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Late to bed, early to rise: a recipe for diabetes

April 17, 2012


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June 16, 2012

Good Articles,…

I can say, I usually sleep for about 5 hours daily and go to bed late, but today, I am going to try to improve my sleep habits… I am afraid.


Gaspard Dakora
June 16, 2012

Sleep is very important in our everyday lives and therefore explains why it is good to always pay lots of attention on that aspect. in fact there are many people out there who have often encountered problems such as insomnia simply because they do not know what to do exactly. Paying attention on this aspect therefore can be very useful. Thank you for great information.

Gaspard Dakora
June 14, 2012

Diabetes can be very dangerous and for this reason, paying much attention it can be very helpful at the long run. No one should assume this the other way but try as much as possible to do the right thing all the time.

June 13, 2012

I believe that exercise will promote good sleeping habits. Find something to do beside snacking and you are good to go.

June 13, 2012

I have been sleeping for approx 4 hrs nightly ever since I could remember. I am 55 now and have had diabetes for 10 years now and my sleeping habits are still the same. I am also not overweight as a matter of fact I am 6’1 and 170lbs.
But I believe that exercise will promote good sleeping habits. Find something to do beside snacking and you are good to go.

Amanda Dell
June 13, 2012

Many of our residents have diabetes and have had a life that led them to be late to bed and early to rise. Hopefully, we can make this into an actionable plan to help people avoid diabetes as they age.

Amanda Dell

June 13, 2012

t is so important to be light on your feet, inquisitive and interested in being wrong. You have that wonderful fascination with the what if questions, but you also need absolute focus and a keen insight into the context and what is important – that is really terribly important. It’s about contradictions you have to navigate.

June 12, 2012

Your post has a good article.I liked your post.

strakke buik
June 8, 2012


Thanks for all the tips, they are very usefull. Usually i do a workout with kettlebels about half an hour before i go to sleep.
It’s perfect to fall to sleep.

May 31, 2012

I only slept 2 hours / day. This condition has lasted almost 5 years. whether I am in danger of being exposed to diabetic? I had been feeling in good health and no significant physical decline.

May 2, 2012

I know what it is like to work shifts .I did this for over 10 years, 12hrs. on,12hrs off. You are right how it upset sleep. The other down side is the effect it has on family life.

May 1, 2012

Thank you for the informative post. It just shows how tightly interconnected our bodily systems are. An imbalance in one can easily disrupt another which is linked to it. And thanks for the good sleeping tips too. If I may add, I find using a sleep sound machine to be quite useful because I live in a high rise building that faces highways. If noise is disrupting your sleep, you should try one.

April 30, 2012

I have personally measured my glucose for the past several years to see what the effects of food types on glucose, but one thing that came out of all my studies, is that good sleep improves your glucose control, just by itself. Good sleep lowers fasting glucose and all measurements throughout the day. Lack of sleep results with your fasting glucose in the morning being as much as 10 to 15 mg/dL higher than if you got good sleep. so I’m not surprised your article finds that sleep plays a primary role in diabetes / organ health.

Mohamed Ali Tawfeek
April 27, 2012

Thanks very much for these information , i was sleep for about just about 5 hours daily and go to bed late, but now, i will try to improve my sleep habits.Thanks

April 26, 2012

Thanks for the update. I really appreciate the efforts you have made for this blog.

Patrick Steenwijk
April 24, 2012

It seems that i need to improve my sleeping a lot.
I need to sleep more than my average of 6 hours.
Fortunately im not overweight, but i do need to watch this.
Thank you for sharing these tips

James Clark
April 23, 2012

Thanks for sharing good tips on sleep here as our body needs sleep to repair its self and not getting enough sleep we are inviting obesity problem, heart attack, stress, strokes, mental disease.

April 19, 2012

That is interesting

nando eriawan
April 19, 2012

I’m scared about my condition now. I just sleep about 3 hours, then study 2 hours, and then sleep again for 1 hour. am I going to get diabetic? help me…, If so, the best thing is get more sleep to reduce the risk of diabetic

April 18, 2012

I didn’t know all this. Sometimes we work on two jobs or even three. I am sticking to your advice and thank you so much for the great article.

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