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Diabetes ABC’s

Diabetes ABC’s

Insulin resistance and deficiency leads to chronic elevated blood sugar which damages blood vessels and nerves causing complications. Many people are unaware they have complications until they are diagnosed with Diabetes. There are two types of complications,...
Seven Key Behaviors for Managing Diabetes

Seven Key Behaviors for Managing Diabetes

Diabetes is a complex, serious disease and managing it every day can feel overwhelming and challenging. The key to managing Diabetes is achieving blood sugar control through daily self-management behaviors. Diabetes educators have developed seven key behaviors to...
Diabetes of the Brain

Diabetes of the Brain

Everyone has heard of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes, BUT, have you heard of Type 3 Diabetes? Research by Suzanne de la Monte, MD and Jack R. Wands, MD., shows that this new form of Diabetes is causing Alzheimer’s Disease like pathological changes in the brain leading to...
American Diabetes Association Diabetes Alert Day March 27, 2018

American Diabetes Association Diabetes Alert Day March 27, 2018

The American Diabetes Association sets aside the last Tuesday of March every year to sound the alarm on Diabetes. Diabetes Alert Day aims to educate the public about the prevalence and serious complications of Diabetes; the importance of risk screening; testing and...

Using Your “Why” to Manage Diabetes During the Holidays

Let’s be honest, living with Diabetes is hard enough but now add in the holidays and all that goes along with it, you might be thinking, how am I going to stay on track with my Diabetes plan and still enjoy the season’s festivities. Some of you may even be considering...