(miComunidad.com) Case Study: Deterring Diabetes with Moringa. Catchy commercials and remixes aside, diabetes is a chronic metabolic disorder that impairs glucose tolerance and leads to a high risk of cardiovascular disease. Age, genetics, environment, and lifestyle influence the development of diabetes. A comprehensive review of studies conducted in both animal and human subjects have found the leaves of the Moringa oleifera tree to significantly reduce blood glucose levels. Thus moringa has potential to be used as an anti-diabetic treatment in an addition to other traditional diabetic medicines. See What Happens…Read More
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Stinging Nettles for Diabetes
Stinging Nettles for Diabetes. For diabetic patients, knowing what is safe to eat and what they can’t touch is a constant battle and a constant chore. Checking everything before you consume is highly important to make sure that you do this in order to maintain a healthy blood sugar level and prevent yourself from damaging your internal organs and nerves any more than necessary. Unfortunately this sometimes means that we can’t eat things that would otherwise be highly healthy and this may include stinging nettles which are used for many…Read More
Can Fenugreek Lower My Blood Sugar?
Can Fenugreek Lower My Blood Sugar? In one study, researchers in India found that adding 100 grams of defatted fenugreek seed powder to the daily diet of patients with insulin-dependent (type 1) diabetes significantly reduced their fasting blood glucose levels, improved glucose tolerance and also lowered total cholesterol, LDL or ‘bad’ cholesterol and triglycerides. What is fenugreek? Fenugreek is a plant that grows in parts of Europe and western Asia. The leaves are edible, but the small brown seeds are famous for their use in medicine. The first recorded use…Read More
Aloe Vera and Diabetes
Aloe Vera May Improve Blood Sugar Control in Type 2 Diabetes, Prediabetes Aloe Vera and Diabetes. Supplementation with aloe vera may help improve HbA1c levels (a measure of glucose control over the previous 2–3 months) in people with Type 2 diabetes and reduce fasting plasma glucose levels in those with prediabetes, according to a new study from Thailand. Approximately 29 million people in the United States are living with Type 2 diabetes, and another 86 million have prediabetes. Aloe vera is a type of succulent plant that has been used…Read More
This Gourd Kills Cancer Cells, Reverses Diabetes, STOPS Gout, And Cures Asthma!
The bitter gourd (also known as bitter melon) looks like a cucumber but with ugly gourd-like bumps all over it. As the name implies, this vegetable is a melon that is bitter. There are two varieties of this vegetable: One grows to about 20 cm long, is oblong and pale green in color. The other is the smaller variety, less than 10 cm long, oval and has a darker green color. Both varieties have seeds that are white when unripe and turn red when they are ripe. The vegetable-fruit turn…Read More