Westfield sisters discuss struggles of living with Type One diabetes WESTERNMASSNEWS.com
WESTFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - According to the American Diabetes Association, millions of people around the world have diabetes, with the majority having ...
A1c test misses many cases of diabetes Science Daily
Using the hemoglobin A1c blood test to diagnose diabetes tends to underestimate the prevalence of the disease, according to a new study.
Struggling to stay alive: Rising insulin prices cause diabetics to go to extremes USA TODAY
The escalating cost of insulin has desperate diabetics rationing medication, acquiring the drug from friends or getting it from Canada or Mexico.
City of Hope Study Finds Popular Diabetes Diagnosis Test Misses Most Cases Business Wire
The hemoglobin A1c blood test is widely used to diagnose type 1 and type 2 diabetes but it is actually unable to detect the disease in most patients.
ADA and ACP Docs Debate Diabetes Goals: Outcome Is Surprise Medscape
'A reasonable HbA1c goal for many nonpregnant adults with diabetes is < 7%.' Debate follows controversy last year when the American College of Physicians ...
Race, ethnicity influence fracture risk in people with diabetes Medical Xpress
Caucasians and Hispanics with diabetes have a greater risk of fracture compared to those without diabetes, while African Americans with diabetes have little to ...
How I Deal With Periods of 'Diabetes Burnout' Yahoo News
A woman with type 1 diabetes explains how she deals with periods of "diabetes burnout" where she doesn't feel motivated to manage her condition.
New hybrid closed loop insulin pump proves hard to use for some patients with diabetes - Science Daily
New hybrid closed loop insulin pump proves hard to use for some patients with diabetes Science Daily
Among first-time users of a new insulin pump that automatically delivers insulin to people with type 1 diabetes, nearly one-fifth stopped using the device, ...
FDA rejects Sanofi-Lexicon add-on pill for type 1 diabetes Reuters
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a drug developed by Sanofi SA and Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc intended for use with ...
A Diabetes Home Test Can Be a Waste of Time and Money The New York Times
Routine glucose monitoring may be unnecessary for people with Type 2 diabetes who are not on insulin.
Could a smartphone app detect diabetes? Medical News Today
Many people do not realize that they have diabetes. Taking data from a popular smartphone app might help people spot the condition and seek treatment.
Johnston County students learn about diabetes ahead of 'Alert Day' WTVD-TV
We hear the word diabetes a lot, but do you really know what it is?
Type 2 diabetes: Eating this delicious spice could help lower blood sugar Express
TYPE 2 diabetes is common in the UK and can lead to serious health complications if left untreated. While limiting certain foods is one way to control the ...
ADA Expands Programs to Address Gaps in Type 2 Diabetes Care dLife.com
To improve gaps in Type 2 diabetes care within health care systems and to reduce cardiovascular problems for people living with Type 2 diabetes, the American ...
Statins May Increase Risk of Diabetes The New York Times
The risk may be especially high in those who are overweight.
Frequent stress increases diabetes risk Healio
More frequent high-stress situations could increase the odds of developing diabetes in, according to findings from a study of Chinese adults published in the ...
FDA Rejects Sanofi-Lexicon Oral Medication for Type 1 Diabetes A Sweet Life
The FDA has denied approval of Sanofi and Lexicon's drug, sotagliflozin, as an add-on to insulin therapy in the treatment of Type 1 diabetes. This decision ...
HbA1c point-of-care test reliably diagnoses diabetes Healio
A point-of-care HbA1c test using either finger stick or venous blood sampling can be used to accurately diagnose diabetes in adults, according to findings ...
Could blood pressure drug delay or prevent Type 1 diabetes? KPRC Click2Houston
HOUSTON - Nearly 1 in 10 of people with diabetes have Type 1. Patients with Type 1 must take insulin to stay alive, and so far, there's been no way to prevent ...
