Dapagliflozin (Farxiga) is an SGLT2 inhibitor, given in pill form for people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, used along with diet and exercise and sometimes with other medications. It works by causing the kidneys to secrete more sugar into the urine. According to a study published in October 2018 in the journal cardiovascular Diabetology, The …Continue reading "Type 2 diabetes: an oral drug that can protect against heart failure and lower blood sugar"
Although more people are at risk for type 2 diabetes than ever before, the disease is not inevitable. No matter what your current risk profile is, you can stabilize your blood sugar level and keep it at a healthy level through a combination of: natural remedies such as herbal medicine dietary strategies and Changes in …Continue reading "Is Astragalus the Next Anti-Diabetic Herb to Help You Lose Weight and Lower Blood Sugar Levels?"
Sugar in the diet can be beneficial for diabetics. One of the reasons for this is that sugar is an important nutrient. Many of those with high blood sugar will generally eliminate sugar from the diet, but generally find that they still cannot reach a normal blood sugar level. The reason for this is that …Continue reading "Why Diet Sugar Can Help If You Have Type 2 Diabetes"
Much has been said about yoga and its potential to heal just about anything. But is this the case with type 2 diabetes? It is very common for people diagnosed with this form of diabetes to perform various types of exercises such as calisthenics, jogging or even cycling. Getting involved in yoga is another way …Continue reading "Type 2 Diabetes: Can Yoga Help Control Blood Sugar Levels?"