By Sofia Baker on Friday, January 23rd, 2015 | Comments Off
There are many lifestyle changes that you may find difficult, even when faced with the challenges of diabetes. However, if you are diagnosed with diabetes, it is crucial to start making some changes in the interest of your health. Here are some great tips you can use to cope with diabetes.
By Ben Bergman on Friday, January 16th, 2015 | Comments Off
Obesity is a dilemma that should beconsidered. Obesity is easily becoming a real issue in the world. Individuals are gaining weight at incredible speed. Maybe it the best of life that you are accustomed. It may be the fact that junk foods decide to make you fat. Whatever the cause, now it is something of precisely how to control it. Obesity is harmful to your health. Zinc increases the chances of getting complications believes JM Berkowitz Sr .
By admin on Friday, October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off
Alpharetta, Ga. (PRWEB) October 17, 2014
November is Diabetes Awareness Month, observed by The American Diabetes Association as a means to raise awareness on issues surrounding diabetes and the many people who are impacted. ANY LAB TEST NOW® is joining the cause by encouraging customers to get tested and take advantage of special pricing on related lab tests during the month of November. In addition to the discounted prices, special promotions will be going on in select locations.
By admin on Thursday, October 16th, 2014 | Comments Off
A team approach to managing diabetes
(WOOD) With an increase in the rate of obesity in the United States, diabetes is growing concern and it can be a life-threatening one, too. Spectrum Heath Medical Group's Diabetes and Endocrinology department has a staff of people who work together to … Read more on WOODTV.com
HealthFix: Bariatric weight loss surgery and type 2 diabetes
The prevalence of obesity in the United States is continually increasing, and the rate at which Americans are developing health problems related to excess weight is also on the rise. Type 2 diabetes is a disease often linked with obesity and can be a … Read more on fox13now.com
By admin on Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 | Comments Off
Adults over age 45 should be screened for diabetes
Primary care physicians should screen all adults over age 45 for diabetes, according to new recommendations proposed last Monday by a government-sponsored panel of experts. The US Preventive Services Task Force, composed of primary care providers, … Read more on Boston Globe
Harvard makes diabetes breakthrough
The technique is an important step toward understanding and treating diabetes, a condition in which the pancreas's beta cells are insufficient or dead. Diabetes affects 347 million people worldwide, and the high blood sugar levels it causes can damage … Read more on Tribune-Review
By admin on Monday, September 29th, 2014 | Comments Off
Developing a pre diabetic menu can actually be very simple if you learn how to read nutrition labels and know what your ideal calorie intake should be. With pre diabetes, you will basically want to begin to watch what you eat and learn to eat healthier. You will want to watch your calorie intake, consume fewer fat grams, less sodium, less sugar and fewer carbohydrates.
By admin on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 | Comments Off
The treatment of Type II diabetes requires a team approach. Many diabetics do not have a team of professionals to help them control their diabetes or even give them valuable information on their condition. Diabetics are often ill informed on the many professionals that are available and who can help them control their condition.
By admin on Thursday, September 25th, 2014 | Comments Off
The vast majority of us buy socks for functional, formal or sporting purposes without giving much thought to what the socks are doing to our feet. Its different for a diabetic person though. Those living with diabetes have poor blood circulation and this can lead to painful foot sores. Therefore, promoting healthy feet is important and Diabetic Socks have been designed with this purpose in mind. Pairs of Diabetic Socks look for all intents and purposes look like normal socks, but they provide extra support for the feet when they are worn. Made from premium materials, Diabetic Socks benefit from a number of features that care for feet that might be at risk from a variety of infections. Top quality Diabetic Socks and Silver Socks provide comfort and care for people that live with diabetes on a daily basis.
By admin on Monday, September 22nd, 2014 | Comments Off
Oramed's Insulin Pill Superior to New Diabetes Drugs Gaining Approval
Medicine for diabetics, one of the largest populations of sick patients in the US, should look to more natural means for bringing insulin into the body. Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ORMP:NASDAQ) offers a potential remedy and has been making good … Read more on Baystreet.ca
Sticking Point: The Price of an Old Insulin Skyrockets
Insulin is an old drug, but the price of one of its most concentrated formulations – known as Humulin U-500 – increased more than five times over the last seven years. In 2007, the wholesale cost for a one-month supply was about $ 220, but is now … Read more on Wall Street Journal (blog)
Science Changes Lives: From glass syringes and insulin bottles to a handy pen
Insulin is a hormone that is essential for moving sugar from the blood stream into muscles and fatty tissue to provide energy. Diabetes is a condition caused by a lack, or insufficiency of insulin. Too little of this hormone allows dangerous levels of … Read more on thejournal.ie
By Hans Gerhard on Saturday, September 20th, 2014 | Comments Off
For diabetics living in Jasper diabetic dogs are turning their lives around. Guide dogs have been recognized for many years but canines are now being trained as service animals in a number of different areas. Some are alerting owners to an imminent epilepsy attack. Some help children with autism and now some are warning their owners of low blood sugar levels.
By admin on Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 | Comments Off
Half of America is Diabetic or Pre-Diabetic
As old people continue breathing like never before, people keep eating like never before, and most of us just keep sitting like never before, diabetes is sweeping America. About half of Americans are diabetic or pre-diabetic. “12.3 percent of Americans … Read more on Esquire (blog)
FDA approves eye drug for diabetes patients
Diabetes patients with diabetic macular edema (DME), a common eye disorder among people with diabetes, have a new treatment option that may improve their vision. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on July 29 approved the use of Eylea, an injection … Read more on The News-Press
Fewer Hospitalizations For Diabetic Veterans Using VA's Home-based Care
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – For older U.S. military veterans with multiple chronic conditions, including diabetes, taking advantage of home-based primary care from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was linked to fewer hospitalizations, in a … Read more on Business Insider
Getting furry support: Louisville woman gets diabetic service dog
According to the American Diabetes Association, 29.1 million Americans had diabetes in 2012, which represents 9.3 percent of the population. The disease remains the seventh leading cause of death in this country. It is the leading cause of kidney … Read more on The Daily Times