Does Blood Sugar Affect Weight Management?

Does Blood Sugar Affect Weight Management?

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared obesity a major public health problem and global epidemic. In 2016, it was estimated that 39% of adults, 18% of adolescents, and 41 million children were overweight or obese. The health risks of being overweight or...
What Blood Sugar Level is Normal?

What Blood Sugar Level is Normal?

There’s a lot of talk these days about the importance of maintaining a “normal” blood sugar level. That’s because if your blood sugar (also known as blood glucose) levels are “high” you are at risk for developing diabetes and a host of dangerous complications,...
How is Blood Sugar Tested?

How is Blood Sugar Tested?

It used to be, back in the 1960s and 70s, the concern about eating too much candy was focused on sugar being bad for your teeth, leading to tooth decay and cavities. In today’s world, that’s the still the case, but what has changed when it comes to sugar is this: many...
Can B Vitamins Help You Sleep?

Can B Vitamins Help You Sleep?

According to the World Sleep Society (yes, there is such an organization!), sleep issues impact up to 45% of the world’s population. Whether it’s suffering from sleep apnea, insomnia, restless leg syndrome, or one of the other 80 or so sleep disorders that can wreak...

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