Tag Archive: glucose

Aug 27 2015



By:Haley Kormos & Kristel Fredericks Fiber is a common buzzword in the nutrition world. It can be seen on food labels as part of the nutrition facts panel and posted on cereal boxes for advertisement purposes. There are even fiber supplements promoted on commercials, such as snack bars and drinks. So, what’s the big deal …

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May 13 2013

Health fair promotes wellness

Good Shepherd Emergency Center-Kilgore, Good Shepherd Medical Associates Family Health Center-Kilgore and Allegiance Specialty Hospital are hosting a Community Health Fair in Kilgore. This event is free to the public. Free health screenings valued at more than $100 per person, including glucose, complete lipid profiles to measure cholesterol, triglycerides and HDL will be provided. plans …

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Apr 10 2012

Understanding the Glycemic Index

By Caty Millburg- Nutrition Expert Clean eating doesn’t have to be agonizing. By making a few adjustments and substitution, most of us can be well on our way to a healthier lifestyle.  Familiarizing ourselves with the Glycemic Index is often a great place to start.  The glycemic index is a measure of how quickly certain …

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