Diabetes and Nutrition Recommendations

Diabetes and Nutrition Recommendations Diabetes is a result of problems with the pancreatic hormone insulin. Insulin controls the amount of glucose (sugar) in the blood and the rate at which glucose is absorbed into the cells. The cells need glucose to produce energy. In people with diabetes, glucose builds up in the bloodstream instead of […]

Critical Facts About Stroke

Critical Facts About Stroke Stroke is a blockage of a blood vessel that supplies the brain. Stroke is the third cause of death, after only heart disease and cancer. Each year in the United States 730,000 people suffer a stroke and each year approximately 150,000 of those stroke sufferers die. There is still, unfortunately, a […]