Intestinal Microbiota: Prediabetes and Therapies

The intestinal microbiota and the risk of prediabetes: a critical analysis of relationships and therapeutic implications The term “microorganism” is often associated by the general population with any infectious agent, but recent microbiological studies suggest otherwise. Billions of years of evolutionary processes among microorganisms, enhanced by the theory of “survival of the fittest,” have led…

Efficacy of dietary supplements for insomnia

Dietary supplements for insomnia: relationships between individual preconditions, sleep problems, and customization of supplementation Insomnia is one of the most widespread problems of concern in modern society, with a worldwide prevalence of 20%, and is known to cause lifestyle-related diseases such as hypertension, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and depression. Insomnia is classified according to the…

How to control blood sugar in individuals with diabetes?

Efficacy of ayurvedic preparations in improving glycemic control in subjects with type 2 diabetes Several medicinal plants are used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine in the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus, and some recent research has shown their efficacy and safety.  This recent systematic review evaluated and summarized the available efficacy and safety evidence on…