Transforming the treatment of diabetes - Harvard Health Harvard Health
About one of every 11 adults in this country has diabetes — a chronic, costly condition that's closely connected to heart disease. Lifestyle changes that ...
Beyond Insulin: Insurance Rules Can Slow Delivery Of Crucial Diabetes Supplies : Shots - Health News - NPR
Beyond Insulin: Insurance Rules Can Slow Delivery Of Crucial Diabetes Supplies : Shots - Health News NPR
Type 1 diabetes can be well managed with insulin if blood sugar is consistently monitored. But insurance rules can make it hard for patients to get the medical ...
Even Normal and Low-Weight Minorities at Higher Diabetes Risk MedPage Today
Even at normal or below-normal body weight, certain racial and ethnic minorities were significantly more likely to have diabetes than whites, according to a large ...
Diabetes Control Has Stalled Across US WebMD
For the study, Massachusetts General Hospital researchers analyzed data on diabetes care in the United States from 2005 through 2016. The investigators ...
A Diabetes Memoir Afro American
I am an African-American woman living with type 2 diabetes. I recently obtained a temporary customer *service* position with a national association dedicated to ...
Are Shorter Folks at Higher Risk for Type 2 Diabetes? WebMD
The German study found that each additional 10 centimeters (about 4 inches) of height was linked to a 41% lower risk of type 2 diabetes in men and a 33% ...
Novel Agent Imeglimin Improves Glucose Control in Type 2 Diabetes Medscape
BARCELONA — A novel investigational first-in-class drug called imeglimin (Poxel Pharma) has shown promise in treating type 2 diabetes in a phase 3 study ...
How diabetes can increase cancer risk Medical Xpress
For years, scientists have been trying to solve a medical mystery: Why do people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes have an increased risk of developing some forms ...
Type 2 Diabetes Is About More Than Just Insulin Technology Networks
In Switzerland, more than 400,000 people suffer from type 2 diabetes, a serious metabolic disorder that is constantly increasing. Obesity, by promoting the ...
IU football's Harry Crider plays with Type 1 diabetes. Someday, he hopes to beat it. - Indianapolis Star
IU football's Harry Crider plays with Type 1 diabetes. Someday, he hopes to beat it. Indianapolis Star
Harry Crider has learned to manage his diabetes playing Big Ten football, so well that his coaches, teammates and trainers forget it's even an issue.
Prediabetes, Diabetes Comorbidities Tied to Sex Differences MedPage Today
BARCELONA -- New insights into how diabetes rates and comorbidities vary between men and women emerged from a European cohort study presented here.
A simple text could help keep diabetes under control Medical News Today
According to new research, receiving motivational texts a few times per week could help people with diabetes manage their condition.
These diets helped women with diabetes cut heart attack, stroke risk Medical Xpress
Eating patterns similar to the Mediterranean diet and the blood pressure-lowering DASH may help older women with Type 2 diabetes ward off heart attacks, ...
Two-drug combo more effective at lowering blood sugar in diabetes patients UPI News
Prescribing metformin and vildagliptin to people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes reduced their long-term blood sugar levels more than single-drug therapy ...
CGM, Not Insulin Pump, 'Is What Makes Difference' in Type 1 Diabetes Medscape
"It is not so important how insulin is delivered, but more important is how patients with type 1 diabetes monitor their glucose," says the author of the longest ...
Cleaners and Factory Workers Have High Rates of Type 2 Diabetes Medscape
BARCELONA — Certain unskilled workers such as factory employees, cleaners, and truck drivers were two to three times more likely to have type 2 diabetes ...
Certain genetic variants predispose patients with diabetes to kidney disease Medical Xpress
In an unprecedented scale, researchers have begun to unravel the genetics that may predispose some individuals to develop kidney disease once they have ...
Shorter people are at higher risk of type 2 diabetes, study shows Science Daily
Short stature is associated with a higher risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a new study. Tall stature is associated with a lower risk, with each 10cm difference ...
