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Diabetes in the Philippines

Being the most common form of diabetes worldwide, Type 2 diabetes is identified by the body’s resistance to insulin. In other words, the sugars in the blood stream needed for extra energy is no longer absorbed because the body’s cells think that they have enough sugar to begin with. 1,214 more words


Meu pequeno amigos

Num edifício
In a building
numa casa
in a house
uma pessoa vive
a person lives
e vive a vida.
and lives life.


Ele trabalha com… 86 more words

Vignettes From Brazil

The Importance of Serving Size

So many of us tend to overlook what is said on the nutrition labels on food. For this example, I’m going to use trail mix and a candy bar. 319 more words


Three myths about diabetes

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

1 MYTH: Consuming a lot of sugar leads to diabetes

FACT: Sugar is a type of carbohydrate and carbohydrates are the body’s main source of energy. 211 more words

Current Affairs


This week in AP bio, we took a turn for the worst and started talking about what seems to be chemistry. We have started taking about protons and electrons and bonds and everything else thats wrong with science. 251 more words

Know your sugars

One of the first thing I talk to people about when discussing managing fatigue is cut sugar right back. It’s hard to go sugar free, but not impossible. 93 more words

Cfs Recovery

Cockroach Milk May Be the Next Superfood

An international team of scientists at the Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (inStem) have found that the milk produced by the Pacific beetle cockroach has the potential to be a future superfood. 399 more words