Diabetes

Diabetics — Beware of this potentially dangerous hypertension drug

If you have diabetes and suffer with high blood pressure, there’s a best-selling hypertension drug that could potentially put your life in danger. The drug is called Benicar. It’s generic name is Olmesartan and it is also sold under the brand names of Benicar HCT, Azor and Tribenzor. Not the yellow brick road… By now […]

Afrezza — Know the Dangers Of This New Diabetes Drug

The American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved Afrezza, a fast-acting, insulin powder that’s delivered through a small device that looks like an asthma inhaler. One of Afrezza’s big selling points is that it can be used by both type 1 and 2 diabetics. Could this be what diabetics have been waiting for — […]

Are You A Victim Of High Fructose Corn Syrup Addiction?

Over the past few weeks we’ve written a lot about the detrimental effects of artificially sweetened fizzy drinks and fruit juice. No matter how one looks at it, these beverages are unhealthy, but that doesn’t always stop us from drinking them. But it turns out that when you really crave a Coke or Pepsi, and […]

Is This The Secret To A Disease-Free Life?

When the British Soft Drinks Association recently responded to health expert, Prof. Capewell’s call to place warnings on sugar-sweetened fruit juice and fizzy drinks to warn people about their increased risks of obesity, diabetes and tooth decay, they said: “Obesity is a far more complex problem than Professor Capewell’s simplistic approach implies and trying to […]