Keeping Blood Sugar Steady Helps You Live Longer With Diabetes U.S. News & World Report
By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter. (HealthDay). THURSDAY, Sept. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- If you have type 2 diabetes, keeping your blood sugar ...
How blood sugar levels affect risks in type 1 diabetes Science Daily
A major new study on the association between blood glucose levels and risks of organ impairment in people with type 1 diabetes can make a vital contribution to ...
Vitamin D deficiency linked with increased risk of death, particularly from diabetes: study - Yahoo News
Vitamin D deficiency linked with increased risk of death, particularly from diabetes: study Yahoo News
New European research has found that individuals with low levels of vitamin D may have a higher risk of an early death, particularly if they have diabetes.
Diabetes drug also treats heart failure, researchers say BBC News
A drug used successfully to treat type 2 diabetes can also be effective to treat heart failure, researchers at Glasgow University have said. They described the ...
Type 2 diabetes is not just about insulin Science Daily
Obesity, by promoting the resistance to the action of insulin, is a major risk factor of diabetes. Insulin imbalance may not be the only cause of the onset of ...
Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes Up in Younger People and Risks Greater Medscape
Since the year 2000 the proportion of younger people with type 2 diabetes has risen and these people have higher cardiovascular risk factors than older ...
DIABETES CASE MANAGER - EDUCATOR Tulsa Native American Times
Klawok, Alaska Non-Exempt | Fully Benefited. www.searhc.org. Job Description: The Diabetes Case Manager is responsible for maintaining a formal ...
Ketoacidosis and high-blood sugar comas in patients with type 1 diabetes linked to increased risk of suicide attempt - EurekAlert
Ketoacidosis and high-blood sugar comas in patients with type 1 diabetes linked to increased risk of suicide attempt EurekAlert
New research presented at this year's Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) in Barcelona, Spain (Sept. 16-20) shows ...
Meet the Scientists Who Created the First Effective Treatment for Diabetes | Alexander Hammond - Foundation for Economic Education
Meet the Scientists Who Created the First Effective Treatment for Diabetes | Alexander Hammond Foundation for Economic Education
Diabetes has plagued humanity for thousands of years, but even a century ago there were no effective treatments.
Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders at greater risk of type 2 diabetes than whites at normal weights - UPI News
Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders at greater risk of type 2 diabetes than whites at normal weights UPI News
Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders at normal weight are about three times as likely as normal-weight white people to develop type 2 diabetes, according to new ...
Rate of new diabetes cases may be falling globally Healio
Recent studies suggest the rate at which new diabetes cases develop, or diabetes incidence, may be falling, despite a rising diabetes prevalence globally, ...
How can diabetes cause joint pain? Symptoms and treatment Medical News Today
Diabetes can lead to joint pain by affecting the muscles, skeleton, and nervous system. It also has links with two types of arthritis. Learn more here.
The Threat of Depression in Elderly People with Diabetes 10News
Diabetes mellitus, a chronic metabolic disease, has reached epidemic status; and it now poses one of the major threats to human health of the twenty-first ...
Senior Life: Diabetes Prevention and Management - Shaping Healthy Lifestyles at The Becoming Center - The Delaware County Daily Times
Senior Life: Diabetes Prevention and Management - Shaping Healthy Lifestyles at The Becoming Center The Delaware County Daily Times
By Nicole Tarkoff. The Becoming Center. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in 2015, over 30 million Americans were reported ...
Metabolically Healthy Obesity Increases Risk of Diabetes Diabetes In Control
People with metabolically healthy obesity may not remain free of metabolic diseases in the long term, as it can increase risk for conditions like diabetes.
Diabetes Risk Is Related to Hormones in Women Everyday Health
New research suggests that women who take birth control pills are at a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes (T2D), even after controlling for weight, family ...
Vegan Diet, Gut Microbes and Body Weight/Diabetes: How Are They Linked? - American Council on Science and Health
Vegan Diet, Gut Microbes and Body Weight/Diabetes: How Are They Linked? American Council on Science and Health
Dietary science is shaky on a good day. When you throw in new and/or trendy terms, like microbiota, vegan, and plant-based it becomes shakier. Angela ...