Health Officials Working on a Diabetes Wake-Up Call My Panhandle
Observed annually on the fourth Tuesday in March, Diabetes Alert Day is a one-day "wake-up call" that focuses on the seriousness of diabetes and the ...
Type 1 Diabetes Treatments EndocrineWeb
In type 1 diabetes, your body doesn't produce insulin, which is the hormone required to adjust your blood sugar levels, Here is a basic explanation of the 4 ...
Diabetes: Could muscle strength lower risk? Medical News Today
A new study indicates that people with moderate muscle strength have a lower risk of type 2 diabetes. Resistance training could contribute to this effect.
Novo Nordisk submits diabetes pill for U.S. approval Reuters
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Novo Nordisk has submitted its oral semaglutide drug, a pill it hopes will transform the diabetes market, for approval in the United ...
3 Top Diabetes Stocks to Watch in March Yahoo News
Diabetes. Chances are, you know someone who has the disease. Maybe that someone is even you. It's a major health problem, not only in the U.S. but across ...
Type 2 diabetes: Work stress may raise risk in women Medical News Today
New research examines the association between 'mentally tiring work' and the likelihood of developing type 2 diabetes in more than 70000 women.
Early Signs of Diabetes, Heart Disease Found in Middle School Students Healthline
A study of Ohio children prompts researchers to encourage schools to screen students for cholesterol and blood sugar levels. Heart disease and diabetes are ...
Lian receives ENGINE grant for stem-cell-based diabetes therapy Penn State News
Xiaojun "Lance" Lian, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, was one of three recipients of the College of Engineering's ENGineering for Innovation ...
Diabetes educator talks how to combat skyrocketing rates of disease in US WSPA.com
More than 100 million U.S. adults are living with diabetes or prediabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The agency says the number of adults ...
12 Delicious Diabetic Cookbooks For All Types Of Cuisine Book Riot
Whether you're diabetic, or cooking for a loved one, these diabetic cookbooks take dietary needs into consideration without sacrificing taste.
First oral drug for Type 1 diabetes on verge of FDA approval WNDU-TV
Up to 3 million Americans are living with Type 1 diabetes, and their only drug option, insulin, is what keeps them alive. Now, in a world's first, a new oral drug for ...
The connection between diabetes and schizophrenia Monitor
BY FRANCISCO FERNANDEZ AND DIANA F. RAMIREZ. The Rio Grande Valley Diabetes Association and The Monitor unite to provide education to the public ...
Middle-school screening uncovers diabetes, high cholesterol Reuters
Reuters Health - In a small pilot study that screened 45 Ohio middle school students for cardiovascular risk factors, a third of the children had abnormal levels of ...
Study: Mentally Tiring Work May Increase Diabetes Risk in Women dLife.com
Women who find their jobs mentally tiring are more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes, according to a study published in the European Journal of Endocrinology.
Diabetes: Nuts could reduce cardiovascular risk Medical News Today
Individuals with type 2 diabetes have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. According to a new study, eating nuts regularly might reduce the danger.
Amazon Choice partners with One Drop on digital diabetes services Healthcare IT News
Digital health company One Drop is partnering with Amazon to offer its digital therapeutics solutions for people with diabetes and related conditions. WHY IT ...
Herbalist sentenced after death of diabetic boy advised not to use insulin CNN
An herbalist has been sentenced to jail time after the death of a 13-year-old boy with Type 1 diabetes for whom he recommended treatment with herbs instead of ...
5 Technologies for Treating Diabetes We're Likely To See In 2019 Interesting Engineering
Over 371 million people are affected by diabetes worldwide. Diabetes is a chronic disease which is caused due to improper functioning of the pancreas which is ...
Diabetes' sworn enemy could ultimately be a valuable ally Science Daily
A research team unravels an adaptive mechanism involved in controlling insulin action, showing that glucagon plays a crucial part in it and can thus be a ...
Diabetes tied to risk for more advanced, aggressive breast cancer Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Women with diabetes are more likely than those without the disease to be diagnosed with a more advanced and difficult to treat form of breast ...
