Tag: blood sugar

7 Natural Supplements That Can Lower Blood Sugar

Insulin is a natural hormone produced by your body that helps to transport sugar through your bloodstream to be absorbed by your body’s cells. However, while your body does have a use for sugar, having a blood sugar level that is too high can potentially lead to some unwanted side effects on your system, particularly…


Is Vitamin B Complex Good For Diabetes?

Hello, I’m Ty Mason from TheDiabetesCouncil.com, researcher, writer and I have type 2 diabetes. Today I’m going to answer the question, is vitamin B complex good for diabetes. But before we get into that, make sure you download my free diabetes management book which also includes a diabetes grocery shopping guide (foods to eat and…


The Ultra Cycle Diaries – Nutrition

The crucial component of staying competitive in Ultra Race is staying fuelled. The distances that we ride aren’t really compatible with regular feeding. So we have to eat regularly on the bike. That will include having a bag of nuts, or a bag of Haribo sweets, or Nutrigrain bars for example. These are all the…


Vitamin B12 Necessary for Arterial Health

[Music] this is not the only study to look at the arterial walls of those eating plant-based diets this new study from China for example found that compared to omnivores those to date egg free and meat-free diets had all the typical benefits of eating more plant-based lower body mass index blood pressure less rice…


Alkaline water: a scam?

Is Alkaline Water a Scam? Is alkaline water a scam? There are thousands of websites and pyramid schemes hawking $6,000 machines to alkalinize our tap water into “miracle healing water.” And not just any miracle healing water, but, “magical miracle healing water.” With, no surprise, miraculous properties, “one of the [supposed] greatest health advances in…


The Safer Cinnamon

“The Safer Cinnamon” Second in spice popularity only to black pepper, cinnamon is the powdered inner bark of four different species of cinnamomum trees. There’s Vietnamese cinnamon, Chinese cinnamon, Indonesian, and Ceylon. A recent review raised concerns about one of them, because of a compound called coumarin, which new human data suggests may be toxic…


Eating More to Weigh Less

“Eating More to Weigh Less” What happens if you have people add fruit to their regular diet? Three apples or three pears a day as snacks between meals on top of whatever else they were eating. Fruit is low in calories, but not zero, so if you add food to people’s diets, even healthy foods…


Lower Blood Sugar After Eating Breakfast. Are Your Blood Glucose Levels Normal?

blood sugar drops after eating what’s going on here I thought blood sugar was supposed to go up after you eat let typically what happens but people with insulin resistance working on reversing that insulin resistance can see some really strange and paradoxical blood sugar readings so today we’re going to talk about that and…


Vinegar Mechanisms and Side Effects

“Vinegar Mechanisms and Side Effects” As I note in my chapter on greens in my book, “How Not to Die”, vinegar may be one condiment that’s actually good for you, though mustard could be another. Randomized controlled trials involving both diabetic and non-diabetic individuals found that adding two little teaspoons of vinegar to a meal…


Update on Cinnamon for Blood Sugar Control

the use of cinnamon to help treat diabetes remains controversial we know that cinnamon is so good at controlling one’s blood sugar that you can cheat on a diabetes test by consuming two teaspoons of cinnamon the night before your glucose tolerance test basically they make you drink some sugar water and see how well…