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Couch potatoes take note, especially those with type-2 diabetes—exercise may be the best way to manage your blood sugar. So what’s new about that? Anyone diagnosed with diabetes knows (or at least has been told) to lose weight, watch what they eat, quit smoking, and get regular exercise.

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17440 W. Bluemound Rd, Suite B-1,
Brookfield, WI
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Boxing, Cardio Kickboxing, Gym Classes, Gym Equipment, Kickboxing, Martial Arts, Mixed Martial Arts

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Midwest Dietitians Llc
(262) 784-7858
890 Elm Grove Rd
Elm Grove, WI
 
Snap Fitness
(262) 373-0848
18905 W. Capitol Drive
Brookfield, WI
 
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(262) 993-9111
2205 N Calhoun Rd
Brookfield, WI
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24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Brookfield Snap Fitness
(262) 373-0848
18905 W. Capitol Drive
Brookfield, WI
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Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Baylor Medical Clinic
(262) 827-8439
275 Regency Ct Ste 103
Brookfield, WI
 
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(262) 797-8676
19700 W Bluemound Rd
Brookfield, WI
 
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(262) 781-3072
19485 W Lisbon Rd
Brookfield, WI
 
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890 Elm Grove Rd.
Elm Grove, WI
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(262) 780-6350
17280 W North Avenue
Brookfield, WI
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Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Exercise to Manage Blood Sugar

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By James Keough

Couch potatoes take note, especially those with type-2 diabetes—exercise may be the best way to manage your blood sugar. So what’s new about that? Anyone diagnosed with diabetes knows (or at least has been told) to lose weight, watch what they eat, quit smoking, and get regular exercise. But those same people will tell you how hard it is to make all those changes simultaneously. So the big question is, which one has the most effect on blood sugar?

In the journal Diabetologia, researchers recently reviewed 103 studies involving more than 10,000 people and found that studies advocating exercise alone lowered blood sugar levels two times better than those testing multipronged approaches. But don’t think that means you face hours-long workouts or sessions with a drill-sergeant personal trainer—studies investigating those approaches showed no better results than regimens specifying less exercise time and group sessions.

The trick, of course, is to get started. Take a stroll after dinner, park at the far end of the lot and walk to the store, take the stairs when you can—and as you get stronger (and feel better), you can increase your level of activity.

Author: James Keough

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