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Long dough fermentation reduces pizza challenges for type 1 diabetes

medwireNews: Hyperglycemia in children with type 1 diabetes after eating pizza can be reduced by fermenting the dough for longer, Italian research shows. Their research shows that, contrary to some previous findings, blood glucose after eating pizza can be managed with a single insulin bolus given 15 minutes before eating. The pizzas used in the study, […]

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FDA rejects Sanofi-Lexicon add-on pill for type 1 diabetes

(Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a drug developed by Sanofi SA and Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc intended for use with insulin in patients with type 1 diabetes, the companies said on Friday. The decision comes about two months after an FDA advisory panel failed to reach a consensus over whether […]

Appetizers Cooking With

Creamy Tomato and Spinach Soup

Ingredients:   2 tablespoons butter 1 onion, diced 1 carrot, grated 1 28-oz can diced tomatoes 3 cups chicken broth (or vegetable broth) salt and pepper, to taste 1 tablespoon fresh thyme 1 tablespoon baking soda (if desired to lower the acidity) 2 cups frozen spinach (or packed fresh baby spinach) 3/4 cup half and […]

Cooking With Snacks

Lunchbox Granola Bars

Ingredients 2 cups (500 mL) rolled oats 1 cup (250 mL) whole wheat flour 1/2 cup (125 mL) ground flaxseed 1/3 cup (75 mL) packed brown sugar 1 tsp (5 mL) ground cinnamon 1 cup (250 mL) raisins, chocolate chips or unsweetened dried fruit 1/2 cup (125 mL) sunflower seeds (or any chopped nuts) 1/2 […]