Obesity & DiabetesDiabetics and weight loss go hand in hand. Loosing excess pounds, however, has many other health benefits as well.

Cash Paid for Diabetic Test StripsThere’s one thing that doctors everywhere tell their patients who struggle with diabetes and other blood glucose disorders. They suggest, some rather strongly, that maintaining a healthy weight and percentage of body fat is essential to helping keep their diabetes under control. It’s not just diabetics that stand to realize better health through losing excess weight, however. There are many additional benefits that work together for a healthier general sense of well being.

There’s one thing that doctors everywhere tell their patients who struggle with diabetes and other blood glucose disorders. They suggest, some rather strongly, that maintaining a healthy weight and percentage of body fat is essential to helping keep their diabetes under control.

When those who are overweight set out to reduce extra pounds, they can enjoy an easier and more active lifestyle. Imagine, if you are 40 pounds heavier than your ideal weight, carrying around 40 pounds of sand in a backpack every day every single time you get out of bed in the morning until you lie down at night to rest. How much easier would it be to move about and walk, run, exercise, and perform daily chores without carrying that sand bag around?

In addition to the physical act of carrying the extra weight, fat cells tend to cause other issues internally as well. They surround the heart and fill the circulatory system with clogging agents. High blood pressure becomes common, high cholesterol sets in, and it becomes far more likely for a stroke or heart attack to occur. The gallbladder processes fats and becomes overworked trying to keep up. Stones can form, causing a very painful condition where stones form and surgery is imminent. Cancers are promoted due to excess weight, and arthritis becomes par for the course as your strained joints try their best to carry the weight. This leads to a reduction in activity, which in turn leads to an additional gain in weight.

  • In addition to the physical act of carrying the extra weight, fat cells tend to cause other issues internally as well.
  • High blood pressure becomes common, high cholesterol sets in, and it becomes far more likely for a stroke or heart attack to occur.
  • Diabetics in particular need to maintain a healthy weight because it is essential to the proper processing of blood glucose levels.

Did you know that by simply losing just a little weight, you can realize health benefits? A five percentage point loss in weight, which equals just 10 pounds if you weigh 200 pounds, is enough to show some health progress. This is perhaps why doctors understand the significance of helping patients to drop those unwanted pounds. Diabetics in particular need to maintain a healthy weight because it is essential to the proper processing of blood glucose levels. Circulation becomes impaired in the diabetic condition and excess weight exacerbates the problem. Talk to your doctor or health care provider about weight loss if you think it would benefit you. There are several facets to weight loss besides eating less or healthier food choices.

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