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Diabetes and Natural Health Care

This Week at Yellow Gazebo: Friday, August 28th 2015

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Here is a quick recap of the great posts we shared this past week:   Do You Have a Fatty Liver? 90 Million Americans Do! by Dr. Hyman  Though its one of the most common diseases in America, most people are not aware of the dangers of having a fatty liver even though it affects 90 Million Americans and is a major risk factor for diabetes, heart attack and even cancer. In this article Dr. Hyman discusses how the cause of fatty liver, it's
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This Week at Yellow Gazebo: Friday, August 7th 2015

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I t’s August!!! The theme for this month is Digestion. Before we get to that, let’s recap the great posts we shared this last week: 5 Natural Ways to Heal Cuts and Scrapes by Kasandra Brabaw Face it, it's a dangerous world out there. A slip of the knife when you're chopping vegetables, a particularly sharp piece of paper, a cat that's determined to make you trip—these are all hazards even the least adventurous of us faces on a daily
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This Week at Yellow Gazebo – May 22, 2015

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EWG's new skin care guide is out! The new guide includes even more sunscreens, SPF-rated moisturizers and lip balms! See how your favorite products rate:http://www.ewg.org/2015sunscreen/ Continuing with our diabetes theme, here’s a summary of the great posts we shared this last week: Doable Diabetes Management by Dona Strumanis Simple, effective treatments can make a major difference in diabetes management. Many of these are practical lifestyle habits that can result in successful control of different types of diabetes. Monitoring blood sugar, taking prescribed
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This Week at Yellow Gazebo – May 7th 2015

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It's May!! This month our theme is Diabetes. We are excited to be talking about some of the many issues and concerns that fall under this category. We are also very proud to announce the launch of our new line of skin care products,Trellis Natural Skin Care. Sold exclusively at the clinic, we use ingredients that are 80% organic and 90% naturally-derived. The line has been developed by Yellow Gazebo’s own aesthetician, Maggie Reyes. http://goo.gl/w73M7d 15 Exercise Tips for People With Type 2
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5 Diabetes Myths Debunked

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Although diabetes has been a diagnosed illness for some time now, there still abound several myths that can, when believed, certainly lead you astray from a healthy attitude towards your diet and exercise regime. The truth, however, is that knowing about these myths and learning the real facts can potentially make you healthier. Read on! 1. Sugar, Sugar. Do you think that you can get diabetes from eating too much sugar? If so, think again. Type 1 diabetes is caused
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3 Tips on Eating Out With Diabetes

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When you have diabetes, managing your diet can be strenuous. Managing your diet when you're diabetic and eating away from home is even more challenging. When restaurants and fast food are the only options, how do you know what to choose? Certainly eating nothing is not an option, since that's dangerous to any diabetic. But what's the best choice with limited options? Here are a few tips to follow when eating out on a diabetic diet: 1. Ask What. Whenever
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3 Tips on Helping Your Teen with Diabetes

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Having a teenager is tough enough trying to balance an urge to care for them constantly, with wanting to give them their space and show them trust. When your teen has diabetes, it becomes that much more difficult – how can you leave them alone and trust that they'll take proper care of themselves? Especially when their self-care is that much more important than that of their peers? With a few key tips, you can learn to let go, while
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5 Tips About Your Ageing Parent and Diabetes

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With the growing epidemic of diabetes in our society, it's no wonder that many people are finding they have an ageing parent with the disease. If you're one of this burgeoning group of people, you may be discovering that this parent who once took such good care of you is now not taking very good care of themselves. And with a diagnosis of diabetes, them taking care of themselves is an even greater concern for you. No diagnosis yet? Here
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4 Tips on Dieting with Diabetes

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If you have diabetes, you may be finding that, well, it's a lot of work! And if you've been diagnosed with prediabetes, you're going to want to know what the consequences of the full-blown illness are. You'll have to monitor your blood sugar levels, time your meals, maybe take insulin, definitely exercise, and generally be aware of everything that you're doing (and about to do!) at any given time of day. That can add up to a lot of time
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6 Tips for Losing Weight and Eating Healthy

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Losing weight is easy, right? Just eat less and exercise more! If only it were that simple. Sadly, it's not, as you only have so much time in the day to exercise, and certainly just the thought of looking up the caloric input of everything you consume can be daunting, to say the least. It seems that the best you can do is to get the exercise you can manage to squeeze in, and just do your best to be
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