First Ever Oral Drug for Type 1 Diabetes May Be Coming Soon NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Most people with diabetes have type two diabetes, with an assortment of drugs at their disposal. Now, in a world's first, a new oral drug for the disease could ...
Oxygen-tracking method could improve diabetes treatment MIT News
MIT engineers have devised a way to measure the oxygen levels of pancreatic islet cells implanted in the intraperitoneal space of living animals, which should ...
Individualized lifestyle intervention may reduce type 2 diabetes risk in HIV Healio
For adults with HIV, a lifestyle intervention focused on energy restriction, weight reduction and improved diet may be an effective way to decrease type 2 ...
DNA testing company 23andMe is hoping to reach millions more users with a new genetic report on diabetes - CNBC
DNA testing company 23andMe is hoping to reach millions more users with a new genetic report on diabetes CNBC
23andMe is adding a report to its health and ancestry DNA test for type 2 diabetes. That's a huge market opportunity as 1 in 3 people are at risk for developing ...
Gastric bypass surgery tied to diabetes remission Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Three in four obese people with diabetes who had a common type of weight-loss operation called Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) ...
Metformin lowers long-term diabetes risk Healio
Metformin was shown to have long-term protective effects against diabetes development in adults at greatest risk, especially those with higher HbA1c levels and ...
Herbalist Who Told Diabetic Boy To Use Lavender Oil Instead Of Insulin Is Jailed For His Death - IFLScience
Herbalist Who Told Diabetic Boy To Use Lavender Oil Instead Of Insulin Is Jailed For His Death IFLScience
A herbalist who told a 13-year-old diabetic boy's family to rub lavender oil into his spine instead of using insulin has been jailed, after the boy died fr.
POPS! Diabetes Care Announces the Commercial Launch of Their New System dLife.com
POPS! Diabetes Care announced the commercial launch of their POPS!® one diabetes management system following FDA clearance in November. The POPS!
DECLARE: Dapagliflozin Offers Benefits for Diabetes Patients With Heart Failure - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
DECLARE: Dapagliflozin Offers Benefits for Diabetes Patients With Heart Failure AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
New findings for the type 2 diabetes (T2D) drug dapagliflozin show it offers benefits to a wide spectrum of patients with heart failure, and it may reduce death for ...
23andMe Plans New Genetic Test on Risk of Getting Diabetes Fortune
23andMe has upgraded its genetic testing to determine what a person's risk is of getting Type 2 Diabetes. And it costs $199.
Cognitive behavioral therapy reduces HbA1c, distress levels in type 2 diabetes Healio
Adults with type 2 diabetes may be able to achieve improved HbA1c levels and reduce depressive and distress symptoms when treated with personalized ...
Type 2 diabetes symptoms: Watch out for this toilet habit - it could be a sign Express
TYPE 2 diabetes is a common condition in the UK but many people may find it hard to identify because symptoms don't necessarily make you feel ill. One sign ...
Silicon Valley techies are turning to a cheap diabetes drug to help them live longer CNBC
Doctors feel that taking metformin is mostly safe, but cautioned about the lack of clinical studies.
Statins linked to higher diabetes risk EurekAlert
Individuals who take cholesterol-lowering statins may be at higher risk for developing high blood sugar levels, insulin resistance, and eventually type 2 diabetes, ...
New Bill Would Expand Dental Coverage For Diabetic Nevadans Reno Public Radio
People with diabetes are more at risk for gum disease and infections. Medicaid doesn't cover routine dental procedures. That's why there's a bill to expand.
Sister: Driver who died in head-on crash was not suicidal, suffered confusion from diabetes - Missoulian
Sister: Driver who died in head-on crash was not suicidal, suffered confusion from diabetes Missoulian
The Missoula man who died Wednesday in a wrong-way car crash on I-90 suffered from diabetes, sometimes became confused due to insulin reactions, and ...
