Exercise Classes Hastings NE

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.

Curves Hastings
714 W. 5th St. Suite 102
Hastings, NE
 
Elks Lodge
(402) 462-6113
3050 E South St
Hastings, NE
 
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303 N. Burlington Ave., Suite B
Hastings, NE
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Aerobics, Body Sculpting, Cardio Equipment, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Group Exercise Studio, Gym Classes, Gym Equipment, Gym Sports, Silver Sneakers, Zumba

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(402) 462-8821
604 N Saint Joseph Ave
Hastings, NE
 
Hastings Cancer Support Groups
(402) 462-8821
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Hastings, NE
 
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(402) 462-8821
521 W. 3rd St.
Hastings, NE
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(402) 462-5225
3601 Cimarron Plaza, Suite 105
Hastings, NE
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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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Champions Sports and Recreation Complex
(402) 462-6220
1220 W 18th St
Hastings, NE
 
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(402) 462-5225
3601 Cimarron Plz # 105
Hastings, NE
 
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2303 W 2nd St
Hastings, NE
 
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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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