Tag Archives: Diabetes

Coffee Consumption And Diabetes Risk?

Consuming 3 to 4 cups of coffee each day could help in the prevention of type 2 diabetes. Regular and moderate coffee consumption has consistently been associated with a possible lower type 2 diabetes risk. 3 – 4 cups of coffee each day is linked to an estimated 25% reduced type 2 diabetes risk, when… Read More »

New study prompts questions about diabetes and obesity within Black churches

(Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Diabetes and obesity rates could possibly have a correlation with church-going among African Americans a new study suggests. The findings of the Duke University study released last month in the Journal of Religion and Health highlight two main conclusions: Black Americans who are Baptist are more likely to have diabetes than those… Read More »

Over 18 million Brits in ‘fat danger zone’ and twice as likely to get diabetes

Adults who are moderately overweight face a surprisingly high threat of suffering from a number of serious conditions. They face a 140% higher risk of Type 2 diabetes compared with a healthy weight, 28% for kidney issues and 15% for heart issues. The biggest ever study of UK obesity reveals the scale of the problem.… Read More »