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5 Healthy Living Tips For People Who Have Diabetes

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1. Know Your Levels It sounds too basic, but when it comes to living well with diabetes, knowing and controlling your blood glucose levels is vital. Using your home glucose monitor frequently or wearing devices that your track your glucose and guarantee that the correct amount of insulin is released at the right time. It […]

5 diabetic diet foods to avoid

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Although no food is totally taboo, keep these five to a minimum. 1. Red meat Red meat has long been associated with type 2 diabetes. A 2011 Harvard University study found that people who increased their red-meat intake by 3½ servings per week had a nearly 50 percent higher risk of developing the disease. 2. […]

7 Foods to Eat to Beat Diabetes

Foods to Eat to Beat Diabetes

1. Whole Grains Not all carbs are bad. Foods made with whole grains, such as whole-wheat bread and brown rice, are sources of filling fiber (aiding weight loss, which can reduce your diabetes risk) and nutrients such as potassium, which helps the pancreas release insulin, the hormone that helps your cells use glucose for energy. […]

An expert debunked 9 of the biggest diabetes myths

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More than 4 million people in the UK have diabetes, but do we actually know what the condition is or why it developed? We asked Pav Kalsi, a senior clinical adviser at Diabetes UK, to clear up a few of the most common myths about the disease. 1. Diabetes is caused by an unhealthy diet. […]

Diabetes Foot Problems Require Careful Attention

Diabetes foot problems

The medical care provided for individuals with diabetes foot problems are most effective when early treatment is possible. Without it, serious complications can develop. Among these are poor circulation leading to both numbness and pain in the legs and feet. Many diabetic patients are advised to wear compression stockings. They encourage the circulation of blood […]

Diabetes Foot Problems Are Common

Diabetes Foot Problems

There are dozens of articles on the internet addressing the topic of diabetes foot problems. It is a common occurrence. Many are advertising a product and may be misleading. The source of the information should be verified as legitimate. The reason it has been such a popular topic of interest is the high number of […]

Diabetic Foot Pain Treatments Can Be Effective

Peripheral Neuropathy Foot Pain

Pain is something everyone finds difficult to live with. It does, however, serve a practical purpose. It alerts you of a condition that probably requires medical attention. Regardless of severity diabetic foot pain treatments can alleviate the hurt. There are some conditions that lessen the sensitivity to pain. That lack of sensation can pose a […]

Types of Diabetes

Types of Diabetes

Diabetes is among the fastest growing disease in the world. Undergoing research indicates that the population of diabetic patients is expected to double in the next 25 years. Without proper prevention strategies, this can strain the already overburdened healthcare system. Major concerns for rise in diabetes include obesity (overweight) and lack of physical exercises. Diabetes […]

Treatment of Diabetes

Treatment of Diabetes

Diabetes is a very common disease, therefore every individual requires unique care. People with diabetes should gain information as much as possible about the latest medical therapies and approaches, as well as maintaining a healthy lifestyle and it is highly important that not only the diabetic patient but the family should also learn about the latest treatments […]

Managing Diabetes

Managing Diabetes

Keeping balanced sugar level in blood is a challenge itself. One should struggle to get controlled diabetes for a healthy life. For this purpose, some specified ways of managing diabetes should be adopted to understand, monitor and handle diabetes. Most important effecting factors for diabetes are: Food Exercise Medication Healthy eating habit is an essential part […]