2 Your Health: Touring with Type 1 Diabetes KTUU.com
In this week's two your health, two cyclists set out on a 1000 mile journey across Alaska to show what it's like to tour with Type 1 Diabetes.
AI study of risk factors in type 1 diabetes Science Daily
In combination with conventional statistical methods, artificial intelligence (AI) has now been used in a study of risk factors in type 1 diabetes. The objective was ...
Coping With Diabetes Is a Family Affair | Health News U.S. News & World Report
By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter. (HealthDay). FRIDAY, March 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- When Giuseppina Miller's 8-year-old son, Peter, was first ...
Google launches India program to screen diabetics for eye conditions that can cause blindness - CNBC
Google launches India program to screen diabetics for eye conditions that can cause blindness CNBC
Google and Verily teamed up to develop a screening tool for conditions that can cause preventable eye disease in adults. It is now being used at an eye hospital ...
Novo, seeking edge in diabetes, posts positive Ozempic data BioPharma Dive
Novo Nordisk's Ozempic met its primary endpoint in a Phase 3b study of 302 Type 2 diabetes patients already on treatment with an SGLT-2 inhibitor, beating out ...
A 13-year-old died after being told not to take insulin. Now the herbalist is headed to jail. - The Washington Post
A 13-year-old died after being told not to take insulin. Now the herbalist is headed to jail. The Washington Post
When Edgar Lopez died in August 2014, the 13-year-old weighed just 68 pounds. For two days, his condition had been rapidly deteriorating, and he had gone ...
New 23andMe Test Identifies Your Diabetes Risk Everyday Health
About one in four people are living with diabetes in the United States, but millions are unaware that they have the disease or that they are at a higher risk for ...
Cardiologists Far More Likely to See Diabetic Patient than Endocrinologists MD Magazine
A year-long outpatient care study showed that patients with type 2 diabetes and comorbid cardiovascular disease are 5 times as likely to visit a cardiologist.
Fighting Type 1 Diabetes and the Rising Cost of Insulin NBC 7 San Diego
Keary Cheney began feeling sick while she and her husband Justin were in Uganda to adopt their two children Zola and Oliver. A month later she slipped into a ...
Sinclair Cares presented by Holston Medical Group: Battling diabetes together WCYB
A new report from the CDC says more than 100 million adults in the U. S. are living with diabetes or pre-diabetes. In our region it's an even bigger ...
Semaglutide With SGLT2s Reduces A1C, Weight for Those Not Meeting Diabetes Goals - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Semaglutide With SGLT2s Reduces A1C, Weight for Those Not Meeting Diabetes Goals AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Adding the glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist semaglutide to a sodium glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor allowed most patients with type ...
Novo Nordisk seeks FDA nod for oral diabetes pill Mass Device
Novo Nordisk (NYSE:NVO) said this week that it submitted applications to the FDA for its oral formulation of semaglutide, a once-daily glucagon-like peptide-1 ...
Eating disorders worsen health, quality of life for teens with diabetes Healio
Adolescents with diabetes and disordered eating behaviors may be more likely to have higher levels of HbA1c and more depressive symptoms in combination ...
Smartphone heart rate tech, deep learning may aid in diabetes detection Healio
NEW ORLEANS — A smartphone application that tracks a person's heart rate may be able to detect diabetes using a photoplethysmography signal, which is ...
23andMe now claims its DNA tests can predict your risk of diabetes Popular Science
23andMe has a new test that tells you your genetic risk for diabetes, but its unclear whether it works as well as current screening measures.
Eli Lilly to offer half-price insulin for people with type 1 diabetes NBCNews.com
Drugmaker Eli Lilly and Co announced plans on Monday to sell a half-price version of its popular insulin injection Humalog, as it fends off criticism about rising ...
Brainstorm Health: 23andMe and Diabetes, Death by Video Chat, Trump Budget Fortune
Happy Monday, readers. I hope you enjoyed your weekend. Would you want to be told you're dying over a video screen attached to a robot? A 78-year-old ...
