The Hepatitis/Diabetes Connection

Hepatitis can cause or worsen diabetes, and diabetes can cause or worsen the severity of inflammation and scarring in the liver…

Drugs to Prevent and Treat the Flu

If you haven’t already gotten your flu shot this year, make getting one now a priority. It’s not too late, and it can help you stay healthy…

Managing Diabetes With Physical Limitations

This article describes tools and interventions that may enhance or restore your capacity for self-management when you are challenged by physical problems…

Taking Your Diabetes On A Cruise

One thing is common on all the cruise ships I’ve been on: They’re very diabetes-friendly. These floating resorts do all they can to meet your special needs…

Unintended Consequences

“Best laid plans of mice and men often go awry” is especially true in the complex world of diabetes management…

Diabetes and Your Skin

Proper care and awareness is crucial to maintaining healthy skin with diabetes.

Diabetes in the Military

Developing diabetes while already serving in the military is not automatic grounds for separation (retirement) from the military. Several hundred service members (out of more than 1.4 million currently serving) are diagnosed with diabetes each year…

Traveling With Diabetes: Expert Advice

Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or a casual one, living with diabetes can create some quandaries before you hit the road. This doesn’t mean you should be discouraged from travel adventures.

A Look Inside the Ear

Middle and Inner Ear Sound waves travel through the ear canal to the eardrum, a thin membrane that separates the…

Traveling With Diabetes

Having diabetes should never hold you back from doing the things you love or from embarking on new adventures…