Diabetes

The Controversial Diet That Helped One Woman Control Her Diabetes

Receiving a diagnosis of diabetes can be shocking under ordinary circumstances. For Alli, the woman behind the popular Instagram account LowCarbDiabetic, the prognosis came right before she started medical school. “I’m a career changer, and had some routine lab work done before leaving for medical school,” Alli, tells Yahoo Life. “My lab results showed dangerously …

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Does Eating Red Meat Increase the Risk of Diabetes?

No matter how often I write articles defending the place of red meat in a healthy diet, there are always people who get bent out of shape whenever a new study is published with a different twist on the same old “red meat is killing us” story. Although I can’t say addressing these (often ridiculous) studies …

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How Guilty Food Pleasures Can Be Part of Your Healthy Diabetes Diet

Guilty pleasures…almost everyone has a few. It could be a glass of wine with dinner, bread and butter, a late-night bowl of ice cream with hot fudge topping, or a juicy steak with butter and a side of mashed potatoes and gravy. It is fine to have guilty pleasures occasionally, and sometimes there are healthier …

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