Tag: "blood glucose"

In Future, ‘Sugar Sponges’ Could Help Control Diabetes

| June 28, 2017 | Comments (0)

Conventional diabetes treatments are a pain, involving risks of hypoglycaemia and drug side effects, and the hassle of daily insulin injections. But now, Chinese scientists have come up with a different approach – a microscopic “sugar sponge” that mops up glucose when blood sugar levels are high and releases it when they are low. Researchers […]

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Fruit And Vegetables Keep Type 2 Diabetes At Bay

| December 12, 2013 | Comments (0)

Fresh fruit and vegetables are the mainstay of any healthy eating plan. They are packed with the vitamins, minerals, phytochemicals and fibre that our bodies need for optimum health. In addition, fruits and vegetables can help to protect against diabetes in two specific ways, as revealed by new research. One property that fruits and vegetables […]

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