Dance for Diabetes Rancho Santa Fe Review
The Diabetes Research Connection hosted its second annual Del Mar Dance for Diabetes Sept. 7 at the Del Mar Plaza.
Here comes the oral GLP-1 drug for diabetes — but Novo Nordisk isn't disclosing Rybelsus price just yet - Endpoints News
Here comes the oral GLP-1 drug for diabetes — but Novo Nordisk isn't disclosing Rybelsus price just yet Endpoints News
As Nasdaq enrolls the final batch of 2019 IPOs, how have the numbers compared to past years? IGM Biosciences' upsized IPO haul, coming after SpringWorks' ...
No patients with prediabetes referred to prevention program Healio
None of the more than 1400 patients with prediabetes were formally referred to the CDC's National Diabetes Prevention Program, according to findings recently ...
Linagliptin Noninferior for CV Risk in Early Type 2 Diabetes Physician's Weekly
Sep 19, 2019 | HealthDay | 0 |. Linagliptin Noninferior for CV Risk in Early Type 2 Diabetes. THURSDAY, Sept. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Linagliptin is ...
Brown Sugar for Diabetes: Is It Better Than White? Healthline
While it's common knowledge that white sugar negatively affects people with diabetes, you may wonder if the same holds true for brown sugar. This article tells ...
Grosse Pointe Park girl writes book to raise awareness for type 1 diabetes WDIV ClickOnDetroit
Norah Brumbaugh, of Grosse Pointe Park, was just 7-years-old when she was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
Inflammation in type 2 diabetes: Study overturns previous notions Medical News Today
New research challenges the prevalent belief that it is glucose that drives chronic inflammation in obesity and obesity-related type 2 diabetes.
Taller people less likely to develop type 2 diabetes Medical News Today
A new study has found a link between tallness and lower type 2 diabetes risk in male and female adults and relates it largely to male leg length.
Is Diabetes Becoming Mainly a Third World Problem? MedPage Today
Global rates of incident diabetes seem to be on the decline in some populations, researchers reported, although experts questioned whether the evidence could ...
Yogurt and diabetes: Best types and their benefits Medical News Today
Research suggests that probiotic yogurt may be beneficial for people with type 2 diabetes. We present the research here, while outlining which yogurts to ...
Looking In Your Eyes May Help Predict Diabetes Development msnNOW
Researchers from the United Kingdom found that a newly developed biomicroscope can help predict the development of diabetes through a simple eye scan.
Lawmakers Join Diabetes Advocates, Patients, for Press Conference Monday About Reducing Insulin Costs - RiverBender.com
Lawmakers Join Diabetes Advocates, Patients, for Press Conference Monday About Reducing Insulin Costs RiverBender.com
SPRINGFIELD State lawmakers will join diabetes advocates and patients directly impacted by out of control insulin costs at a press conference on Monday.
Sarcopenia, Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy, & Muscle Strength Diabetes In Control
Studies show a link between diabetic peripheral neuropathy and sarcopenia, which increases frailty and subsequent mortality.
Fetal overgrowth present weeks before gestational diabetes diagnosis Healio
Ultrasound measurements suggest that fetal abdominal overgrowth is present weeks before pregnant women receive a diagnosis of gestational diabetes, ...
Early HbA1c control, low variability reduce major adverse CV event risk in type 2 diabetes Healio
Once diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, adults who are able to reduce their HbA1c within 12 months can also lower their long-term risk for a major adverse ...
Abbott, Sanofi to interconnect their diabetes monitoring, insulin delivery tech FierceBiotech
The end goal is to create a “connected device experience” for people managing their diabetes, according to the two companies, through new smart insulin pens, ...
