Blood sugar management

TCM herbal extract mixture helps lower diabetes risk: Chinese mouse study

The herbal mixture is said to lower blood glucose and insulin resistance. ©iStock

A combination of refined herbal extracts can help to lower the risk of diabetes, according to a Chinese study.

The extract is said to boost glucose and fat metabolism. ©iStock

Black gold? Rhizome extract said to have anti-ageing and anti-diabetic effects

WATCH: Singapore supplement CEO on the three biggest APAC growth sectors

WATCH: Singapore supplement CEO on the three biggest APAC growth sectors

Layn wants to introduce its monk fruit extract to Japan and Europe. ©iStock

Chinese supplier aiming to bring monk fruit-based sweetener to Japan and Europe

Fortified and functional products dominate health and wellness F&B sales in APAC. ©iStock

APAC's fastest growing functional and fortified food markets revealed

Resveratrol has been found to lower oxidative stress and arterial stiffness in type 2 diabetes patients. ©iStock

Resveratrol boosts heart health of type 2 diabetes patients: Japanese RCT

Glucoraphanin —  found in foods like broccoli — was found to lower blood glucose and plasma insulin in obese mice. ©iStock

Glucoraphanin shows preventive effects against obesity and type 2 diabetes

Vitamin D could reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. ©iStock

Australian study affirms vitamin D’s ability to lower type 2 diabetes risk

Fish oil could aid in the prevention of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes. ©iStock

Short-term fish oil consumption helps prevents type 2 diabetes in people with existing metabolic disorders: Meta-analysis

Diabetes is a major health problem in Singapore, with the condition causing complications later life. ©iStock

Singapore PM declares ‘war on diabetes’ in National Day message

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