My copy of Trim Healthy Mama arrived this week and I have been reading it as fast as I can. Having read my share of diet books, I know the grammar and can maneuver through the terrain pretty quickly. 554 more words
Tags » Insulin
This week has been really difficult for me. Not only am I constantly thinking about and worrying about my blood sugar, what I’m eating, how much insulin I need, or whether or not I have time to exercise, I’ve also been stressed to the max with my job. 304 more words
Today I am feeling pretty sorry for myself. In the past 3 weeks I have been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, I didn’t get a place in the dance company that I applied for (the attitude of director indicates that wasn’t happy with said diagnosis), I am having negative feelings towards said person and I have a truck load of uni work to do. 689 more words
University of California Television (UCTV)
Robert H. Lustig, MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, explores the damage caused by sugary foods. He argues that fructose (too much) and fiber (not enough) appear to be cornerstones of the obesity epidemic through their effects on insulin.