The captain was backing down hard on the blue marlin that was swimming away from the boat, the angler keeping the line tight, and the expectant mate was leaning over the transom reaching for the leader. The marlin was just below the surface, and in a few seconds would ...
Pregnancy is a time of promise and expectation, but it can also raise the possibility for some women that they will develop gestational diabetes mellitus.
GDM, like other forms of diabetes, is defined as glucose intolerance, but with its first onset during pregnancy.
In Cayman, it is estimated that some 10 per cent of the adult population lives with diabetes. Although Type 1 diabetes cannot be prevents, Type 2 diabetes is another matter entirely. Lifestyle changes, especially in those at risk of developing the disease, can prevent the onset of diabetes.
The Cayman Islands Marathon will be taking place in a couple of week and runners and walkers all over the island are preparing for the challenge.
Depending on who you ask you will get different answers when it comes to how you should prepare for the marathon.