Category: Blood Sugar

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

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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,

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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

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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

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Nick Jonas Diabetes

Nick Jonas Diabetes

By now, most of us know that the pop music star, Nick Jonas diabetes is under control. But when the 13 year old boy was diagnosed with diabetes type one in late 2005, it was a lot to take in and manage.

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Diabetes and Exercise: Why It Works.

Diabetes and Exercise: Why It Works.

Diabetes and Exercise make an excellent partner and it is only recently that scientific proof backs up this theory. Many people have been told about the many benefits exercise program for diabetes but have not taken any notice up until now.

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Medical ID Bracelets For Women

Medical ID Bracelets For Women

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

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Diabetic Low Calorie Options

Diabetic Low Calorie Options

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.

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Fasting Glucose Blood Test

Fasting Glucose Blood Test

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.

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Is Diabetes Genetic?

Is Diabetes Genetic?

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’.

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polyuria

What is Polyuria? How Does it Affect Diabetes?

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.

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What Can a Diabetic Eat

What Can a Diabetic Eat?

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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