Subtle Diabetes Symptoms in Women: Type 1, Type 2, and Pre-Diabetes Shape Magazine
More than 100 million Americans are living with diabetes or pre-diabetes, according to a 2017 report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Bayer steps up to take One Drop's tech beyond diabetes, backs $40M round FierceBiotech
German pharma Bayer led One Drop's $40 million series B round and licensed its technology for its “bio-digital efforts” in areas beyond diabetes including ...
Minority racial and ethnic groups get diabetes at lower weights - Kaiser Permanente Division of Research
Minority racial and ethnic groups get diabetes at lower weights Kaiser Permanente Division of Research
Diabetes occurs 3 times more often among normal-BMI Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders than normal-BMI whites, Kaiser Permanente research finds.
GWAS in Diabetes Patients Uncovers Risk Loci for Kidney Disease GenomeWeb
Researchers linked 16 genetic loci to diabetic kidney disease, including a common missense mutation in the COL4A3 gene that appears to be protective.
Can fasting or pseudo-diabetes have a positive effect on aging and health? - On Biology - BMC Blogs Network
Can fasting or pseudo-diabetes have a positive effect on aging and health? - On Biology BMC Blogs Network
As I discuss extensively in my recently published review paper in Cell Death & Disease, starvation-induced pseudo-diabetes is associated with lifespan ...
Diabetes common in 28% of adults age 60 and older Chron.com
When 68-year-old Sandy went into for her annual physical, she had blood work done, routine for yearly exams. When the physician's office called to review ...
Metformin prescribed to only half of patients with type 2 diabetes and CKD, newer medications less utilized - Healio
Metformin prescribed to only half of patients with type 2 diabetes and CKD, newer medications less utilized Healio
More health care providers prescribe metformin to patients with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease than other diabetes medications, with most ...
Scientists identify a trigger for type 1 diabetes in mice Medical News Today
Scientists discover a previously unknown switch that causes immune cells to begin destroying insulin, resulting in the onset of type 1 diabetes.
Actiste's Unified IoT Diabetes Care Device Awarded CE Mark - Diabetes HIT Consultant
Actiste, the world's first unified diabetes care device with eSIM technology for monitoring and treating insulin-dependent diabetes, has received two CE marks.
Circulating molecules in blood may be stepping stone for type 1 diabetes early prediction - Science Daily
Circulating molecules in blood may be stepping stone for type 1 diabetes early prediction Science Daily
Researchers have found changes in molecules in the blood that might be new markers of type 1 diabetes. New findings may help understand the early ...
New research shows dapagliflozin used to treat diabetes can also EurekAlert
Dapagliflozin, a drug that is already used to successfully treat type 2 diabetes (T2D) and prevent development of heart failure, can also be used to treat ...
Playing with diabetes, Luke Kunin has kept on skating all the way to the NHL The Athletic
Luke Kunin was 12 years old. He had trouble falling asleep at night. Once he'd get to sleep, he'd wake up numerous times dehydrated and in need of water.
Pine View's Brandon Roundy doesn't let diabetes get in the way of excelling as athlete, student - St George News
Pine View's Brandon Roundy doesn't let diabetes get in the way of excelling as athlete, student St George News
ST. GEORGE — Brandon Roundy, a Pine View dual-sport athlete, battles with Type 1 diabetes on a day-to-day basis. He plays both golf and baseball for the ...
Scientists identify a possible new treatment for diabetic retinopathy Science Daily
About 1 in 3 diabetic patients develops diabetic retinopathy (DR), which can impair vision and lead to blindness. A new study provides clear evidence that high ...
Type 2 diabetes: Best meal to have at breakfast to lower blood sugar Express
Type 2 diabetes causes a person to lose control of their blood sugar levels. It causes the body not to respond to insulin properly and it doesn't produce enough.
At last, the first new treatment option for diabetes-related chronic kidney disease - The Pharmaceutical Journal
At last, the first new treatment option for diabetes-related chronic kidney disease The Pharmaceutical Journal
Guideline-changing trial results released earlier in 2019 suggest that SGLT2 inhibitors could be a viable treatment solution for patients with diabetes and ...
