Understanding Borderline Diabetes

Borderline diabetes, also called prediabetes, is a condition that often develops before someone gets type 2 diabetes. It’s also known as impaired fasting glucose or glucose intolerance. It basically means your blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but they’re not quite high enough to be considered diabetes. During the prediabetes phase, your pancreas usually still produces enough insulin in …

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Nutritionists weigh in on the why’s and why not’s of cooking

Nutritionists weigh in on the why’s and why not’s of cooking, including yours truly! Read on to find out the best way to defrost meat.  An Article from www.ClassPass.com Whether you’re galavanting around the produce section or impatiently waiting for your water to boil, it’s likely you’ve come up with your fair share of food-related questions—the why’s and why not’s. …

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November Is American Diabetes Month

NOVEMBER IS AMERICAN DIABETES MONTH® These are our stories. This Is Diabetes. This November we’ll showcase real-life stories of friends, families and neighbors managing the day-to-day triumphs and challenges of diabetes. Join us as we salute the 29 million Americans with diabetes — as well as their loved ones — to raise awareness and to create a sense of urgency …

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Grow. Harvest. Eat. initiative promoted on POW

[mk_audio mp3_file=”https://www.janaimeyer.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/HealthyFoods.mp3″ ogg_file=”https://www.janaimeyer.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/HealthyFoods.ogg” thumb=”https://www.janaimeyer.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/krbd.jpg” audio_author=”KRBD | Community Radio for Southern Southeast Alaska”] Janai Meyer of Janai Meyer Nutrition and Lactation, LLC. along with Misha Chernick and June May speak about the upcoming April 2nd, 2016 Wellness Fair in Klawock and the kick off of an effort to promote growing, harvesting and preparing traditional and locally-grown foods, in Alaska. Specifically the Prince …

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Know the Signs of Borderline Diabetes

Borderline diabetes does not guarantee that you will develop diabetes, but it does increase your risk. Borderline diabetes, also called prediabetes, is a condition that often develops before someone gets type 2 diabetes. It’s also known as impaired fasting glucose or glucose intolerance. It basically means your blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but they’re not quite high enough …

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Benefits of Breastfeeding – KRBD Community Radio Ketchikan

KRBD Community Radio of Ketchikan, Alaska hosted a radio session with local area breastfeeding support groups and health professionals discussing information available to breastfeeding moms in Ketchikan. Janai Meyer, along with several other area groups are involved with raising awareness about the benefits of breastfeeding and holding an event August 1st to kick off of World Breastfeeding Week. LISTEN TO THE …

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