Whether you’re new to diabetes or a seasoned pro, monitoring your blood glucose (sugar) is one of the most important things you can do …
More than 30 million Americans are managing diabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Learn the very basics, including symptoms, strategies for monitoring blood sugar, treatment options, approaches to prevent and manage complications and more.
What Is Peripheral Arterial Disease?
Do you ever experience cramping leg pain while walking that goes away after a few minutes of resting? It could be a sign of peripheral arterial disease… Read More “What Is Peripheral Arterial Disease?”
Six Ways to Handle High Blood Sugar
If hyperglycemia is something that you struggle with day in and day out, you don’t need to sit back and accept this as your fate… Read More “Six Ways to Handle High Blood Sugar”
What Is Rebound Hyperglycemia? Diabetes Questions & Answers
A reader asks, “What exactly is rebound hyperglycemia”? Hear our expert answer… Read More “What Is Rebound Hyperglycemia? Diabetes Questions & Answers”
Five Ways to Fight Off Type 2 Diabetes
There are proven steps that you can take to greatly lower your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Keep on reading to find out how… Read More “Five Ways to Fight Off Type 2 Diabetes”
Is My Normal Glucose High? Diabetes Questions & Answers
A reader asks, “Last week, I felt like I had low blood glucose, but when I checked with my meter, my glucose level was fine. Does this mean my normal blood glucose is higher than for most people?” Read More “Is My Normal Glucose High? Diabetes Questions & Answers”
Mapping Out Your Diabetes Care Schedule
When it comes to your diabetes and your health, however, it pays to keep organized. Get tips for planning your diabetes care schedule… Read More “Mapping Out Your Diabetes Care Schedule”
Dry Eye: Symptoms, Treatment, Prevention
Diabetes is a condition that can affect the eyes. Dry eye is one eye condition that is common in people who have diabetes… Read More “Dry Eye: Symptoms, Treatment, Prevention”
Reusing CGM Sensors
A reader asks, “Is it safe to reuse CGM sensors?” Hear our expert answer… Read More “Reusing CGM Sensors”
Which Type of Diabetes Is Worse? And Other Questions … Answered!
There is a lot of misinformation out there when it comes to understanding the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes. So, in this article, we aim to get a few of your burning questions answered… Read More “Which Type of Diabetes Is Worse? And Other Questions … Answered!”
Insulin Resistance: Three Associated Medical Conditions
Learn how insulin resistance can influence certain additional conditions and discover that there are extra benefits to managing your blood glucose beyond just diabetes… Read More “Insulin Resistance: Three Associated Medical Conditions”