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HOW HAVE FOOD PORTIONS CHANGED IN 20 YEARS? By Peak Health and FitnessYou may have noticed restaurant food portions have gotten larger. Or maybe not – larger plates, cups and serving dishes can fool the eyes. Some restaurants openly announce “super-size portions” while other increases are not advertised. Many single meals now provide enough calories […]


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NATIONAL DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM By Peak Health and Fitness What is the University of Utah CDC-National Diabetes Prevention Program?​ A study done by the Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group in 2002 showed that type 2 diabetes can be prevented in adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes by making moderate lifestyle changes. Since […]


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The ‘sitting epidemic,’ counting calories, Diabetes Prevention Program and 5 steps to safer cycling.


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Tracking your zzzs, why you need health insurance and Diabetes Prevention Program.


SMART INSULIN

U researcher developing long-lasting insulin for Type I diabetics that could eliminate the need for constant monitoring and injections.


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DIABETES PREVENTION RESEARCH PROGRAM Are you at risk for diabetes? Visit this link and take the quiz on the right side of the page. If you score a nine or higher, the answer is yes, you are at risk. If the answer is yes, and you want to join a 12-month research study that will […]