Shawn Sandy

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Woman's Liver Problems Tied to Her Turmeric Supplement

Turmeric supplements are popular these days, but for one woman in Arizona, taking a turmeric supplement may have triggered an uncommon liver problem, …

Turmeric

How Diabetes Can Mask the Symptoms of a Heart Attack

Weird, whispering symptoms are easy to overlook; how to prevent and recognize this risk for people with diabetes.<p>In a new study of more than 9,000 …

Diabetes

Mediterranean diet has benefits even in old age, study suggests

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have long known that the Mediterranean diet can offer health benefits to those who follow it closely, including helping your heart, bones, brain and even longevity.<p>Now, a study suggests that adhering to the Mediterranean diet can help prolong your life, even if you are already 65 …

Mediterranean Diet

The 7 Foods a Cardiologist Wants You to Start Eating

Listen up: Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death in the U.S. The numbers make this reality even more frightening. Studies done by …

Nutrition

Watch your step: why the 10,000 daily goal is built on bad science

In recent years, the 10,000-steps-a-day regime has become entrenched in popular culture. You can barely walk down the street without someone stomping past you wearing a FitBit; when Jeremy Hunt was health secretary, he was often pictured with his poking out from his shirtsleeves. It has become a …

Diabetes

How to Create Call-to-Action Buttons That Work

Last modified: 31/08/2018<p>Read time:<p>The success of a website that converts visitors into clients is in the details. While lots of designers can get …

UI Design

Which foods lower blood sugar?

When a person has diabetes, either their body does not produce enough insulin, or it cannot use the insulin correctly, so glucose accumulates in the …

Diabetes

Olive oil may give a better boost than Viagra, scientists suggest

Olive oil could be better than Viagra at helping men perform in the bedroom, scientists suggest.<p>A study of more than 600 men found that those who consumed plenty of it had far fewer problems with their sexual performance.<p>Researchers said a diet rich in olive oil keeps blood vessels healthy - …

Blood Vessels

Widely Used Diabetes Drug Can Cause Flesh-Eating Genital Infection

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning doctors and patients that some widely used diabetes drugs may, in some rare cases, cause a …

Diabetes

High blood sugar levels in the morning

Some people experience very high blood sugar levels in the morning. But what implications does this have for a person's health?<p>There are two main …

Diabetes

GitScrum: A free open source application for your development team

GitScrum is a Laravel 5.3 application to helps teams use Git version control and the Scrum framework in the support for day-to-day task …

FitBits Aren't Doing Their Job 50 Percent of the Time, Say Researchers

"As researchers, we need to be more cautious when using this type of data."<p>Smartwatch betrayal cuts deep. There are few things more frustrating than …

University of British Columbia

What's the link between vitamin D, gum health, and diabetes?

A new paper draws interesting links between gum infections, a reduced level of vitamin D, and diabetes. This marks the first time that the joint …

Diabetes

University of Bristol PhD student sells the firm that he co-founded for £600million

A Bristol University PhD student has sold the company he co-founded for hundreds of millions of pounds.<p>Dr Harry Destecroix is part of the team that …

Diabetes

All It Takes Is One Boiled Egg To Control Sugar Levels In The Blood

Every time you eat, your blood sugar levels go up. This is especially true for individuals who have type 2 diabetes or insulin resistance.<p>Having to …

Diabetes

CSS Media Queries: Quick Reference Guide

Media queries give us a very powerful way to adjust our styles according to factors like the type of device used, the viewport size, the screen’s …

Zero to 15 — Building a Nothing PWA in 15 minutes

The original version of the “Nothing” Android App was developed by Chilango Lab and it has more than 1 million downloads and 4.2 stars rating on …

Coping with Diabetes and Anxiety

Beverly S. Adler, PhD, CDE<p>Anxiety is a normal part of life for everyone. Symptoms of anxiety can include general feelings of worry, apprehensive …

Obesity may increase risk for peripheral artery disease

People with obesity are known to be at increased risk for coronary heart disease, the most common type of heart disease. Now, a new study shows …

Antipasto Cauliflower "Rice" Salad

0 from 0 votes<p>Course Salad, Side Dish<p>Cuisine Gluten-Free, Low-Carb<p>Keyword Cauliflower Rice, Salad<p>Prep Time 15 minutes<p>Cook Time 1 hour<p>Total Time 1 …

Flipboard

Must Eat These Zero Calorie & Nutrition Foods if You’re Trying to Lose Weight

You’d think that if the low-carb diet craze taught us anything, it’s the importance of a high protein diet. But even if you haven’t eaten a hamburger bun since the late ’90s, it doesn’t necessarily mean you’re getting enough of what typically goes between the bread.<p>Recently, the diet pendulum has …

layerJS

Getting started<p>To use layerJS you just need to define the stages and put all content in frames. The following list gives you minimal examples for …

My Visual Studio Code Setup

I <i>love</i> the text editor setup I've been using for the past year and a half, so I want to show off my setup! Visual Studio Code has far surpassed my …

10 Evidence-Based Health Benefits of Cinnamon

Cinnamon is a highly delicious spice.<p>It has been prized for its medicinal properties for thousands of years.<p>Modern science has now confirmed what …

‍ Scrape Websites for Information Easily using Code.xyz and Node.js

A web scraper is a tool that allows us to select and transform a website’s unstructured data into a structured database. So where would a web scraper …

Lemon Lime Cucumber Water

<i>Quench your thirst with this lemon lime cucumber water! It’s healthy, sugar-fee and tastes better than pure water. Also perfect for detox & weight</i> …

Recipes

Want to control your diabetes? Focus on your sleep.

If you’re one of the 29 million Americans living with type 2 diabetes, your diet, physical activity, and a host of other factors all play a role in …

20 Best & Worst Store-Bought Breads For Every Health Goal

We’re going to let you in on a diet secret few people know: You don’t have to give up bread to lose your belly fat!Although it appears that when …