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7 Diabetes Diet Myths Debunked

"The Myths and Truths About A Diabetes Diet" by National Healthcare Group, 5 October 2020, http://www.healthhub.sg Does eating too much fruit cause diabetes? What are the foods to avoid with diabetes? Here are some diabetes food myths debunked. Myth 1: Sugar Alone Causes Diabetes Truth: The known risk factors for type 2 diabetes are family history, ethnicity, increasing age, being overweight, high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, a sedentary lifestyle and smoking. Sugar is not the only cause of diabetes. If an excessive intake of sugar leads to obesity, this further increases a person’s risk of having diabetes. Related:

Everything You Need to Know about Exercising with Diabetes

"Diabetes Management: Stay Healthy and Exercise!" by Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, 26 May 2021, http://www.healthhub.sg Regular physical activity keeps diabetes in control. How much exercise for diabetes management? Are certain exercises more effective? Physical Exercise for Better Diabetes Management People with diabetes can keep themselves active with physical activity as it is one of the best ways to keep your blood sugar in control. It will make you feel better and reduce your risk of complications. Benefits of Physical Activities Improve your body’s ability to use insulin Improve your blood pressure Improve your cholesterol level Lowers risk of osteoporosis

Everything You Need to Know about Cancer Diet During Treatment

"Everything You Need to Know about Cancer Diet During Treatment" by KK Women's and Children's Hospital, 15 April 2021, http://www.healthhub.sg Learn the answers to some of the more commonly asked questions about food for cancer patients during their treatment. Nutrition During Cancer Therapy When undergoing treatment for cancer, you may have concerns regarding your diet, and have questions like: am I eating enough to meet my nutritional needs? Should I be eating special foods? Some people may also try to convince you that cancer can be cured by eating, or not eating, particular foods. This may make you

Cut 100 Calories From Each Meal To Achieve A Healthy Weight

"Cut 100 Calories From Your Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Every Day" by Health Promotion Board, 9 December 2020, http://www.healthhub.sg Have you resolved to lose five kilograms but don’t know how to start? It does not have to be a monumental task. In fact, it can be as easy as reducing your calorie intake and cutting just 100 Calories from each of your daily meals. Shaving 100 Calories from each meal of breakfast, lunch and dinner will help towards a healthier weight. Here is a handy breakdown of how you can cut 100 Calories from favourite dishes at each

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