Mar 26 2019
Statin drugs are taken by more than 102 million Americans (20 years old or older) who have high cholesterol. High cholesterol is when your level is above 200mg/dL. There are more than 35 million Americans who have cholesterol levels above 240 mg/dL who are at high risk of heart disease. Another alarming statistic is that […]
Mar 25 2019
Diabetes is on the rise in America. According to the CDC in 2015, there are 100 million Americans who either have Type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. Unfortunately, most people who have prediabetes do not even know they have it. If this disease is left untreated, it can lead to type 2 diabetes within 5 years.
Mar 11 2019
Diabetes is not caused by eating too much sugar. It is true that people who have type 2 diabetes normally have higher sugar levels in their blood than those who do not, but eating sugar does not cause the disease. In fact, in a report published in the British Medical Journal, people who had higher […]