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  • The 10 Health Benefits of Avocados

    The 10 Health Benefits of Avocados

    Voted the healthiest food by doctors and dieticians, the avocado is packed with all the health benefits that you’ve been looking for. So you know the superfood avocados is very good to our health. Here are 10 health benefits of avocados. 1. Blood pressure Potassium is important to keep blood pressure levels at its best […]

  • How to Prevent Diabetes Complications

    Diabetes Complications: What You Can Do In this article What Diabetes Can Do How to Lower Your Risk When diabetes gets out of control, it can take a toll on your body. Too much sugar in your blood can damage nerves and blood vessels, which can lead to many different types of problems. The good […]

  • Can My Dentist Help Me With My Diabetes?

    What Dentists Know About Diabetes: Expert Q&A In this article When you have diabetes, one of the best clues about your health stares you in the face when you look in the mirror every morning. The condition affects your teeth, gums, and general oral health in many ways. “If left untreated, diabetes can really take […]

  • Weight Loss Surgery and Type 2 Diabetes

    How Weight Loss Surgery Helps Type 2 Diabetes In this article Are You a Good Candidate? Types of Weight Loss Surgery Will Insurance Cover It? After Surgery Font Size A A A Weight loss surgery can make a big difference for people with type 2 diabetes. For some people, blood sugar levels get back to […]

  • Albumin Urine Test

    Font Size A A A Albumin Urine Test Guide An albumin test checks urine for a protein called albumin. Albumin is normally found in the blood and filtered by the kidneys. When the kidneys are working as they should, there may be a very small amount of albumin in the urine. But when the kidneys […]

  • The Risks and Complications of Uncontrolled Diabetes

    How Does Diabetes Affect Your Body? In this article Heart and Blood Vessels Eyes Kidney Disease Nerves Teeth Take Charge of Your Condition Font Size A A A It can take work to get your diabetes under control, but the results are worth it. If you don’t make the effort to get a handle on […]

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring for Diabetes

    How Does a Continuous Glucose Monitor Work? In this article What Does It Do? Why Use CGM? Who Can Use a CGM? The Future of CGM Font Size A A A Glucose meters are a great tool, but sometimes you need to keep a closer eye on your blood sugar levels. That’s where a device […]

  • Diabetes and Ways to Test Your Blood Sugar

    Home Blood Sugar Testing In this article Ways to Test Your Blood Sugar When Should I Test My Blood Sugar? What Can Affect My Results? Home Blood Sugar Monitoring and HbA1c When Should I Call My Doctor? Track It Over Time Everyone with diabetes should test their blood sugar (glucose) levels regularly. Knowing the results […]

  • Best and Worst Foods for Diabetes

    Best and Worst Foods for Diabetes In this article Starches Vegetables Fruits Protein Dairy Fats, Oils, and Sweets Drinks Your food choices matter a lot when you’ve got diabetes. Some are better than others. Nothing is completely off limits. Even items that you might think of as “the worst” could be occasional treats — in […]

  • What to Do When Your Blood Sugar’s Too High

    What to Do When Your Blood Sugar’s Too High In this article Diabetes in Older Adults Build Your Health Care Team Watch Your Numbers Manage Your Medications Eat Healthy Foods Exercise Daily Listen to Your Body You know the best way to control your type 2 diabetes symptoms — and prevent complications — is to […]

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