Brenda Vanta

Brenda Vanta, Author at New Life Outlook

About Brenda

Brindusa (Brenda) Vanta is an alternative health care doctor, author and medical writer. She has written for the Livestrong, South Asian Health Chronicle, Oakville Massage Community and Information Network, and she focuses on nutrition and homeopathy. She received her MD degree from Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine, Romania, and her HD diploma from Ontario College of Homeopathic Medicine.

Brenda's Work


Can Diabetics Eat Fruit?

You've probably heard diabetics should avoid fruit, while at the same time hearing fruit is healthy and you should eat more. Can diabetics eat fruit or not?
by Brenda Vanta on May 27, 2015
Mature doctor explaining liver problems

Managing the Risk of Liver Disease With Diabetes

Diabetes and liver disease are often associated – in fact, diabetes is now considered the most common cause of liver disease in the US.
by Brenda Vanta on May 19, 2015
Doctor examining a pregnant women's stomach

What You Need to Know About Gestational Diabetes

While gestational diabetes is a temporary form of diabetes that develops during pregnancy, there's a risk of it turning into type 2 diabetes later on.
by Brenda Vanta on March 17, 2015
Medical scientist examining test samples

How to Participate in Clinical Research for Diabetes

Diabetes clinical studies are research trials that test various medical therapies and protocols for preventing or managing a condition.
by Brenda Vanta on August 11, 2014
insulin injection

Tips for Giving Yourself an Insulin Injection

Insulin pens and pumps come with instruction booklets that detail how to inject insulin, when you need to change or replace the device, and more.
by Brenda Vanta on June 6, 2014
Shot of a man holding a insulin test blood sample with his hands while being seated on a couch at home

Why Routine Is Important for Diabetes Management

A diabetes routine can help you manage your condition. Diabetes can cause fluctuations in your insulin levels which affects your work and personal life.
by Brenda Vanta on May 28, 2014
A child is receiving an insulin injection

How to Give an Insulin Injection to Your Diabetic Child

How to give insulin to a child involves only requires a few steps. Read on to discover how to give an insulin injection to your child here.
by Brenda Vanta on May 26, 2014
Dental hygiene

Why Diabetics Need to Prioritize Dental Health

Diabetes can lead oral health problems from dry mouth to teeth loss and infections. Read on to learn more about diabetes and dental health here.
by Brenda Vanta on May 2, 2014