What Are The Therapeutic Uses of Keto Diet?

Ketogenic diets are commonly considered to be a useful tool for weight control and many studies suggest that they could be more efficient than low-fat diets, although there is not concordance in the literature about their absolute effectiveness and even some doubts raised about safety. But there is a ‘hidden face' of the ketogenic diet: its broader therapeutic action.

Erectile Dysfunction and Diabetes

Erectile dysfunction is one of the major complications of diabetes mellitus in men which contributes to poor quality of life.

Symptoms of Diabetes

Symptoms of diabetes include excessive thirst, increased urination, weight loss, and fatigue. It is important to recognize these symptoms because if left untreated, diabetes can cause coma and even death.

Apple Cider Vinegar Benefits and Uses

Vinegar is said to have been discovered around 5,000 BC, when unattended grape juice turned into wine and then vinegar. Originally used as a food preservative, vinegar's medicinal uses soon came to light.

The Connection Between Insulin Resistance and the High-Carb, Low-Fat Diet

One of the absolute worst things conventional medicine does is treat type 2 diabetics with insulin. This only exacerbates the problem. The key to treating and reversing type 2 diabetes is to cut down on net carbs, replacing them with high amounts of healthy fats and moderate amounts of protein.

IDF Diabetes Atlas Eighth Edition 2017

At present, nearly half a billion people live with diabetes. Low and middle income countries carry almost 80% of the diabetes burden. Rapid urbanization, unhealthy diets and increasingly sedentary lifestyles have resulted in previously unheard higher rates of obesity and diabetes and many countries do not have adequate resources to provide preventive or medical care for their populations.

Januvia: This Blockbuster Diabetes Drug Can Increase Your Risk of Cancer

Avandia hit the market in 1999 and quickly became a blockbuster drug. By 2006 its annual revenue was $3.2 billion. A year later, a damning study published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) linked it to a 43 percent increased risk of heart attack and a 64 percent higher risk of cardiovascular death than patients treated with other methods

Uses of Apple Cider Vinegar

There has been surprisingly little research about using vinegar for therapeutic health purposes, given the large number of dramatic claims about it. However, lack of scientific studies is a common problem for many natural and alternative therapies.

4 Best, and 3 Worst, Sweeteners to Have in Your Kitchen

When it comes to sugar, virtually all forms will be toxic to your health in the long run. Switching from refined white sugar to cane sugar, date sugar, coconut sugar, brown rice syrup, fruit juice, molasses, maple syrup, sucanat, sorghum, turbinado, or agave syrup will NOT ameliorate any of the risks as they all contain HIGH amounts of fructose.

Fructose Overload

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