Discover the Positive Effects of Exercise for Diabetes Sufferers

Written by Emily Clark

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Before engaging in exercise, it is important for blood sugar levels to be tested to make sure that they are not below 80 to 100 mg/dl range and not above 250 mg/dl. Glucose levels should also be tested before, during, after and three to five hours after exercise. During this recovery period (3-5 hours after exercise), it is important for diabetics to consume ample carbohydrates in order to prevent hypoglycemia.

Exercise will greatly benefit an individual with type II diabetes because of its positive effects on insulin sensitivity. Proper exercise and nutrition arerepparttar best forms of prevention for type II diabetics. It is important for training protocols to be repeated almost daily to help with sustaining insulin sensitivity. To prevent hypoglycemia, progressively work up to strenuous activity.

As with individuals with type I diabetes, carbohydrates should also be present during training to assist in raising blood sugar levels ifrepparttar 144537 individual becomes low.

The information contained in this article is for educational purposes only and is not intended to medically diagnose, treat or cure any disease. Consult a health care practitioner before beginning any health care program.

Emily Clark is editor at Lifestyle Health News and Medical Health News where you can find the most up-to-date advice and information on many medical, health and lifestyle topics.

Education - Let the Learning Begin!

Written by Tara Cicconni

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Education will make you self-assured because you'll be able to present yourself wherever you go. From college debates to formal affairs, you'll know what's current inrepparttar world, how to speak about it and how to make great, interesting conversation- all because of education.

Sometimes, education comes with a large price tag. Tuition, books and living expenses are very expensive when it comes to college. You can always loans, grants or a scholarship to help you, so don't despair. If you want an education bad enough, you'll get one. It doesn't matterrepparttar 144433 size of your bank account, let your drive pull you towardrepparttar 144434 education you so desperately need. Don't settle for average and keep learning allrepparttar 144435 way up and throughout your senior years. Education shouldn't end after college, it should continue it so you can constantly improve yourself and your mind.

Tara Cicconni is passionate about education and is the webmaster of All About Education

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