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The Epidemic of Prediabetes and Diabetes!
According to a new study, investigators say diabetes and prediabetes will also account for an estimated 10 percent of total health care spending by the end of the decade at an annual cost of almost $500 billion. That's up from an estimated $194 billion in 2010.

The report, "The United States of Diabetes: Challenges and Opportunities in the Decade Ahead," was unveiled this week, because November is National Diabetes Prevention month. The study offers solutions designed to improve health and life expectancy, while also saving up to $250 billion over the next 10 years.

Read this report on CNN titled Diabetes or prediabetes predicted for half of Americans by 2020

What is Prediabetes and why is it important to reverse it for weight loss, and prevention of diabetes?Prediabetes is a serious health condition that increases the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. Yet the vast majority of people with prediabetes do …
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What truly causes vitamin D deficiency and how to correct it?

According to the statistics from CDC, more than 40 percent of United States population are deficient in Vitamin D despite they adding vitamin fortifications to so many foods.

What truly causes low vitamin D? Does the obesity epidemic have any thing to do with the low vitamin D? How does belly fat affect vitamin D? 
Learn what really causes vitamin D deficiency and how to correct it from a practicing obesity medicine physician and founder of W8MD medical weight loss centers, Dr Prab R. Tumpati, MD in this youtube video.





What is Vitamin D also called ergocalciferol and what will it do?

Vitamin D may be a nutrient found in some foods that's required for health and to keep up robust bones. It will therefore by serving to the body absorb Ca (one of bone's main building blocks) from food and supplements. people that get insufficient  ergocalciferol might develop soft, thin, and brittle bones, a condition referred to as rachitis in kids and malacia in adults.

Vitamin D is very importa…