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...
Calorie Restriction Best for Weight Loss
There are so many roads that lead to the same weight loss destination. But according to a review of dozens of clinical trials, the best path to shedding pounds is the old-fashioned way of calorie-cutting and exercising.
In an analysis of 80 weight-loss studies, researchers found that approaches focusing on trimming calories - with or without...
From DietsInReview.com dietitian Rebecca Scritchfield comes a recipe for tuna salad that is truly diet-friendly. With Greek yogurt doing the job of calorie- and fat-laden mayo, you'll have a tangy sandwich that's perfect for a light summer lunch.
Jillian Michaels takes that old classic reuben sandwich and gives it one of her workouts to make it lighter. Grill lean corned beef with saurkraut, low-fat dressing and low-fat swiss cheese for a hearty lunch.