Category: Featured Articles

Watch Your Levels When Temperatures Climb
[ 1 ] 06/6/12

Watch Your Levels When Temperatures Climb

Whether you are traveling or staying close to home, summer heat can make it harder to manage your diabetes.  Check out these...
Summer Sun Skincare Tips
[ 0 ] 05/29/12

Summer Sun Skincare Tips

For many of us, summer means more time spent outdoors.  But if you have diabetes, time in the sun may put you at higher risk...
Don’t Let Diabetes Spoil Your Vacation
[ 0 ] 05/29/12

Don’t Let Diabetes Spoil Your Vacation

Having diabetes doesn’t mean you need to pass on summer travel fun.  Try these tips to plan ahead so you can have a great ...
Protect Your Skin if You Have Diabetes
[ 0 ] 05/29/12

Protect Your Skin if You Have Diabetes

Skin care is especially important for people who have diabetes.  Healthy skin helps protect the body from germs that can cau...
Surgery May Beat Medication for Type 2 Diabetes
[ 1 ] 05/29/12

Surgery May Beat Medication for Type 2 Diabetes

The battle against type 2 diabetes may be moving from the pharmacy to the operating table, according to new research publishe...
Diabetic Retinopathy Can Steal Your Vision
[ 5 ] 05/29/12

Diabetic Retinopathy Can Steal Your Vision

Diabetic retinopathy is a condition caused by diabetes that can lead to impaired vision or blindness.   People who have dia...
Maternal Diabetes May Increase Risk of Autism in Infants
[ 0 ] 05/29/12

Maternal Diabetes May Increase Risk of Autism in Infants

If you are a woman with diabetes, you may be at a much higher risk of having a child with autism or other developmental disor...
Excessive Sitting May Increase Diabetes Risk in Women
[ 1 ] 04/4/12

Excessive Sitting May Increase Diabetes Risk in Women

If you are a woman and you want to reduce your risks of developing diabetes, you need to stop sitting so much.  That was the...
Low Glycemic Breakfast May Reduce Sugar Spikes
[ 0 ] 04/4/12

Low Glycemic Breakfast May Reduce Sugar Spikes

Many people with diabetes use the glycemic index to help manage their blood sugar.  A recent study from Purdue University sh...