A dip in the Dead Sea could help diabetes, according to new Israeli study

30.08.2011                      30.Aw-Elul, 5771                      Rosch Chodesch 1

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A dip in the Dead Sea could help diabetes, according to new Israeli study

Swimming in the salty water may bring sweet news for diabetics.

A short dip in the Dead Sea facilitates a drop in blood glucose levels and could improve the medical conditions of diabetics, according to an initial study conducted by researchers from the health sciences faculty of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Soroka Medical Center in Be’er Sheva.
The study involved an initial sample group of 14 individuals between the ages of 18 and 65 who have suffered from Type 2 diabetes for less than 20 years….