Diabetes Self-Management Blog

Diane Fennell

Diane Fennell

Diane Fennell has been an editor at Diabetes Self-Management magazine since 2003. She is currently the Web Editor for Diabetes Self-Management E-News and DiabetesSelfManagement.com.

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Pistachios May Blunt Blood Sugar Spikes

Good News for Chocolate Lovers

Rotating Shift Work Linked to Increased Type 2 Risk

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High Glucose and Colorectal Cancer; Free Nova Max Meter

Innovative Insulin Pump Approved; Avandia Restricted to Mail-Order

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Study Links Diabetes and Cognitive Impairment in Elderly

Byetta Fights Inflammation, Study Shows

Mediterranean Diet May Reduce Sleep Apnea

Diabetes Self-Management Book Giveaway: Winner Selected

Byetta Approved as Lantus Add-On

Seven Steps for a Long Life

Men at Higher Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

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Combo Diabetes and Cholesterol Pill Approved

Frequent Doctor Visits Linked With Better Control

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A Culprit Behind High Blood Sugar Identified

A Weight-Loss Rule Debunked

Yoga for Blood Glucose Control

Increase Life Span With Only 15 Minutes of Exercise a Day

Aerobic Exercise Best to Beat Belly Fat

Strip Recall; Spices Reduce Negative Effects of High-Fat Meals

Red, Processed Meats Linked to Type 2 Risk in Large Study

Erectile Dysfunction? Modest Weight Loss Can Help

Menu Calorie Counts Often Inaccurate; Food Boredom and Weight Loss

FDA Panel Rejects Novel Diabetes Drug

Detecting Diabetes at the Dentist

Going Nuts for Diabetes Control

Getting By With a Little Help From Your Friends

Cutting Cravings; Life Expectancy on the Rise

Lower-Carb Diet Reduces Dangerous Fat in Some

Boost Your Health With the World’s Most Nutritious Nut

Common Drug Combo Raises Blood Glucose

New Guidelines for Treating Neuropathy Pain

Weight Gain and Gestational Diabetes

Many Not Adhering to Statin Regimen

Not Sleeping Well? It Could Be Affecting Your Diabetes Control

FDA Approves New Diabetes Drug

Low Blood Glucose Affects Type 2, Too

Promising Research on Tangerines

Infusion Set Recall; Nicotine’s Bad Effect on A1C

Eat Fiber Now to Avoid Heart Disease Later

Drug Halts Progression to Type 2 Diabetes

Safflower Oil Each Day May Keep the Doctor Away

Disappointing Results for Investigational Type 1 Drug

Strong New Evidence in Favor of the Mediterranean Diet

An Important Step for Accurate Glucose Readings

To Ward Off Diabetes, Walk

Another Reason to Eat Your Spinach

Many Not Aware That Diabetes Can Affect Kidneys

Lowering Heart Disease Death Risk With Fruits and Veggies

The Effects of Artificial Lighting on Melatonin

Dairy Fat May Reduce Type 2 Risk

A1C Accurate at Identifying Prediabetes

New Exercise Guidelines for Type 2 Diabetes

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Carbohydrate Restriction: An Option for Diabetes Management
Some people find that decreasing the amount of carbohydrate they eat can help with blood glucose control. Here’s what to know about this approach.

Insulin Patch Pumps: A New Tool for Type 2
Patch pumps are simpler to operate than traditional insulin pumps and may be a good option for some people with Type 2 diabetes who need insulin.

How Much Do You Know About Vitamins?
Learn what these micronutrients can and can’t do for you.

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