Tim Martin

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Travel Guide To Provence

The antithesis of cold, rainy, northern Europe, the Provence Cézanne painted and Camus wrote of is resplendent with tall cypress trees, shimmering …

France

Study Says Diabetics Should Eat a Big Breakfast If They Want to Lose Weight—But There’s a Catch

One of the questions that usually crops up when health professionals discuss best practices for weight loss is, “Should I eat breakfast in the …

Diabetes

The 39 maps you need to understand south-west France

The south-west corner of France has long been a magnet for other nationalities looking to set up home in the region's stunning countryside or …

Countryside

Low Vitamin D Ups The Risk Of Diabetes: Study

People with vitamin D deficiency are more vulnerable to diabetes and have up to five times more chances of developing the disease, <i>ScienceDaily</i> …

Diabetes

Stanford’s Most Popular Class Isn’t Computer Science–It’s Something Much More Important

It’s called “Designing Your Life,” a course that’s part throwback, part foreshadowing of higher education’s future.<p>Before Kanyi Maqubela became an investment partner at the Collaborative Fund, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on social enterprises, he was a typical Stanford student in …

Computer Science

Bitter Gourd For Diabetes: Here's How Karela Juice Is One of The Best Beverages For Diabetics

It is not easy managing diabetes. A diabetes-friendly diet comes with many restrictions. Even the most 'healthy' foods could set your blood sugar …

Diabetes

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

France

Most Romantic Places in Paris: 3ème Arrondissement

Few areas of Paris bring together the old and the new as well as the <b>Romantic Marais</b>, precisely the North Marais, or NoMa for short, occupiying the …

France

Glucose-monitoring patch could mean no more finger-pricking for diabetics

For millions of diabetics, performing finger-prick blood tests to monitor blood glucose levels is an unpleasant part of daily life. If a new …

Diabetes

5 ways to manage blood sugar

Maintaining a healthy diet is key to managing blood sugar. This holds true for both if you have type 2 diabetes or simply thing that you could be …

Nutrition

Me & My Wonky Blood Sugar: Alpha Lipoic Acid

Diabetes

Dordogne holiday guide: what to see plus the best restaurants and hotels

The food, wine and idyllic lifestyle of this region’s villages have always appealed to Brits – and with Brexit looming they’re settling in record numbers – but that has not dimmed its thoroughly French allure<p>The Dordogne comes close to offering everything that travellers head to France for: …

France

L-Carnitine Reduces Blood Sugar Levels

<b>L-Carnitine</b>, which is important for burning fat and transporting fatty acids into the mitochondria (cellular power centres), has a positive effect on …

Diabetes

L-carnitine increases glucose metabolism and mechanical function following ischaemia in diabetic rat heart. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>Stimulation of glucose oxidation by L-carnitine improves mechanical recovery of ischaemic hearts from non-diabetic rats perfused with high …

Diabetes

L-carnitine improves glucose disposal in type 2 diabetic patients. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>Aim of the present study is to evaluate the effects of L-carnitine on insulin-mediated glucose uptake and oxidation in type II diabetic …

Diabetes

Gut bacteria selectively promoted by dietary fibers alleviate type 2 diabetes

You are currently viewing the abstract.<p>View Full Text<p>Log in to view the full text<p>via AAAS login<p>AAAS login provides access to <i>Science</i> for AAAS members, …

Diabetes

The most beautiful places in France for you to explore

<b>(CNN) —</b> This is the France of your dreams: Romantic settings in Paris. Dazzling white snow in the Alps. Quaint hilltop villages. Stunning chateaux. Fields of flowers and vineyards bursting with grapes and the promise of wine. And let's not forget magnificent beaches and islands off two …

France

France by rail: 10 of the best summer trips

As French rail company SNCF releases tickets for travel in France this summer, we suggest 10 great towns and cities to visit by train from the UK<p>If you’re considering a holiday in France by train this summer, now’s the time to book. French rail company SNCF released its summer fares on Thursday (29 …

France

This Surprising Mineral Can Counteract The Effects Of Sugar

If there’s a good versus evil in the nutrition world, it’s salt versus sugar. The two white crystals look similar on the outside but are totally …

Nutrition
Diabetes

We have got the causes and effects of type 2 diabetes mixed up, study shows

The proportion of adults with diabetes around the world has risen from 4.7 per cent in 1980 to more than 8.5 per cent today. More than 422 million …

Diabetes

Carnosine is Lacking in Type 2 Diabetic Patients

Carnosine is one of the most potent nutrients known for protecting against the adverse consequences of high blood sugar. Thus, it is a wake-up call …

Diabetes

12 Healthy Ways to Lower Your Blood Sugar

Make these simple lifestyle tweaks to feel great all day.<p>Whether you have diabetes or prediabetes—or just generally suffer ill effects from crazy …

Nutrition

How to get from Charles de Gaulle Airport to Paris – CDG Airport Transportation Guide

Visiting Paris for the first time? Let us help you with our best Paris tips and tricks to getting from Charles de Gaulle to Paris. If you don’t live …

France

10 Secret French Villages to Discover Before the Crowds Do

Imagine the perfect trip to France, and you probably picture the chic streets of Paris, the glittering beaches of the Cote d’Azur, and the fertile …

France

Want to lose weight? Eat a high-energy breakfast and average lunch

In patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes, a meal schedule that includes a high-energy breakfast promotes weight loss, improves diabetes and …

How a Multivitamin Could Help if You’re Taking a Common Blood-sugar Drug | Center for Science in the Public Interest

In a study of roughly 2,500 people aged 50 or older, 16 percent of metformin takers who took no multivitamin—but only 4 percent of those who took a …

Vitamin D and type II diabetes

<b>Summary</b><p>Type II diabetes is a condition in which the body has a hard time managing sugar the right way. Usually you develop type II diabetes in …

Diabetes

Cinnamon Has a Surprising Health Benefit

If you love cinnamon, add an extra shake to your next meal: new research shows that the popular spice boosts metabolism in mouse and human fat …

First time in France? Here are some tips from Rick Steves

Slow down. Take transit. Try out a few French phrases. These are just a few things you can do to get the most out of your big trip to France.

France