Tag Archive: diabetes

Woman wearing glucose monitor

Managing Diabetes

Your body takes care of countless tasks for you. You might not notice all it’s doing until you need to manage diabetes.

Diabetes and Heart Health

You may not be able to cure diabetes, but you can take the right preventive measures to protect yourself from heart disease.

Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

A blood test called the A1C test can check your average blood glucose level to see if you have prediabetes.

Diabetes Demystified

Insufficient production of insulin, production of defective insulin (which is uncommon), or the inability of cells to use insulin properly and efficiently leads to hyperglycemia and diabetes.

Foot Related Complications of Poorly Controlled Diabetes

We all know diabetes and hypertension are a serious health threat. If ignored, the long term complications of poorly controlled diabetes can lead to an increase in kidney disease, heart failure and other circulation disorders resulting in increased numbers of toe, foot or even leg amputations.

Blood Sugar Control

If you know how Beta-Cells work, you will have the key to understanding blood sugar control.