Category: Diabetes

Diabetes, Diabetes Symptoms

Any advice for a new diabetic?

So a couple months ago, at the age of 29, I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes and have since then, gotten the general hang of testing my blood sugars, counting carbs and taking insulin (the basics). I've explored this Reddit forum and am very grateful for it! My question is, what are some practical […]


Tips on Lowering Your Risk for Diabetes Type 2

The body relies on the entry of glucose into cells to generate energy for various activities and body functions. This entry is facilitated by the action of insulin which drives glucose into cells. Type 2 diabetes results when there is either not enough insulin or the body’s cells are resistant to its actions. This leads […]


Diabetes, the Modern Day Plague

Diabetes is actually classed as a good metabolic process disorder. Metabolic process is the way your body digests food items that individuals eat for power as well as growth. The majority of the food we ingest is converted in to glucose. Glucose is a sort of glucose in our blood and it certainly is the […]


Type 2 Diabetes – Is Exposure to Flame-Retardant Chemicals During Pregnancy a Problem?

In June of 2018, the journal Environment International reported on a study showing a link between polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), molecules used as flame retardants, and Gestational diabetes. Investigators at Nanchang University and several other research institutions in China compared 439 pregnant women over a two-year period. They measured the women's PBDE blood levels during […]


Diabetic Diet: How Tangerines and Oranges Can Help Cure Diabetes

Don’t let anyone fool you. It is possible to cure type 2 diabetes and you can include many foods in your diabetic diet that contain substances that help cure diabetes. Recent research proves that tangerines and oranges contain a substance called nobiletin that helps to cure diabetes. Specifically, nobiletin prevents the build up of fat […]


Your Primary Care Physician Could Be Crucial Towards Successful Diabetes Control

This is our courageous combat against chronic diabetes control in an America that represents one in ten people (International Diabetes Federation, 2011) diagnosed with Type I or Type II diabetes. Blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol monitoring, lifestyle and diet choices and diabetes pills are constantly under focus when it comes to controlling diabetes mellitus. […]