IVF, Assisted Reproduction Techiques Linked to Increased Gestational Diabetes MD Magazine
A new meta-analysis presented at EASD 2019 found that women who gave birth following use of assisted reproductive techniques had a 53% increased risk of ...
Genetics may predispose some diabetic patients to develop kidney disease News-Medical.net
In an unprecedented scale, researchers have begun to unravel the genetics that may predispose some individuals to develop kidney disease once they have ...
Biotech Stock On The Radar: vTv Therapeutics' Diabetes Pipeline Yahoo Finance
The thinly traded micro-cap biotech vTv Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: VTVT) is on investors' radars ahead of a Sept. 18 poster presentation of clinical data.
Physicians must debunk potentially erroneous ideas about diabetes treatment plans for older adults - Healio
Physicians must debunk potentially erroneous ideas about diabetes treatment plans for older adults Healio
Contrary to management guidelines, older adults with type 2 diabetes may overemphasize additional health conditions and complications when participating in ...
Colorado sixth-grader inspires major clothing company to create diabetes-friendly design - The Denver Channel
Colorado sixth-grader inspires major clothing company to create diabetes-friendly design The Denver Channel
Sometimes the best ideas are are born out of necessity and in this case a sixth grader from Golden decided to do something when she saw a need for more ...
Predicting risk of heart failure for diabetes patients with help from machine learning - Science Daily
Predicting risk of heart failure for diabetes patients with help from machine learning Science Daily
A new study unveils a new, machine-learning derived model that can predict, with a high degree of accuracy, future heart failure among patients with diabetes.
What is hypoglycemia? Diabetes and risk of too low blood sugar TODAY
A study finds from the Mayo Clinic finds thousands visit hospitals each year for hypoglycemia related to diabetes overtreatment. Here's what you should know ...
PCOS and diabetes: What to know Medical News Today
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and diabetes often co-occur. This article looks at the links between PCOS and diabetes and how to treat both conditions.
Rates of type 2 diabetes seem to be dropping, but does that really mean we're healthier? - Medical Xpress
Rates of type 2 diabetes seem to be dropping, but does that really mean we're healthier? Medical Xpress
Prevention strategies could be contributing to a recent fall in the number of people developing type 2 diabetes in some high income countries, suggests a review ...
Brexiteer with diabetes says he would rather leave the EU than have insulin indy100
A man with diabetes has said he wants the UK to leave the European Union, even at the potential cost of insulin not arriving in the UK.
FDA Approves Oral Semaglutide for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes MD Magazine
The therapy becomes the first oral GLP-1 agonist approved for the treatment of A1C reduction.
Diabetes Drone: Ireland Team Completes BVLOS Insulin Delivery DroneLife
Researchers at NUI Galway, Ireland, have completed the world's first BVLOS delivery of prescription medication and blood samples for diabetes care.
Ginkgo biloba may aid in treating type 2 diabetes: Promising results in rats Science Daily
Ginkgo Biloba, one of the oldest living trees species, may offer some clues in better treatments for Type 2 Diabetes, says one researcher.
Diabetic: 'I feel like I'm going to die before I'm 30' CNN
Landon Johnson,a 23-year-old diabetic who is running out of insulin and can't afford more, tells CNN affiliate WTVF he feels like he will die before he turns 30.
NLRP3 inflammasome promotes diabetes-induced endothelial inflammation | DMSO Dove Medical Press
Zhaofei Wan,1 Yan Fan,2 Xiaojun Liu,1 Jiahong Xue,1 Zhenhua Han,1 Canzhan Zhu,1 Xinhong Wang1 1Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Second ...
Medtronic Collaborates With Novo Nordisk for Diabetes Care Yahoo Finance
Medtronic plc MDT recently partnered with global healthcare company Novo Nordisk A/S in the growing diabetes management space. Through this collaboration ...
Moderate alcohol consumption may help type 2 diabetes patients - The Jakarta Post Jakarta Post
A meta-analysis study shows that low to moderate daily alcohol consumption may improve the metabolism of patients with diabetes type 2.
