Balsamic Chicken – Diabetic Recipe

Think diabetic recipes are bland? Think again! Plus, every recipe is carb counted for you so you can enjoy a healthy and delicious meal with confidence. Having diabetes doesn’t equal deprivation and our recipes taste so good, your family and friends will love them too. Yum! INGREDIENTS 4 (4 ounce) skinless, Boneless chicken breast halves […]

THREE SECRETS TO A HEART-HEALTHY DIET

Eating to Prevent Heart Disease and Improve Cardiovascular Health 1. Be Smart About Fats If you are concerned about your heart health, rather than avoiding fat in your diet, try replacing unhealthy fats with good fats. Some of the most important improvements you can make to your diet are to: Cut out trans fats As well […]

DIABETES AND HEART DISEASE — AN INTIMATE CONNECTION

Why Is Heart Disease So Common in People with Diabetes? Diabetes by itself is now regarded as the strongest risk factor for heart disease; however, a variety of mechanisms—not solely blood glucose levels—most likely come into play. The blood vessels in patients with diabetes are more susceptible to other well-established risk factors, such as smoking, […]

SIMPLE STRETCHES FOR YOUR KNEE

Experiencing joint pain is an entirely different sensation—and one that’s not quite so magical. Factors like inactivity, carrying too much bodyweight, poor posture, improperly treated injuries, and insufficient nourishment can all contribute to knee pain, However, by taking better care of your knees throughout your life, starting as early as your thirties, you can strengthen joints and […]