There is no reason that a lady cannot wear a lovely piece of jewelry that doubles as a medical ID bracelet for women. The choices are unlimited, from beads to leather wristlets, 14 carat gold, surgical stainless steel (aka as “marine grade” which is hypoallergenic and very resistant to corrosion due to chloride) and even rubbe
Diabetic low calorie options need to be thought through in the festive season when you are trying to stay on top of your diabetes and keep your weight down. But how do you do this when temptation is everywhere and at Christmas why shouldn’t you be able to indulge just a little? Well if you play your cards right you can have your cake and eat it too.
A fasting blood glucose test, which is also called fasting plasma glucose, is a test to determine the level of sugars in your blood. The test requires you to refrain from food for a minimum of eight hours, and you then have your blood drawn and glucose levels measured.
Is Diabetes genetic? Will I be diabetic if my parents are diabetic or my brother, sister or some other close relative is diabetic? Will my kids be diabetic if I have diabetes? These questions haunt the people with diabetes or if one of their close relatives has the disease. The answer to these is partly ‘yes’ and partly ‘no’.
What is Polyuria? When you are diagnosed with diabetes, whether it is type 1 or type 2, there are several underlying health conditions that can present themselves over time such as polyuria. Within this article we are going to outline what polyuria is and how it can affect your case of diabetes.
It can be more than overwhelming when you are diagnosed with diabetes and your very first question will be what can a diabetic eat? There are many misconceptions floating around regarding what diabetics can and can’t eat and before you can even begin to choose the correct diet option for you, you must be completely aware of the actual diabetic diet guidelines. Within this article we are going to discuss the use of the glycemic index in terms of understanding which foods are acceptable and which foods are off limits.
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