A new study from the Denmark’s University of Copenhagen's (UCPH) Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports demonstrates that formation of small blood vessels is impaired in the muscle tissue of postmenopausal women. The study's findings highlight the importance of physical activity for women prior to and during menopause, as a means to prevent the development of disease later in life.
Type 2 diabetes affects a person's whole body with a variety of warning signs indicating blood sugar levels are dangerously high. According to Chinese medicine, the tongue holds many clues to one's health and if noticing your tongue looking this way, it could be an early warning sign.
Type 2 diabetes occurs when the body is unable to naturally balance blood sugar levels. Instead, high blood sugar levels can cause serious damage to the body. To help combat this ill effect, try one supplement known to help diabetics.
Drugs that were developed to treat Alzheimer's Disease could be re-purposed to prevent — or even reverse — the damage done to the blood vessels in people who are obese or suffer from type 2 diabetes, according to new research.
Faulty regulation of copper levels in tissues plays a major role in a wide range of illnesses, including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and motor neuron disease. An investigation of molecules that carry copper in the bloodstream has provided new leads for diagnosis and treatment.