A diagnosis of type 1 diabetes can make life feel very different and add substantial amounts of extra stress. However, there are plenty of things you can do to reduce your chances of suffering complications or feeling unwell. Follow these seven tips for living with the disease if you want to take the best care […]
Whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, your condition shouldn’t stop you from enjoying a vacation or even going traveling for several months. However, you may need to put a bit more thought into traveling if you want to keep your diabetes well under control both on your journey and your destination. Here […]
Diabetics, those specifically using an insulin pump are looking for new ways to wear the pump without having it get in the way or take up room in their pockets. One of the more popular ways of wearing an insulin pump is using an insulin pump belt. The belts fit close to the body and […]
Whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, it’s important to be aware of some of the common skin conditions that can develop in response to the disease. While some of these skin issues can develop in anyone, they are more likely to appear in diabetics and can sometimes be more serious. Meanwhile, other […]
With an insulin pump, skip a meal without worries. Manage your diabetes more efficiently without fussing over conventional insulin injection therapy that necessitates multiple injections with syringes or insulin pens. Pumps are aided by the following insulin pump accessories. Infusion Set This disposable component to your insulin pump normally consists of a cannula and a […]
A couple years back I wrote an article on taking Hydroxycut with diabetes and I got a lot of feedback from my readers. So I wanted to write another article on another topic that may concern many diabetics out there and that is drinking alcohol with diabetes. I was diagnosed with diabetes back when I […]
Unfortunately, another 79 million Americans have prediabetes. The American Diabetes Association promotes Diabetes Awareness Month annually in November. American Diabetes Awareness Month is geared to bring the …
Good news for Eli Lilly & Co., as well as for type 2s who appreciate the addition of new drugs to treat their condition: Lilly says its once-weekly injectible drug, dulaglutide, has outperformed three other widely taken diabetes drugs in three just-concluded Phase III studies.
Just a 1 percent weight loss in older people with type 2 diabetes can improve their physical mobility by up to 7 percent, according to a new study just published in the New England Journal of Medicine.