Archive for February 2012

Is An Insulin Pump Right for You?
[ 0 ] 02/28/12

Is An Insulin Pump Right for You?

If you have type 1 diabetes or insulin-dependent type 2 diabetes and are injecting insulin by syringe, an insulin pump might ...
Insulin Pump Basics
[ 0 ] 02/28/12

Insulin Pump Basics

If you have type 1 diabetes or insulin-dependent type 2 diabetes that requires you to inject insulin, you are aware that main...
Insulin Pump May Help Reduce Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes
[ 0 ] 02/28/12

Insulin Pump May Help Reduce Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes

Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is a common concern for people with type 1 diabetes who inject insulin.  A recent study pu...
Teeth Need Extra Care with Diabetes
[ 0 ] 02/28/12

Teeth Need Extra Care with Diabetes

Many adults in the United States have some type of gum disease that can affect their ability to eat and can cause pain in the...
Know the ABC's of Diabetes
[ 35 ] 02/28/12

Know the ABC's of Diabetes

Diabetes is a serious condition that can have major consequences for many aspects of your health.  Over 25.8 million people ...
Don’t Let Diabetes Damage Your Kidneys
[ 0 ] 02/17/12

Don’t Let Diabetes Damage Your Kidneys

If you have diabetes, your kidneys are at risk of being damaged by the disease.  Diabetes is the most common cause of kidney...
Steps to Reduce Diabetic Kidney Damage
[ 0 ] 02/17/12

Steps to Reduce Diabetic Kidney Damage

People who have type 1 diabetes (formerly known as juvenile diabetes) are at increased risk of developing chronic kidney dise...
Diabetes Increases Heart Disease & Stroke Risk at All Ages
[ 1 ] 02/17/12

Diabetes Increases Heart Disease & Stroke Risk at All Ages

People with diabetes are twice as likely to develop heart disease or to have a stroke as people who do not have diabetes.  B...
Watch Your Feet If You Have Diabetes
[ 0 ] 02/17/12

Watch Your Feet If You Have Diabetes

Diabetes is a condition that allows extra sugar to build up in the blood.  Up to 33 percent of all people with diabetes will...