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Childhood Diabetic Symptoms

Childhood Diabetic Symptoms

Within the past 30 years the United States has seen a dramatic increase in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes among children. The most common diabetes is Type 1 also known as autoimmune disease or juvenile diabetes. Even though 80%-90% of all Type 1 diabetes is children, it is common for adults to get it as......[Read More]
Caring For Diabetes III - Preventing Low Blood Sugar During Exercise

Caring For Diabetes III - Preventing Low Blood Sugar During Exercise

This is the third part in an article series about diabetics and exercising.This series of articles touches upon how diabetics should take care of themselves with their diets and exercise.......[Read More]
Fibrates Are Essential for the Anti-Dyslipidemic Arsenal

Fibrates Are Essential for the Anti-Dyslipidemic Arsenal

Is fibrate monotherapy better than statin monotherapy? Read this to learn which patients benefit most from fibrate therapy.......[Read More]
Diabetes - Ayurvedic View

Diabetes - Ayurvedic View

According to Ayurveda, a holistic alternative medical science, the main cause of diabetes are fat, urine, and Kapha buildups due to foods, liquids, lifestyle, stress and others. It generally believes that any disease caused is due to doshic imbalance. The doshas are the three humors that govern the ......[Read More]
Type 2 Diabetes - Are You Getting the Sleep You Need?

Type 2 Diabetes - Are You Getting the Sleep You Need?

Sleep has a strong impact on the health of a person diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. Exercise, diet, blood sugar testing... and sleep. Lack of sleep can not only drain your energy and motivation to stick with your healthy living program, but can affect your hormones and actually promote insulin resis......[Read More]
Pre Diabetes Symptoms : How To Accurately Determine Whether Or Not You Have Pre Diabetes

Pre Diabetes Symptoms : How To Accurately Determine Whether Or Not You Have Pre Diabetes

Pre diabetes is a condition that millions of people suffer today, and is often marked by blood sugar swings, weight gain and obesity. Pre diabetes means you have slightly abnormal blood sugar level but is not sufficiently to be classed as being diabetic.......[Read More]
Diabetes and Oral Health

Diabetes and Oral Health

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of diabetes and oral health including medical references, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
Diabetes Treatment - Control Diabetes Symptoms Naturally

Diabetes Treatment - Control Diabetes Symptoms Naturally

Diabetes treatment and controlling the diabetes symptoms are the issues of concerns for large number of people around the world. Diabetes is a life long ailment that affects the body's ability to form insulin. The insulin is vital as it helps the glucose to enter the cells of the body. The ener......[Read More]
Fish Consumption and Incidence of Diabetes

Fish Consumption and Incidence of Diabetes

Can eating fish prevent diabetes?......[Read More]
Diabetes Mellitus - Determining The Warning Signs Of Diabetes

Diabetes Mellitus - Determining The Warning Signs Of Diabetes

More and more people are becoming affected by diabetes mellitus which is also known simply as diabetes at increasing rates each year. About half of the millions of diabetics are unaware that they have this disease. This article discusses diabetes mellitus as well as determining the warning signs of ......[Read More]
What Are Lancet Devices and Lancets?

What Are Lancet Devices and Lancets?

A Lancet in medical terms refers to a surgical knife with a short, wide, pointed double-edged blade, used especially for making punctures and small incisions.A Lancet Device is a medical device that holds the lancet firmly in place. When the user triggers the device, the lancet will move ahead in a ......[Read More]
Diabetes Herbal Remedies That Are Worth Trying

Diabetes Herbal Remedies That Are Worth Trying

There are many potent herbs which are known to cure diabetes effectively. This article has covered some of the useful herbs that are helpful in lowering blood sugar levels naturally.......[Read More]
Symptoms of High Blood Sugar-Related Information

Symptoms of High Blood Sugar-Related Information

Diabetes: Preventing High Blood Sugar EmergenciesDiabetes-Related High and Low Blood Sugar LevelsDiabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)Treating High Blood Sugar......[Read More]
Is Yoga the Best Exercise For Diabetics?

Is Yoga the Best Exercise For Diabetics?

You already know that exercise is crucial for shedding excess pounds and keeping blood sugar in check. What you may not know is that yoga, an ancient form of exercise that's undergoing a renaissance, is ideal for treating type 1 and type 2 diabetes. While many older folks may think yoga is for ......[Read More]
Hypoglycemia - Walnuts, Almonds, Pecans, Eat Them All

Hypoglycemia - Walnuts, Almonds, Pecans, Eat Them All

This article shows how hypoglycemia can be overcome with a change in diet - especially with the use of the simple idea of increasing fiber by switching refined foods for nuts. Hypoglycemia in itself may not be terribly serious but it can lead to more serious illnesses like heart disease and diabetes......[Read More]
Diabetes is a Blessing? Testimony Number 2

Diabetes is a Blessing? Testimony Number 2

Diabetes, is a blessing? Is she crazy? If you are wondering why I titled my article like I did then read on.......[Read More]
Diabetes - Some Facts You Should Know

Diabetes - Some Facts You Should Know

When you are diagnosed with high blood sugar level, that is diabetes, your first reaction is that of shock; and then all sorts of negative thoughts descend upon you - now I will have to stay indoors and keep injecting myself with insulin, now it's the end of the world for me. Is it? Well, perha......[Read More]
Save Yourself From Metabolic Syndrome

Save Yourself From Metabolic Syndrome

North Americans typically eat a diet high in carbohydrates and high in fat. Over the years, that kind of diet has taken its toll; as a result, many of us have become less sensitive to our own insulin. Insulin levels that are constantly elevated can lead to Metabolic Syndrome (Syndrome X): a combinat......[Read More]
Calcium Intake and CVD Risks in Older Patients With T2DM

Calcium Intake and CVD Risks in Older Patients With T2DM

How does calcium affect CV risk in older patients? Should they take supplements?......[Read More]
Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy-Topic Overview

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy-Topic Overview

Peripheral neuropathy is the most common type of diabetic neuropathy. It occurs when diabetes damages sensory nerves,which allow the brain to respond to sensations like pain,touch,temperature,and vibration. Peripheral neuropathy may also damage the motor nerves,which work with the muscles to .........[Read More]