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Type 2 Diabetes and Exercise

When you have type 2 diabetes, physical activity is an important component of your treatment plan.  It’s also important to have a healthy meal plan and maintain your blood glucose level through medications or insulin, if necessary. If you stay fit and active throughout your life, you’ll be able to better control your diabetes and…

Type 2 diabetes: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

At first, the goal of treatment is to lower your high blood glucose level. Long-term goals are to prevent complications. These are health problems that can result from having diabetes.The most important way to treat and manage type 2 diabetes is by being active and eating healthy foods.Everyone with diabetes should receive proper education and…

The Truth About Weed and Weight Loss

By this point, you’ve already heard all the dead-horse punchlines about stoners and the munchies. Pot-smokers, after all, are solely to blame for weird fast food menu items, bizarre snack chip flavors, and 99% of all Ben & Jerry’s ice cream combinations.And, okay, pot-induced junk food binges are, obviously, not great for maintaining a healthy…