Exercise and Diabetes Post 2

2011-08-17 / Diabetes / Comments Off on Exercise and Diabetes Post 2Comments

Weight loss was not really impressive, but, importantly, it was accompanied by waist-to-hip circumference ratio increase indication that body fat distribution became less harmful. Read the rest of this entry »

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Exercise and Diabetes Post 1

2011-08-12 / Diabetes / Comments Off on Exercise and Diabetes Post 1Comments

“Diabetes is essentially a self-management disease in which patients must learn to integrate blood glucose monitoring with nutrition management and physical activity and, if needed, oral agents or insulin. This almost always requires behavior change. The American Diabetes Association diet is no longer a meaningful prescription, because recommendations are now based on individualized nutrition assessment and treatment goals. Physical activity recommendations, as an adjunct to nutrition management, should also be individualized.” Read the rest of this entry »

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