Type 2 diabetes: Nations favourite drink can help control blood sugar
Express | June 13, 2019
TYPE 2 diabetes is prevalent in the UK, with an estimated four million people living with the condition. There are many ways to keep it under control, with diet playing a key part. Drinking a particular British staple can help manage high blood sugar levels. Type 2 diabetes is a common condition that causes the level of sugar (glucose) in the blood to become too high. The aim of diabetes treatments is stop blood sugar from rising above normal levels. Sustained high blood sugar levels can cause life-threatening complications for people with type 2 diabetes, such as irreversible damage to parts of the body including the eyes, nerves, kidneys and blood vessels. There is one simple remedy that can help mitigate the risks, however.