Type 2 Diabetes and Macrovascular Complications MD Magazine
Insight related to what is understood about the pathophysiology and macrovascular complications of type 2 diabetes and recommendations for achieving optimal ...
Do some weight training to reduce your diabetes risk l Star2.com
Building muscle strength through resistance training may help lower your risk for type 2 diabetes even though you may not lose body weight.
MedWatch: Childhood obesity raising risk of diabetes KSWO
March is Nutrition awareness month, and for diabetic people, nutrition can play a big part in quality of life.
Closed-loop insulin tech for diabetes will change lives CNET
The Bigfoot closed-loop insulin system consists of an Abbott Freestyle Libre wearable wireless glucose monitor (not shown), a blood glucose computer (left) and ...
Sugar tax pits jobs versus health, diabetes in South Africa Quartz
Short-term losses for long-term gains are often a hard sell, especially in times of crisis. South Africa's unemployment rate remains stubbornly high, and now the ...
New Breakthrough Study Targets the Cause of Muscle Loss in Diabetes Patients - Interesting Engineering
New Breakthrough Study Targets the Cause of Muscle Loss in Diabetes Patients Interesting Engineering
Diabetes causes a host of health issues including skeletal muscle loss. This new study may provide an answer to why this happens in patients.
Jim Cramer: AAPL Should Get Into Diabetes Treatment and KHC Should Invest in Pot TheStreet.com
It's painful and uprooting, but sometimes companies have to be willing to disrupt their entire operation to stay relevant or even to stay in the game. If they don't, ...
A Moonshot For Diabetes Prevention, Part Five: A Ten-Point Plan Forbes
Unlike going to the moon, no scientific, engineering or medical breakthroughs are needed to prevent and perhaps even reverse diabetes. It is time for an urgent ...
C-Peptide Test Should Be the Norm After Type 1 Diabetes Medscape
LIVERPOOL — C-peptide testing a few years after a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes should be a routine procedure as it can help pinpoint occasional patients who ...
App to Detect Diabetes by Smartphone Fingertip Scan Medscape
NEW ORLEANS — Researchers have developed an algorithm using machine learning and smartphone-based photoplethysmography (PPG) to detect diabetes ...
What’s your type 2 diabetes risk? Idaho State Journal
One in three American adults is at risk for developing type 2 diabetes, a serious disease that can lead to a range of complications that may include kidney failure, ...
Diabetes type 2 - the best exercise to prevent high blood sugar symptoms revealed Express
DIABETES type 2 risk could be lowered by making some changes to your exercise and diet plans. You could reduce your chances of, or even prevent, high ...
What's the Value of 23andMe's Genetic Risk Calculation for Diabetes? - American Council on Science and Health
What's the Value of 23andMe's Genetic Risk Calculation for Diabetes? American Council on Science and Health
The genetic testing company released a new report detailing customer risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. It's better than a coin toss, but not a great screening ...
Man traveling nation to raise awareness for diabetes research FOX5 Las Vegas
A man is traveling the nation on his motorcycle to raise awareness for diabetes research.
White Plains girl models smart shopping decisions to help others with Type 1 diabetes - The Journal News | LoHud.com
White Plains girl models smart shopping decisions to help others with Type 1 diabetes The Journal News | LoHud.com
Rebecca Peeples, 9, went on a recent grocery shopping trip to help others with Type 1 diabetes make healthy food choices.
Behavioral weight-loss programs can work for adults with mental illness, diabetes Healio
Adults with serious mental illness and obesity may be able to achieve significant weight-loss reduction with behavioral intervention regardless of the presence of ...
Hello Heart pushes into crowded diabetes management space with LifeScan deal MedCity News
Redwood City, California-based hypertension management startup Hello Heart has made a stronger push into the diabetes management space – populated by ...
4 ways a clinic cut poorly controlled diabetes by a third American Medical Association
A small family practice created a large improvement in diabetes control by focusing on workflow efficiency teamwork and technology. In less than a year, the ...
