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Ask the Dietitian: What do you think of low-glycemic-index diets?
Q: What do you think of low-glycemic-index diets? A: The glycemic index (GI) ranks carbohydrates on a scale from 0 to 100 based on their effect on blood sugar levels. Low GI foods produce gradual ris...
2/6/13 at 11:14 AM 4 Risk Factors that Can Lead to Type 2 Diabetes 9/20/12 at 10:13 AM
For treating high blood pressure, more is more
If you have high blood pressure that's under control, you're in good company. According to a new report from the American Heart Association, just under half of American adults with high blood pressure...
10/23/12 at 12:54 PM
I Survived a Chinese Hospital
This wasn't a post I was anticipating, but hey I got sick. Walking to the hospital, though, here's what I did anticipate: less than ideal conditions, less than ideal physicians, and plenty of paper...
6/29/11 at 11:09 AM
A morning at the doctor's office...part 1
Well, I had my yearly check-up today. It went great...I think. My blood pressure was awesome, especially since I haven't been taking my blood pressure pills in a very long time. I actually can't...
4/26/10 at 4:35 PM
Tattoo licensing OK'd
Tattoo artists would be required to hold a state license, and get proper training, senators tentatively decided Tuesday. A similar bill faces a House committee hearing later this week. Sen. Yvonne Pre...
4/6/10 at 10:40 PM