Archive for August, 2008


CPAP Machines ~A Good Night Sleep

Sleep Apnea can be a life threatening problem for the millions who have it. Sleep Apnea occurs when the upper airway passage becomes narrow during sleep, causing the muscles to relax. Once the muscles relaxes there is a reduction of oxygen in the blood which in turn causes many people to gasp for air, arousing […]

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Acidophilus the Friendly Bacteria

Acidophilus is often referred to as friendly bacteria which has many health benefits to the human body. Acidophilus is often used in describing different types of bacteria that aid in our digestion of food but the term acidophilus mainly refers to L. acidophilus. Known for its many age old health benefits, the bacteria is found […]

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Health Care Support Teams ~ Part Two of Two

Health Care Support Team ~ Part Two of TwoSome doctors work with a Register Dietitian but if your doctor doesn’t, then just ask her/him to suggest one. A registered dietitian has training in how nutrition will play a major role in your diabetes. Having passed a national exam and in most cases they will also […]

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Health Care Support Teams ~ Part One of Two

Health Care Support Team ~ 1 of 2 Managing diabetes does not involve just YOU, it will involve a whole Health Care Support Team. Creating a team of health care professionals that you feel comfortable with and that will work with you may take some time to find but in the long run they will […]

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