Deputies: Missing woman with diabetes may be in need of medication WWBT NBC12 News
King William County Sheriff's Office is looking for Farran J. Braxton.
A Potential Drug Target for Diabetic Retinopathy Technology Networks
Technology Networks is an internationally recognised publisher that provides access to the latest scientific news, products, research, videos and posters.
Medical Minute: Diabetes and foot health WJBF-TV
(ABC NEWS) – On today's medical report, diabetes. An estimated 100 million Americans have the disease. If you are among them it is vitally important that you ...
The Big Cost to the NHS of Unmanaged Diabetes Medscape
Dr Adrian Heald, argues that more investment in primary care of diabetes can actually save the NHS billions of pounds in hospital care for complications.
Here's why diabetes increases the risk of cancer | TheHill The Hill
Diabetes is linked to increased cancer risk, raising questions as to whether the prevalence of cancer will increase in the next few decades. About one in nine ...
Millions Of Diabetes Patients Are Missing Out On Medicare’s Nutrition Help Kaiser Health News
Louis Rocco has lived with diabetes for decades but, until he met with a registered dietitian in August, he didn't know eating too much bread was dangerous for ...
IVF linked to greater risk of gestational diabetes, study suggests Diabetes.co.uk
Pregnancy achieved via in vitro fertilisation (IVF) is associated with a greater risk of gestational diabetes, according to a research team in Greece. It is already ...
Motivational texting helps those with diabetes, CHD control glucose Cardiovascular Business
Motivational text messages could be the key to better glycemic control in patients with both diabetes mellitus and coronary heart disease (CHD), according to ...
Can whole body vibration assist with symptoms of diabetes? Medical News Bulletin
Whole body vibration has become a more prevalent form of therapy and exercise over time.
Only 1 in 5 patients with diabetes has 'good' foot care Healio
Only about one in five patients with diabetic foot diseases in Turkey engaged in what researchers called “good” foot care, according to findings published in ...
What Drives Inflammation in Type 2 Diabetes? Not Glucose, Says New Research UKNow
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 30, 2019) — To date, the underlying causes of inflammation in obesity and Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have been poorly ...
Diabetes Institute celebrates opening UW Medicine Newsroom
The UW Medicine Diabetes Institute celebrated the opening Sept. 10 of new UW Medicine South Lake Union facilities that bring basic science, clinical research, ...
Guidelines on diabetes and cardiovascular diseases published today European Society of Cardiology
Paris, France – 31 Aug 2019: The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Guidelines on diabetes, pre-diabetes and cardiovascular diseases are published ...
Diabetes and gluten free diets: What you need to know Medical News Today
Gluten is not harmful for most people with diabetes, though in some cases, a gluten free diet can be beneficial. Learn more about it here.
CBD for Type 2 Diabetes: What Are the Benefits and Risks? Everyday Health
There's a lack of rigorous research on how CBD may affect type 2 diabetes, but early studies and anecdotal reports suggest it may help manage stress, anxiety, ...
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.
The following information is for educational purposes only and is meant to complement any medical treatment, not to prescribe or diagnose any condition. Please consult with your doctor before starting any medical or nutritional program.
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?The short answer is yes.
Diabetes Has Become A Risk in Mens Life
This is true that men with diabetes have an increased risk of developing erectile dysfunction compared with men without diabetes. Erectile dysfunction in diabetes has many potential causes, including the specific diabetes complications of neuropathy and vascular disease, as well as conditions commonly associated with diabetes, such as hypertension, use of various medications or psychogenic factors.
Avandia Side Effect Lawyer: Diabetes Drug Damages Liver
Avandia, a compound of rosiglitazone maleate, is an oral antidiabetic agent. Avandia pills increase insulin sensitivity for patients with type 2 diabetes, or non-insulin-dependent diabetes.
Pre-Diabetes - The Calm Before the Storm
Remember when the medical world identified pre-hypertension to better monitor your blood pressure? The new buzz: Pre-Diabetes concerns a similar condition pinpointing people who are at severe risk for getting diabetes. Because diabetes silently invades your body, early detection and corrective action are critically important.
