Blood Sugar Levels

FDA rule offers only narrow field for blood sugar management claims, experts say

Special Edition: Blood Sugar Management

FDA rule offers only narrow field for blood sugar management claims, experts say

By Hank Schultz

As obesity rates worldwide continue to rise and the related scourge of diabetes increases in lockstep, companies marketing ingredients in the United States intended to help consumers who find themselves sliding somewhere along this curve toward a full...

‘Healthy blood sugar’ more meaningful than 'glycemic index'

‘Healthy blood sugar’ more meaningful than 'glycemic index'

By Elaine Watson

Consumers and food manufacturers alike remain confused about the concept of the ‘glycemic index (GI)’ and ‘glycemic load (GL)’, according to National Starch, which is urging both parties to think about ‘insulin sensitivity’ and ‘healthy blood sugar’ levels...

Preventing diabetes, new hope

Preventing diabetes, new hope

US scientists have for the first time established a biochemical
connection between obesity and type 2 diabetes. The findings could
lead to more preventive treatments for diabetes, the fourth main
cause of death in most developed countries.

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