What is Diabetes?
Simply put, when you eat food your body begins the digestion process and breaks down the sugar (or carbs) into glucose. The glucose is then absorbed into the blood stream where it waits to enter the cells, so the body can use it for energy. Insulin helps get glucose into the cell. In people with diabetes, there may not be...
Pregnant Hollywood Stars' Food Cravings
Pickles and ice cream? Green olives and cupcakes? Even though Tinsletown A-list moms-to-be may wear couture maternity wear, when it comes to food cravings they are just as bizarre as the rest of us regular moms.
US magazine polled some of Hollywood's most famous moms for which foods they couldn't eat enough during their nine months...
Make a stop by the farmer's market before you make this fresh Summer Fruit Salad. This recipe is packed with fresh fruits like mangos, blueberries, strawberries and bananas- and rather than coat it in whipped cream you'll drizzle with a honey orange sauce.
Wake up to fluffy, homemade blueberry pancakes, without any of the dieter's guilt. Made with whole grains, nutrition-packed blueberries and low-fat buttermilk, mornings will taste a little brighter when you start your days with these soon-to-be favorites.