On Wednesday, 25 August 2004 21:34:28 UTC+5:30, firechief wrote:
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> Study Suggests Connection Between Women Consuming Soft Drinks,
> Developing Diabetes
> 08-24-2004 5:34 PM
> By TARA BURGHART
>
> CHICAGO -- Women who drink more than one sweetened soft drink a
> day are slightly more likely to develop diabetes than women who drink
> less than one a month, according to a new study.
>
> Obesity is strongly linked to type 2 diabetes _ the most common form of
> diabetes _ so the extra calories from soda account for at least some of
> the increased risk, said the Harvard University researchers who did the
> study.
>
> Globally, type 2 diabetes, a condition that often leads to heart disease
> and kidney failure, afflicts 154 million people and is blamed for about
> 3 millions deaths a year.
>
>
> Full story at:
>
> http://sandiego.cox.net/cci/newsnati...p;id=D84LTT801
>
> <http://sandiego.cox.net/cci/newsnati..._state=maximiz
> ed&view=article&id=D84LTT801>


Tips for Dining Out with Diabetes

If you are a diabetic, be particularly careful about the salt content of the food when you eat out. This is because high salt content is linked to disorders such as high blood pressure which can cause heart disease and stroke.. More than two out of three deaths due to diabetes are attributed to heartdisease and stroke. With some tips for dining out with diabetes, you can ensure that your salt intake is under control.

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