Practice Good Oral Health for Diabetes

Periodontal disease affects nearly a quarter of people diagnosed with diabetes and gum disease may cause blood sugar to rise. Fortunately, practicing good oral hygiene and having regular professional cleanings can help lower your A1C. Learn about steps for maintaining oral health…

Keeping Your Eyes Healthy

Less than optimally controlled blood glucose and blood pressure levels can cause damage to blood vessels, nerves, and organs, including the eyes…

Better Intimacy With Diabetes

People can maintain sex and intimacy with diabetes and even improve relationships if they are willing to make some changes…

Foot Care Q&A: Part 1

People with diabetes often have questions about how best to care for their feet and what to do when problems occur. We have interviewed several experts…

Caring for Your Feet When You Have Diabetes

Diabetes affects both the feeling in and the blood flow to your feet, which makes it easy for problems to sneak up…

Avoiding Eye Complications

When it comes to diabetes-related eye complications, the good news is that most cases of severe vision loss due to diabetes are preventable…

Heart Disease Quiz

Chances are you already know that having diabetes puts you at risk for developing heart disease. Take this heart disease quiz to test your knowledge…

Foot Care Quiz

Good foot care habits are essential for individuals with diabetes. Take the following foot care quiz to test your knowledge…

Retinopathy Quiz Question

Most cases of severe vision loss caused by diabetic retinopathy are preventable. See if you know the answer to this retinopathy quiz question…