ of children. I know it sounds completely arrogant but it is true. According to researchers at the University of Auckland, children who ate margarine every day had significantly lower IQ scores by the age of three-and-a-half than those who did not (1). The saddest thing is that margarine is promoted to …

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Loose Weight Easily, Try All Natural Psyllium.

Here are just some of the benefits of adding just alittle Psyllium to your diet. Clears Constipation, Helps Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s Disease and Haemorrhoids. Reduces Bad Cholesterol and Improves Good Cholesterol.   A survey carried out recently by the National Fibre Council showed that 88 percent of Americans have no idea how many …

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Medical Alert Systems Do Seniors Really Need One?

Medical alert systems are more important now than ever before. We’ve reached a point where millions of baby boomers are reaching retirement age. When they leave the work force and face life at home alone new questions about physical safety are sure to arise.   Baby boomers aren’t the old people of the past. Today’s …

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Avoid Blood Sugar Level Problems With Blood Glucose Monitors

There are many common conditions that a lot of people suffer from and diabetes is one such condition. One could suffer from low or high blood sugar. To control this condition and avoid low blood sugar problems, you will need to check your blood sugar levels at regular times. The device used to measure the …

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Diabetes Symptoms- Knowing the Types of Diabetes

Diabetes is a condition featuring unusually high levels of glucose in the bloodstream.  Insulin, produced by the pancreas, is used by the body to lower blood glucose levels.  If someone’s pancreas doesn’t generate enough insulin, their body will develop diabetes.   A short list of symptoms of diabetes would include severe hunger and thirst, more …

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Diabetics & Being Gluten Free

Eating Gluten Free doesn’t have to be difficult for diabetics.  But it doesn’t have to be that way. You can have delicious dairy-free alternatives and many other great tasting products.  Any gluten free products for diabetics should have a very small amount of allergens, as well as alternatives provided with perspective to the majority of recognized …

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