Gum Disease

Diabetes & Gum Disease: What’s the Connection?

According to Dr. Michael Goldberg, a diabetes aware dental specialist, “Gum disease can be made worse by diabetes and diabetes can make gum disease worse”. Inflammation of the gums will cause diabetes to spiral out of control, and out of control blood sugars will elevate the chance of severe periodontal […]

Diabetes Support Group

What Are Diabetes Support Groups Good For?

The challenges associated with diabetes self-management can make a person feel different and alone. Support groups can be helpful and motivating for people with diabetes. Discover what diabetes support groups are good for and why it can be beneficial to share your experiences.