Diabetes by Numbers [Shocking Infographic]

Diabetes by Numbers [Shocking Infographic]

Today is World Diabetes Day. Diabetes is a complicated disease that has life threatening potential if not properly managed. Over 25 million Americans are living with diabetes, and each year over a million more are joining the ranks. The saddest … Continue reading

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The Path from Weight Gain to Insulin Resistance to Diabetes

The Path from Weight Gain to Insulin Resistance to Diabetes

This is a guest blog post by Hope Warshaw, RD November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. About one in 3 Americans has diabetes or prediabetes! In this post we will discuss some important terms. Have you heard the terms insulin … Continue reading

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Got Diabetes? Necessary or Needless to Follow a “Diabetic Diet”?

Got Diabetes? Necessary or Needless to Follow a “Diabetic Diet”?

This is a guest blog post by Hope Warshaw, RD Is there such a thing as a “diabetic diet”? NO! According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), and this has been true since 1994 – nearly 20 years, there is … Continue reading

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Is Alzheimer’s Disease a “Diabetes of the Brain”?

Is Alzheimer’s Disease a “Diabetes of the Brain”?

Alzheimer’s disease, a form of dementia that currently afflicts 35 million people worldwide, could be a form of “brain diabetes”, according to a small but growing body of evidence. In a recent article in the British Guardian, and a piece … Continue reading

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What to Eat When You’ve Got Diabetes? There’s an App for That

What to Eat When You’ve Got Diabetes? There’s an App for That

Diabetes Nutrition by Fooducate is our latest app and is meant to help those living with diabetes or with pre-diabetes maintain a healthier diet. Try it out and let us know what you think! Get Fooducated Download APP Subscribe Follow

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Here’s How Coke is Buying the Silence of Health Organizations. For Pocket Change

Here’s How Coke is Buying the Silence of Health Organizations. For Pocket Change

There’s this macabre joke about a guy who kills his parents and then at the sentencing asks the judge for mercy because he’s an orphan. The junk food industry is using a similar ploy – slowly but surely ruining the … Continue reading

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Our NEW App: Diabetes Nutrition by Fooducate

Our NEW App: Diabetes Nutrition by Fooducate

Fresh out of the oven is our latest app – Diabetes Nutrition by Fooducate. The app is available NOW for iPhone. We’ve developed this version of the award winning Fooducate app to allow people living with diabetes to make healthier … Continue reading

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Glycemic Index Approach to Your Diet – Pros and Cons

Glycemic Index Approach to Your Diet – Pros and Cons

Earlier this summer, research published in the Journal of the American Medical Association added a new twist to the classic low fat vs. low carb diet debate. Measurements of bodily energy expenditure and hormone levels were taken of 3 groups … Continue reading

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Will Emulin Allow You to Consume More Sugar?

Will Emulin Allow You to Consume More Sugar?

Here’s an interesting food additive that’s gaining popularity. Emulin, which became available as an over the counter supplement earlier this year, is supposed to help people control their blood sugar. Sold as “GC7X”, this is not an artificial sweetener. It … Continue reading

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Are You Diabetic?

Are You Diabetic?

Do you suffer from diabetes? About 26 million Americans are diabetic. Another 79 million are pre-diabetic. So statistically, there is a good chance some of you are members of the “diabetes club”. To date, Fooducate has focused on general food and … Continue reading

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