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Are You Diabetic? Be Wary Of Your Doctor's Advice

Are You Diabetic? Be Wary Of Your Doctor's Advice

I have just come away from a weekend of very busy face to face counselling. I had the pleasure to meet and talk with dozens of people and I'm left with the picture of young Jordan - an early 20's female student still living at home but with Type 1 Diabetes. Her doctor told her that she wou......[Read More]
What Can You Eat to Lower Blood Sugar Levels?

What Can You Eat to Lower Blood Sugar Levels?

One should be a master to control the blood sugar levels if the person is affected due to diabetics. The below mentioned tips need to be followed in order to be a master to control or lower down the blood sugar levels of your body.......[Read More]
Diabetic Skin Problems

Diabetic Skin Problems

There are two basic types of diabetes. In Type I, the body doesn't produce insulin, a hormone needed to break down glucose to use as fuel for the body. In Type II, which is the more common form of the disease, the body isn't able to make use of the insulin produced. Both types can lead to a variety ......[Read More]
Reverse Your Diabetes - Is It Possible?

Reverse Your Diabetes - Is It Possible?

Are you trying to find an answer to the question "Is it possible to reverse diabetes?" That is the question being asked every day by a growing number of people who suffer from Diabetes. Every day, more and more people both adults and children become victims of Diabetes.......[Read More]
Type 2 Diabetes - Prior to Becoming Pregnant Diabetic Women Need to Have Normal Blood Sugar Levels

Type 2 Diabetes - Prior to Becoming Pregnant Diabetic Women Need to Have Normal Blood Sugar Levels

If you have Type 2 diabetes and are considering becoming pregnant, you may be wondering if you'll be able to have a healthy pregnancy. With some work, it is possible - the key is keeping your blood sugar levels normal both before and during pregnancy and, as well, you need to have a normal bloo......[Read More]
CSII From Patient to Politics

CSII From Patient to Politics

Continuous subcutaneous infusion of insulin is important therapy for T1DM… Why isn't it used more often?......[Read More]
Best Diabetic Diets

Best Diabetic Diets

The best diabetic diet is one that combines a balance of healthy food choices, regular physical activity and scheduled meals. Reducing the amount of carbohydrates you consume on a daily basis is crucial as they turn into sugar and can cause an unhealthy jump in your sugar levels. The most important ......[Read More]
Diabetes - A Deadly Foe

Diabetes - A Deadly Foe

Diabetes mellitus is one those deadly health conditions that have either been ignored or taken for granted by the sufferers. The implication of this neglect is that some of the people affected end up dying prematurely, while others have ended up with severe complications which they have to live with......[Read More]
7 Basic Rules For Weight Loss With Type 2 Diabetes

7 Basic Rules For Weight Loss With Type 2 Diabetes

Losing weight as a type 2 diabetic is a long-term process because the disease itself actually builds slowly. But the truth is this weight gain is not your fault... it's underlying cause, insulin resistance, is a vicious cycle that causes weight gain and increased appetite, rather than the other......[Read More]
Most Diabetics Unaware of Heart Risk

Most Diabetics Unaware of Heart Risk

Diabetes Sufferers Don't Know Their Risk for Heart Attack, Stroke......[Read More]
Diabetes Health Center

Diabetes Health Center

Learn about type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, diet, management, and diabetes prevention.......[Read More]
Diabetes, Sleep, and Fatigue

Diabetes, Sleep, and Fatigue

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of diabetes, sleep, and fatigue including medical references, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Type 2 Diabetes - The Best Sources For Learning About Diabetes And How It Affects Your Life

Type 2 Diabetes - The Best Sources For Learning About Diabetes And How It Affects Your Life

If you have Type 2 diabetes, knowledge is certainly power and can be gained from many sources... so let's explore your major options. The first point of contact with answers to your questions is your endocrinologist. He'll usually be the person who first diagnoses your condition and will a......[Read More]
Controlling Diabetes With Cinnamon - Keep Blood Sugar and Cholesterol Down With Cinnamon

Controlling Diabetes With Cinnamon - Keep Blood Sugar and Cholesterol Down With Cinnamon

Cinnamon has become the big thing for boosting your weight loss and preventing the high blood sugar spikes that cause type 2 diabetes and bad cholesterol levels responsible for heart conditions. A recent study at the NWFP Agricultural University in Pakistan researched whether or not cinnamon has the......[Read More]
Diet for Insulin Dependent Diabetes

Diet for Insulin Dependent Diabetes

If you suffer from Type I diabetes, also known as childhood diabetes, or insulin-dependent diabetes, eating a balanced, healthy diet is vital to your well-being. Limit processed foods whenever possible, and eat plenty of raw fruits and vegetables and whole grains to keep your diabetes under control......[Read More]
Exercise For Diabetes

Exercise For Diabetes

Exercise stimulates the action of insulin and thus greatly assist in the control of blood sugar. So you can combine diet regulation with exercise in order to rid yourself of diabetes. This is not impossible to do as researches have confirmed time and again the positive effect of exercise on diabetes......[Read More]
What is the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation?

What is the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation?

The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation is the leading advocate for children who have been diagnosed with type one diabetes. Through research, the mission of the foundation is to find a cure for diabetes. The JDF is responsible for funding many centers, organizations, and events to raise money and awarenes......[Read More]
Diabetes and Stress

Diabetes and Stress

Stress is bad for diabetics because it increases the levels of blood sugar. Avoiding stress (especially long term stress) is one of the best things that a diabetic can do in order to remain healthy........[Read More]
Meet Insulin, The Glucose Salesman

Meet Insulin, The Glucose Salesman

Discovering how insulin works can help you step back from the brink of pre-diabetes. Meet insulin, the glucose salesman, and follow him through his working day.......[Read More]
Proper Control Of Blood Sugar - Coping With Diabetes

Proper Control Of Blood Sugar - Coping With Diabetes

You must learn how to control your blood sugar correctly if you are serious in overcoming diabetes and its harmful effects as well as enjoy your life. Thus, it is really crucial that you know how to control your blood sugar.......[Read More]