Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Rarely a Single Answer or Cause [Video]

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Rarely a Single Answer or Cause [Video]

Numerous media reports and scientific studies on diabetes mellitus — both type 1 and type 2 —  tend to describe one cause or treatment of the disease, often in a cause-and-effect approach. Recent examples include an article published on Food Consumers that sesame oil intake can help male rats reduce the risk of diabetes and […]

Diabetes Mellitus Statistics Reported for 2012

Diabetes Mellitus Statistics Reported for 2012

Diabetes mellitus statistics based on numbers from 2012 were recently reported by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The estimated number of people in the United States with diabetes was 29 million. This was an increase of 3 million since 2010. The number of people with diabetes mellitus in 2012 was 9.3 percent of the […]

Antioxidants May Help Those With Diabetes Mellitus [Videos]

Antioxidants May Help Those With Diabetes Mellitus [Videos]

Diabetics may need to watch the amount of antioxidants they consume as well as their amount of exercise and carbohydrate intake. A recent French review from Avignon University published in the October 2013 issue of Obesity Reviews analyzed 10 randomized controlled trials that examined the effects of antioxidant supplementation on endothelial function of cells along […]