• An Expert Says Not Eating Enough of This on the Keto Diet Can Ruin Your Results

    9 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    If you are trying to lose weight and have had minimal success with diets in the past, the keto diet may be the diet for you. Commonly used to manage type 2 diabetes , the keto diet has also become a go-to for those looking to lose weight. The requirements seem simple: low-carb, high-fat, but in order to truly reap the benefits of the keto diet, you must consistently be in a state of nutritional ketosis .
    Nutritional ketosis is the metabolic state where your body begins to burn fat and ketones for energy instead of glucose. In order to get into ketosis, your macronutrient profile should be...
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  • Speakers revisit role of metformin in type 2 diabetes

    Speakers revisit role of metformin in type 2 diabetes

    9 monthes ago - By Healio

    Silvio E. Inzucchi
    PHILADELPHIA - The role metformin should play as first-line therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes continues to spark debate, a discussion at the Heart in Diabetes Clinical Education Conference indicated.
    Silvio E. Inzucchi, MD, medical director of the Diabetes Center at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut argued that metformin should be the first-line treatment in these patients.
    “This position is well-deserved and is based on its efficacy, safety, weight neutrality, likely cardiovascular benefits and low costs. While are certainly
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