Glooko Mobile App Now Free For All People with Diabetes dLife.com
Glooko, a company focused on diabetes management says its mobile app available for both Android and iOS, will now be available for free for any person with ...
A three-sport champion's biggest opponent: type 1 diabetes USA TODAY High School Sports
Drew Frankel may be the most decorated athlete in Rumson-Fair Haven history. An outsider wouldn't know his daily obstacle with diabetes.
Combining High Intensity Exercise And Carb Intake in Type 1 Diabetes Diabetes In Control
Carbohydrate ingestion combined with short sprints before a moderate-intensity workout does not negatively affect patients with type 1 diabetes.
Tandem Diabetes: The Pump Is Primed Seeking Alpha
I have previously written that Tandem is experiencing a favorable new product cycle that should enable the company to record strong performance through at ...
Patients Experiment With Diabetes Drugs to Fight Aging The Daily Beast
Doctors and patients say they're compelled to use “off-label” medications as research into anti-aging goes unfunded.
Diabetes care and prevention KGO-TV
When it comes to a diabetes diagnosis, Washington Hospital's dedicated team of certified diabetes educators helps patients learn the skills needed for ...
Type 2 Diabetes: Stressed Women Who Are 'Mentally Tired' at Increased Risk, Scientists Believe - Newsweek
Type 2 Diabetes: Stressed Women Who Are 'Mentally Tired' at Increased Risk, Scientists Believe Newsweek
Women with jobs that are mentally tiring could be at a greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes, scientists warned. The authors of a study published in the ...
Oak Orchard receives diabetes accreditation - News Steuben Courier
BROCKPORT — Oak Orchard Health (OOH) has achieved accreditation for Oak Orchard as a Diabetes Education Accreditation Program (DEAP).OOH provides ...
5-Year-Old Preschooler Kicked Out for Needing Diabetes Accommodations The Mighty
Kiley Eliason, a 5-year-old from Minnesota, was kicked out of New Life Academy because the school wouldn't accommodate her type 1 diabetes.
Dexcom US layoffs concern people with diabetes Business Insider
People with diabetes are upset about the layoffs. They're worried it'll be tougher to get help with their devices once Dexcom moves workers overseas.
Fanning the Flames of the Diabetes Epidemic
Diabetic Neuropathy, a nerve disorder caused by diabetes, is characterized by a loss or reduction of sensation in the feet, and in some cases the hands, and pain and weakness in the feet. The symptoms of diabetic neuropathy vary. Numbness and tingling in feet are often the first sign. Some people notice no symptoms, while others are severely disabled. Neuropathy may cause both pain and insensitivity to pain in the same person. Conventional medicine offers little in the prevention or treatment of diabetic neuropathy, yet there is a great deal of information available which shows that the proper usage of dietary supplements can be of significant benefit.
Becoming a Diabetes Expert
I am a diabetes expert. No I'm not a doctor or a nurse. I am a mom. A mom to a 13 year old girl named Ashley who has Juvenile Diabetes. Ashley was diagnosed with Juvenile Diabetes just before her fifth birthday. She went into a diabetic coma and almost died. None of that would have happened if I had known the warning signs. In this article I am going to give you some information on diabetes and the warning signs.
Do You Have Diabetes? Symptoms Of Diabetes And How To Address Them
Diabetes mellitus is a condition resulting from the pancreas' inability to produce enough insulin, which is needed by the body to help create energy. A deficiency of or ineffectiveness of insulin leads to high glucose levels in the blood, thus, leading to this illness.
Get More Out Of Life While Managing Your Diabetes
When I was first diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at the age of 21, I had not given the first thought to living a healthy diabetic lifestyle. As far as I was concerned, a healthy lifestyle was reserved only for fitness junkies and overweight moms.
