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Diabetes ABC’s

“Life is not over because you have diabetes. Make the most of what you have, be grateful.” – Dale Evans  

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Diabetes cure: an apple a day

Diabetes cure: an apple a day

Can something as enjoyable as a delicious apple per day, be the cure that diabetics are looking for? We have all heard of the saying: “an apple a day keeps the doctor away”, but it also means that obesity-related illnesses can be controlled, including Type 2 diabetes. Not just any type of apple will do, […]

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Diabetes and Menopause

Diabetes and Menopause

Menopause is the time in a woman’s life that the ability to reproduce ceases. It is usually a natural alternation that occurs in women, when they reach their late 40s or early 50s, and this can have a severe impact on how women deal with their diabetic control. Menopause has been known to affect women […]

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Diabetic Educator

Diabetic Educator

Someone who is certified to instruct individuals on all aspects of diabetes is considered to be a Certified Diabetes Educator (also known as a CDE). Basically, a CDE is a person that has a health care background, in addition to having extensive knowledge about the causes, prevention and management of diabetes. Having a diabetic educator […]

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Diabetes and Its’ Threat on Growth and Stability in China

Diabetes and Its’ Threat on Growth and Stability in China

Over 100 million individuals, living in China, suffer with diabetes (almost 13% of the entire population), and it’s growing at an alarming rate. Almost 600 million native born Chinese people will suffer from pre-diabetes. When pre-diabetes is not effectively treated, it can (and will) lead to Type Two diabetes. These numbers reflect an “epidemic”, and […]

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Diabetes and the Best Vegetable Choices

Diabetes and the Best Vegetable Choices

Vegetables are excellent for everyone, but diabetics in particular should aim for 3 to 5 servings per day (according to the American Diabetes  Association). A half of cup of raw veggies is considered one serving, as well as one cup of cooked vegetables. The one thing that diabetics must realize is that all veggies are […]

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Diabetes and Honey

Diabetes and Honey

When compared to other sweeteners, honey will also raise blood sugar levels. The good news is that pure honey has more nutrition, which makes it a better choice than sugar. When used in moderation, diabetics can safely enjoy that sweet taste of honey. Honey is three times as sweet as table sugar, so automatically you […]

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Diabetes Treatment – Cycloset

Diabetes Treatment – Cycloset

Treatment for Type 2 diabetes should be discussed, in detail, with your health care professional, in order to decide what would be the best course of action to pursue. That being said, education is power, when it comes to your own wellness, and you should be aware of that, Cycloset is a prescription that has […]

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