You may have heard this word or even seen an article talking about it, but have you ever thought about what diabulimia actually is? This term is being used more and more in clinical practice to describe individuals with Type 1 diabetes who minimize of completely skip insulin doses in an effort to lose weight. While not recognized as an official "eating disorder" in the DSM, this practice is often considered a type of bulimia. Click to continue reading Just What Is Diabulimia?...
Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among males, following skin cancer. It is currently most common in men over 50 years of age. An estimated 1 in 5 men will be diagnosed with cancer. Prostate cancer involves the prostate, an organ associated with the male reproductive system. We spoke last week about breast cancer and wanted to continue to raise the awareness of our EALM readers by covering the ins and outs of prostate cancer; including nutritional and lifestyle recommendations to benefit the health of men.
Breast Cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women today. It is estimated that 1 in every 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, equaling a quarter of a million women being diagnosed each year. As many of you may know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. In effort to raise the awareness of our EALM readers, we wanted to highlight the importance of diet and lifestyle, on not only your overall health, but also in relation to breast cancer.
Most people have heard of the term fasting before. While we don’t encourage fasting for any other reason besides religious holidays, like Tisha B’Av and Ramadan. We have come up with 7 Simple Pre- and Post-Fasting Tips to help you get through the process. Read more for the tips.
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