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Diabetic Cardiomyopathy: Being Aware and Knowing the Facts
[ 0 ] 04/2/13

Diabetic Cardiomyopathy: Being Aware and Knowing the Facts

Having diabetes can mean that patients are potentially more at risk of suffering from other illnesses, such as stroke and hea...
Estimated Average Glucose vs. A1C – How Do They Compare?
[ 0 ] 08/21/12

Estimated Average Glucose vs. A1C – How Do They Compare?

If you have diabetes, you know it's important to track your blood sugar or blood glucose levels to help manage your disease....
Newly Discovered Beige Fat May Help Reduce Obesity
[ 0 ] 08/14/12

Newly Discovered Beige Fat May Help Reduce Obesity

Researchers classify fat into two basic types known as white fat and brown fat. Recent studies have revealed that a third typ...
Gastric Bypass May Be Temporary Fix for Type 2 Diabetes
[ 1 ] 08/7/12

Gastric Bypass May Be Temporary Fix for Type 2 Diabetes

If you are obese and have type 2 diabetes, you may have considered gastric bypass surgery as a “cure” for both conditions...
Stop Pre-Diabetes Before It Gets Worse
[ 1 ] 08/7/12

Stop Pre-Diabetes Before It Gets Worse

Pre-diabetes is a condition that results when your blood sugar, also known as blood glucose, is higher than it should be, but...
The Skinny on Fat: Fat Location Can Affect Diabetes
[ 0 ] 07/31/12

The Skinny on Fat: Fat Location Can Affect Diabetes

If you’re like most people, you probably think fat is fat.  But scientists know there is more than one kind of fat, and ha...
Pick the Right Rice for Better Sugar Control
[ 0 ] 07/24/12

Pick the Right Rice for Better Sugar Control

People who have diabetes but love to eat rice can benefit from a new research study that analyzed 235 types of rice from arou...
Plan for Insulin Safety When You Fly
[ 0 ] 06/6/12

Plan for Insulin Safety When You Fly

If you have diabetes, traveling by plane means some extra planning to make sure you have everything you need, and that your i...
Protect Your Vision from Diabetic Retinopathy
[ 0 ] 06/6/12

Protect Your Vision from Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is a condition that can cause blindness. It is a common side effect of diabetes that results when excess...