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New Study Highlights Benefits of Weekly Nutrition Classes to Improve Type 2 Diabetes

Prescriptions are not enough—diet changes and nutrition education make the difference in people with diabetes, according to a study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Type 2 Diabetes Research Held Back by Animal Models; Human-Based Research Provides a Path Forward

A new report published in Alternatives to Laboratory Animals identifies the limitations of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) animal research and proposes how human-based research can improve translation to human medicine.

'Dr. Neal Barnard's Cookbook for Reversing Diabetes' Highlights Diabetes-Fighting Diet

Finally an approach to managing type 2 diabetes that is not based on pills or injections, but on food—the most delicious “prescription” you could imagine. Dr. Neal Barnard’s Cookbook for Reversing Diabetes, written by Neal Barnard, M.D., nutrition researcher and New York Times bestselling author, draws on decades of scientific research showing the power of plant-based diets for reversing type 2 diabetes. Dreena Burton, bestselling cookbook author and creator of the Plant Powered Kitchen blog, developed the cookbook’s 150 recipes.

U.S. Vegan Documentary Forks Over Knives Premieres in Mumbai

Forks Over Knives, a groundbreaking documentary that illustrates the power of plant-based diets to improve health and prevent diseases like type 2 diabetes, will have its premiere screening in Mumbai on Nov. 18.

U.S. Vegan Documentary Forks Over Knives Premieres in Delhi

Forks Over Knives, a groundbreaking documentary that illustrates the power of plant-based diets to improve health and prevent diseases like type 2 diabetes, will have its premiere screening in Delhi on Nov. 11.

Diabetes Cooking and Nutrition Course Starts Oct. 4

PLEASE POST TO CALENDAR LISTINGS:
WHAT: Food for Life: Diabetes Initiative (a five-class cooking and nutrition course)
WHEN: Oct. 4 to Nov. 1 (Tuesdays), 6 to 8 p.m. 
WHERE: Barnard Medical Center, 5100 Wisconsin Ave, N.W., Ste. 400, Washington, D.C. (a short walk from the Friendship Heights Metro stop on the Red Line). 

Barnard Medical Center Hosts Free Cooking and Nutrition Class to Help Washington Residents Combat Type 2 Diabetes

PLEASE POST TO CALENDAR LISTINGS:
WHAT: Food for Life: Diabetes Prevention and Treatment (cooking and nutrition class)
WHEN: July 5 to Aug. 2 (Tuesdays), 6 to 8 p.m. 
WHERE: Barnard Medical Center, 5100 Wisconsin Ave, N.W., Ste. 400, Washington, D.C. (a short walk from the Friendship Heights Metro stop on the Red Line). 
SPONSOR: Barnard Medical Center