Tag - diabetes

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Learn More about Diabetes from Deb Murray, R.N. and Certified Diabetes Educator
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Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery More Effective Than Previously Reported and Getting Safer
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Weight-loss Surgery Benefits Diabetes
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Controllable Risk Factors – Diabetes
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Diabetes-Friendly Warm Gingerbread-Pumpkin Pudding
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The American Diabetes Association Recognizes Little Company of Mary’s Diabetes Self-Management Program
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Diabetes Friendly Recipe-Chocolate-Drizzled Peanut Butter Cake
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Diabetes Friendly Recipe-Tex-Mex Ground Beef Skillet

Learn More about Diabetes from Deb Murray, R.N. and Certified Diabetes Educator

November is Diabetes Awareness month, which is a great time to learn something new about the disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States and is on the rise. It is a contributing factor in cardiovascular mortality and renal failure. We…

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Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery More Effective Than Previously Reported and Getting Safer

A new study carried out between 2003 and 2012 in the Journal of the American Medical Association of nearly 162,000 patients in 164 studies (37 randomized clinical trials and 127 observational studies), over almost 10 years was released compared to a similar study reported in 2004. Researchers discovered 92 percent of patients in randomized clinical…

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Weight-loss Surgery Benefits Diabetes

Weight-loss surgery benefits diabetes. In the May issue of The New England Journal of Medicine, Bariatric Surgery versus Intensive Medical Therapy for Diabetes-3 Year Outcomes. In short-term randomized trials (duration 1-2 years), bariatric surgery has been associated with improvement in type 2 diabetes mellitus. The study assessed outcomes 3 years after the randomization of 150…

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Controllable Risk Factors – Diabetes

Did you know that people with diabetes are two to four times more likely to have a stroke than people without diabetes? Learn more about the connection between diabetes and stroke. Approximately 20.8 million Americans have diabetes. People with diabetes are up to 4 times as likely to have a stroke as someone who does…

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Diabetes-Friendly Warm Gingerbread-Pumpkin Pudding

Looking for some diabetes-friendly holiday recipes? Prevention.com offers a healthy twist on this delicious gingerbread-pumpkin pudding dish. This pudding garners much of its flavor from spices that are reminiscent of autumn weather, like allspice and cinnamon. PREP TIME: 5 minutes COOK TIME: 25 minutes SERVINGS: 6 2 lg eggs 2 lg egg whites 1/4 c…

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The American Diabetes Association Recognizes Little Company of Mary’s Diabetes Self-Management Program

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has awarded Little Company of Mary Hospital a Certificate of Education Recognition for its Diabetes Self-Management Education program. Little Company of Mary’s Diabetes Center provides comprehensive outpatient diabetes services to the Southland community and is certified by the American Diabetes Association. Patients with diabetes receive services from two board-certified endocrinologists:…

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Diabetes Friendly Recipe-Chocolate-Drizzled Peanut Butter Cake

Our Chocolate-Drizzled Peanut Butter Cake a recipe is an easy and delicious recipe to help you follow your diabetes meal plan. Chocolate-Drizzled Peanut Butter Cake Serves 9 Serving size: 2 1/2 inch square Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup natural peanut butter 3…

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Diabetes Friendly Recipe-Tex-Mex Ground Beef Skillet

Our Tex-Mex Ground Beef Skillet recipe is an easy and delicious recipe to help you follow your diabetes meal plan. Tex-Mex Ground Beef Skillet Prep time: 10 minutes Serves 4; serving size: 1 1/2 cups Ingredients 3/4 lb extra lean ground beef round 1 medium green pepper, seeded and diced 1 large celery stalk, sliced…

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