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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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Diabetes and Camping

Diabetes and Camping

  Camping is a fun-filled adventure that is a traditional pastime for the whole family, and diabetes should not hinder this outdoor/remote vacation, that will be fondly remembered for years. Some diabetics may forfeit this type of vacation, because cellular phone reception may be limited, and the nearest hospital maybe a 30 to 40 minute […]

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Diabetes and Hearing Loss

Diabetes and Hearing Loss

Diabetes and hearing loss are two major health issues that the American population is deeply concerned about. More than 25 million U.S. residents have diabetes, and close to 35 million people have some sort of hearing loss. In recent studies, there is significant evidence that indicates an overlap in these two medical/health issues. Diabetes occurs […]

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Diabetes has a Negative Effect on Your Body

Diabetes has a Negative Effect on Your Body

If diabetes is not diagnosed early and treated appropriately, then the damage caused to vital organs can be severe and even deadly. Complications due from diabetes happen when blood sugar levels are not controlled over long periods of time. For instance, heart disease and other cardiovascular concerns are common among diabetics who poorly monitor and […]

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New Diabetes Risk factor on the Rise

New Diabetes Risk factor on the Rise

It is natural to share household chores, a bank account and even pick up a similar habit (or two) from someone you are living with for a long period of time, but recent medical studies have shown, that individuals who are married to people that already have Type 2 diabetes are at a higher risk […]

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Cinnamon Diabetic Remedy

Cinnamon Diabetic Remedy

Is Cinnamon an Effective Remedy for Diabetes? The 20 million United States citizens want to know is Cinnamon an effective remedy for diabetes, in addition to the more than 50 million people worldwide that have “pre-diabetes” that has not reached the full stages of diabetes.  If diabetes is not properly treated or worse – ignoring […]

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Diabetes Discrimination

Diabetes Discrimination

Having to deal with Diabetes can be challenging; but having to deal with diabetes discrimination is unacceptable.  There are policies and laws in place that are unfair to those afflicted with diabetes and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) works hard to get these polices changed.  They follow these steps to end discrimination in schools and […]

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