Tools to Manage Your Diabetes
It's estimated that in the US, over 18 million people over the age of 20 have diabetes. If you happen to have been diagnosed with diabetes, make sure you're getting all the right diabetes treatment supplies. Also check to make sure that your glucose levels are within the accepted guidelines. Take any other additional steps your physician has advised ? but most of all, go out and live your life because your diabetes IS manageable!
Diabetic Foot Care Tips: Cant Afford to Ignore It!
Most of the time, we focus on health or skin care completely ignoring the importance of our feet. Foot care is equally important especially for diabetic people to avoid foot complications. Feet is one part of our body which is used the most. Even then, we tend to ignore it until we don't come across some serious feet problem. Feet are made up of 26 bones, held together by tendons, ligaments and muscles and wrapped in skin.
Living with Diabetes and Celiac Disease
Living with multiple health problems can complicate things. As a diabetic balancing the levels of carbohydrates, (starches and sugars) with the level of insulin requires thought and discipline. You should always consult your doctor and dietician for specific advice.
Medical Supply Cases for Insulin and Diabetics
Medical supply manufacturers are continuously conceptualizing medical supplies needed by people who are in delicate health condition ? medical supplies that may enable the patient to lead a life with at least a semblance of normalcy.
Pre-Diabetes: Check Engine Warning Light
Your car has an early detection system and so does your body. Take 3 minutes to read this article and learn how you can save yourself a life time of aches, pains, and costly medical bills.
Diabetes, A Bad Omen Or A Fresh Start?
So you've learned that you've got diabetes. Well after the initial shock, you're stuck with dealing with the lifestyle changes that come with your diagnosis. When you go into the situation knowing that this isn't the end but only the beginning of a new phase in your life it gives you a better perspective on life. Gone are the days of feeling like garbage and not knowing the genesis of the problem. Oftentimes, folks feel a sense of relief when they finally realize what the problem is. The stress of uncertainty lifts and the realization sets in that their life is now on a straight path. Well sort of..
Discover the Positive Effects of Exercise for Diabetes Sufferers
There are two main types of diabetes, type I and type II. Type I diabetes is characterized by the pancreas making too little or no insulin. An individual with diabetes type I will have to inject insulin throughout the day in order to control glucose levels. Type II diabetes, also known as adult onset diabetes, is characterized by the pancreas not producing enough insulin to control glucose levels or the cells not responding to insulin.
Revolutionary Lancet Device for Diabetic Glucose Testing
Now you can reduce the pain and inconvenience of testing. Unlike conventional lancing systems, the ACCU-CHEK Multiclix lancet device is the only 1 with a six-lancet drum. That means you can have the least amount of painful testing with less hassle and improved safety.
Insulin Resistance And Complex Carbohydrates
One of the biggest mistakes that weight loss failures make is cutting out carbs altogether. An example of this flawed ideology is the Atkins diet. Clinical studies have proven that the low-carb, high fat diet has a negative impact on the health of your heart and blood.
Diabetes And The Long Term Dangers
Diabetes has hidden dangers that begin before diagnosis and continue to worsen if certain steps are not taken to prevent the complications that are the true, "killers" in terms of diabetes.
I Have Diabetes or Another Chronic Condition - Should I Use an HSA?
Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) are becoming quite popular for people who are generally healthy. But what about sick people? What about people who have chronic conditions like diabetes, multiple sclerosis or the like? Does an HSA make sense for them?
Can We Do More for Diabetics? New Research Suggests that We Can
Diabetes can briefly be defined as a state when the body's blood glucose is too high. The body does require a certain amount of sugar in the blood; however, those suffering from diabetes have levels much higher than what is needed.
The Profect Solution for Diabetics
Diabetes, which affects more than 6% of the US population or over 18,000,000 people [i], is diagnosed when the body is not creating or effectively utilizing the hormone called insulin. As a result, much-needed energy from sugar, starch, and other sources are not being exploited as effectively as they should. This can lead to severe adverse health consequences, including nerve, ocular, and kidney problems [ii].
Diabetes: Calling For Double Trouble!
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