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Glucose Testing: After Meals?

Glucose Testing: After Meals?

While it may make intuitive sense, postprandial testing is one of the most hotly debated subjects in diabetes care.......[Read More]
Can Type 2 Diabetics Get Their HbA1c Levels Too Low?

Can Type 2 Diabetics Get Their HbA1c Levels Too Low?

Your blood sugar numbers change minute by minute. There are a total of 1440 minutes in a day, so to have a continuous picture of your blood sugar levels, you would be in for an awful lot of finger pricks... not something anyone would look forward to! Fortunately there is a test that will show you wh......[Read More]
Diagnosing Hypoglycemia - Signs Symptoms of Hypoglycemia

Diagnosing Hypoglycemia - Signs Symptoms of Hypoglycemia

Diagnosing hypoglycemia is hit or miss because of many different signs and symptoms. Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is a condition that most often occurs in people who use insulin to treat diabetes and those who consume excessive quantities of alcohol. Because sugar is the main energy source for ......[Read More]
Insulin Types

Insulin Types

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of insulin types including medical references, news, pictures, videos and more.......[Read More]
5 Steps for Effective Management of Diabetes

5 Steps for Effective Management of Diabetes

Diabetes is a medical condition in which the body fails to utilize the glucose present in the blood stream. Diabetes could result when there is a lack of the hormone insulin or when insulin that is readily available is not functioning effectively.People with this medical condition find it difficult ......[Read More]
Diabetes and Blood Sugar Myths Debunked

Diabetes and Blood Sugar Myths Debunked

Is sugar the cause of diabetes? Is diabetes contagious? Do people with high blood sugar automatically have diabetes? Read some diabetes-related myths below and find out the truth.......[Read More]
Nail Your Normal Blood Sugar Range - Cutting Edge Techniques For Blood Sugar Control

Nail Your Normal Blood Sugar Range - Cutting Edge Techniques For Blood Sugar Control

Diabetes control and prevention has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years. You have lots of tools to help you control your blood glucose.Here a just a few current insights for preventing and even reversing the effects of diabetes.......[Read More]
GAD65 Autoantibodies Identify High Risk for Type 1 Diabetes

GAD65 Autoantibodies Identify High Risk for Type 1 Diabetes

Does this new assay better predict risk of type 1 diabetes?......[Read More]
Combating Type 1 Diabetes

Combating Type 1 Diabetes

If you have been diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes you must develop a battle plan. Diabetes is a condition and can be helped with careful attention of your diet. This article will explain about Type 1 Diabetes and how you can use nutrition to battle against it.......[Read More]
Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of DPNP, including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Preventive Steps To Control Your Diabetes And Have A Normal Life

Preventive Steps To Control Your Diabetes And Have A Normal Life

With adequate awareness and precautions, one can always head a normal and lively life with Diabetes. Be cautious and never delay the treatment of Type II diabetes, as if it is ignored it can lead to critical complications. It affects kidney, heart and eyes if left untreated.......[Read More]
Signs and Symptoms of Children's Diabetes and Myopia

Signs and Symptoms of Children's Diabetes and Myopia

Myopia, due to diabetes, is treatable.businesswoman image by anna karwowska from Fotolia.comDiabetes was once a condition primarily experienced by adults, especially Type 2, non-insulin dependent diabetes. Sadly, that is no longer the case. Due to factors such as the increasing incidence.........[Read More]
Sleep Habits Linked to Diabetes, Death

Sleep Habits Linked to Diabetes, Death

People who sleep too much or too little may be more likely to get diabetes and have a higher death rate, experts write in the journal Sleep.......[Read More]
Diabetes May Raise Cancer Risk

Diabetes May Raise Cancer Risk

Adults with diabetes may be at increased risk for developing several kinds of cancer, according to new research from Japan.......[Read More]
Obesity and the Path to Diabetes - New Findings

Obesity and the Path to Diabetes - New Findings

For a long time circumstantial evidence pointed to the likelihood that obesity and diabetes were linked, it could be seen in the growing numbers of obese people at the same time that we see a growing incidence of diabetes cases. It became accepted that an overweight person was a prime candidate for ......[Read More]
Cure Diabetes by Homeopathy

Cure Diabetes by Homeopathy

Diabetes can be cured by homeopathic medicines. Homoeopathy is an alternative system of medicine. It has great scope for Diabetic patients. Homeopathy is totally safe and uses minimum doses so it is perfect to be used in treatment of chronic conditions like diabetes.......[Read More]
How Can Type 2 Diabetics Live a Long Healthy Life?

How Can Type 2 Diabetics Live a Long Healthy Life?

Type 2 diabetes or not, we all want to live a long and healthy life. According to a study published in June 2010, the lives of many Type 2 diabetics could be prolonged with healthy lifestyle changes. Are you prepared to make any of those lifestyle changes to help improve your health so you can live ......[Read More]
Lower Your Blood Sugar - Diabetes Diet

Lower Your Blood Sugar - Diabetes Diet

You can lower your blood sugar when you eat the right diet and this will help to keep your diabetes in control. One of the things you have to be careful about when you have diabetes controlling your blood sugar levels because it can get too high or too low. First you need to use a diet plan that wil......[Read More]
Type 2 Diabetes - Could These New Methods Help Your Pancreas and Lead to Lower Blood Sugar?

Type 2 Diabetes - Could These New Methods Help Your Pancreas and Lead to Lower Blood Sugar?

Your pancreas is about the size of the palm of your hand, positioned under the left rib cage, and close to your stomach. The pancreas has two main functions: it produces enzymes which help you digest food, and it produces insulin which helps control blood sugar.......[Read More]
3 Cures For Diabetes

3 Cures For Diabetes

"Is there any cure for diabetes" is a frequently asked question nowadays. The disease is spreading like an epidemic. This is increasing the craze of the people to find out the cure for diabetes.......[Read More]