Treating Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
The toes burn and tingle and sharp pains shoot into your legs. The bed sheets feel uncomfortable on the feet as you toss and turn, trying to get some rest.
Syndrome X - What Is It And Have You Got It?
Syndrome X or the X factor as it is sometimes known was first described in 1988 by Professor Gerald Reaven , an endocrinologist at California's Stanford University after twenty years of study. Since this first identification the understanding of Syndrome X has come a long way.
Accu-Check Aviva Glucometer - New for Diabetes Testing
Now you can help make every test strip count as you can test right the very first time.The wide-mouth strip quickly sucks on the tiny blood drop, helping 97% of diabetes fill the strip on the very first try.
Diabetes Awareness: Family of Diabetics
Thousands, if not millions of people have diabetes in their family. It's almost tragic the way things happen because it's not always a "common knowledge" among families.
Normal Blood Sugar Levels ARE Possible for a Diabetic!
What are normal blood sugar levels? Fasting (blood sugar level after not eating for 8 hours) blood sugar should be between 70 milligrams per deciliter to 100 mg/dL. Your blood sugar should not be above 100 at any given time; If it is, this suggests a pre-diabetes condition.
Recognizing Early Symptoms Diabetes
Early symptoms diabetesStay alert in recognizing early symptoms of diabetes. Certain symptoms put you on notice and you'll want to decrease the chance of developing into complications.
Adult Onset Diabetes and Quacks
Adult onset diabetes, like the common ulcer of a few years ago, makes a lot of work and provides a lot of money for the medical system. There was a cure for the biological disease of stomach ulcers but the doctors were telling us it was stress-related (Everything is stress-related to some extent, as the Pauling research that won a Nobel Prize for Vitamin therapy [especially 'C'] has proven.
Diabetes Awareness: Wake Up Call
When traveling on out-of-town business, its common to have the hotel front desk give you a wake-up call in the morning. You want to avoid the embarrassment and repercussions of being late for your business appointments.
Diabetes Type 2 and Artificial Sweeteners
Diabetes Type 2 (adult onset)Refined carbs/sugars are actually the biggest contributing factor to type 2 diabetes--that is, the type of diabetes people develop later in life. The major contributing factor to type 2 diabetes is eating too many refined carbs.
Ascensia Breeze Glucometer Rated
Simple Testing Over and Over* simple and easy testing. Simple single-function buttons are easy-to-use and easy to understand* No more having to use individual test strips.
Just Say NO to an 1800 Diabetic Diet
It's been a year, and 85 blubbery pounds less, since I was diagnosed with diabetes Type2. The news was especially scary because my mother died of diabetic complications 3 years after diagnosis- the SAME AGE AS ME! EEEK!The day I was diagnosed, my doctor handed me a glucometer, an 1800-calorie diabetic diet and a handful of prescriptions, mumbling something about being sorry and I should watch after my health better.
Humulin or Lantus, Which Insulin For Your Child?
Humulin or Lantus? When my daughter, who was 8, was first diagnosed the Children's Hospital that was treating her put her on an insulin program of short acting Humalog NPH and long acting Humalin N. You should have seen me that first day of training after a long night in the emergency room where she was diagnosed.
Diabetes Awareness: Diabetes on the Job
When you go to work, your diabetes goes with you.You get up, get showered, get breakfast, get to work.
Favorite Desserts For A Diabetic Husband
It's easier than you think to create delicious desserts for your diabetic husband. When I had to get right down to it the ideas came flying at me out of my kitchen cupboard!Here's a few of his favorites:Easy Orange/Banana Parfait1 pkge Lite Orange Jello (no sugar)2 cups vanilla yogurt (fat free, no sugar but artificially sweetened)1/2 tsp vanilla2 tsp Splenda1 banana1/8 cup Lite cream cheeseMakes 4 servingsPrepare the jello per the package directions.
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