Diabetes

Mystery and Danger of Type 1 Diabetes

By Jane E. Brody for The New York Times Well Blog With mounting concern over the explosive rise in...

Aimee Sharp
Diabetes

Major Focus of New Health Campaign Targets Prediabetes

For the Lawndale News The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Medical...

Aimee Sharp
Facts and more about World Diabetes Day.

World Diabetes Day 2014

Friday, November 14 is World Diabetes Day. This year has marked amazing discoveries, awesome...

Aimee Sharp

What is Glaucoma? Risk Factors, Causes, Symptoms and More

Glaucoma is a serious eye disorder which currently affects over 3 million Americans. Early diagnosis...

Brooke Phillips

World Diabetes Day 2012

November 14 is World Diabetes Day. 2012 is a milestone year for the over 300 million people living...

Gina Flores
Carbohydrates in Popular Candies

Counting Carbohydrates in Popular Candies

How many carbs are in your favorite candies? Our friends at the American Diabetes Association have made a list of popular candies and their carbohydrate...

Gina Flores

How Your Weight Can Affect Diabetes

Did you know that nearly 9 out of 10 people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes are overweight? If...

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS

Planet D: Just For Kids with Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association and Shield HealthCare understand that diabetes affects the whole...

Gina Flores

Diabetes and Sugar Substitutes

You can have Diabetes and still have a sweet tooth. The best sugar substitutes add sweetness to...

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS

Proper Foot Care For Diabetics

In managing diabetes, it’s important to inspect your feet every day and seek care early if...

Gina Flores