How to eat a heart-healthy diet

Hi, I’m Andrea Ho And I’m Daphna Steinberg, and we’re Registered Dietitians in the Schulich Heart Centre at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. Healthy eating is an important way to maintain heart health. Over the next few minutes, we’d like to share answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about heart healthy eating. I…

How do Diabetes Medications Work in the Body?

Your doctor has told you that you need to take diabetes medication, but how exactly do different medications work to control your blood sugar? A medication like metformin works on your liver, this pill keeps your liver from releasing too much glucose. Other medications like glipizide, which you also take as a pill, help your…

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As for gestational diabetes, for pregnant women, pregnant women, gestational diabetes, the meaning of malnutrition and unhealthy food, irregularity in sports, every need is a factor that causes an increase in the proportion of pregnancy sugar in society, who are more susceptible to infection for women who have weight, with diabetes, a pregnancy that suffers…

Diagnosing Diabetes

Diagnosing for diabetes what tests do you perform. Right so the American Diabetes Association has some guidelines and diagnostic criteria to diabetes so it’s basically a fasting sugar or glucose blood glucose of 126 and above hemoglobin a1c of 6.5 and above. Can you explain that a1c is is this a blood test? This is…

This Common Food Is 7x More Addictive Than Cocaine & Heroin

Today’s topic is super important and so, I’m going to get right to it. There have been various studies showing how addictive sugar is. Some even suggesting that sugar is 7x more addictive than cocaine and even heroin. In fact, if sugar is combined with another food type or macronutrient, it’s even MORE addictive… and…