Natural Remedies and Diabetes

Nov 16, 2016

Varicose Vein Issues and Diabetes

By | 2016-11-14T14:41:53+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Complications, General Information, Health & Wellness, Natural Remedies|2 Comments

People with diabetes are more prone to blood flow problems known as peripheral vascular disease and nerve ending issues known as neuropathy. Excess glucose creates damage to the blood vessels and nerves especially the smaller vessels and weakens the veins. Although there is no direct link between diabetes and varicose veins, many people suffer from these […]

Sep 19, 2016

How Can Meditation Help Diabetes?

By | 2016-09-07T09:13:32+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Health & Wellness, Natural Remedies|1 Comment

People with diabetes face the stress of constantly managing the condition and the risk of related health issues. Meditation can help diabetes by reducing stress, lowering blood sugar levels and minimizing the risk of cardiovascular disease. Find out how taking some quiet time to meditate can help people manage diabetes and achieve improved overall well-being.

Meditation is […]

Jul 18, 2016

Diabetes Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

By | 2017-10-23T16:13:24+00:00 July 18th, 2016|Complications, Diabetes Management, General Information, Natural Remedies|0 Comments

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy was originally used as a scuba diver treatment relating to decompression sickness but now is used to treat multiple conditions including diabetic wounds. It can also be used to treat burns and flesh eating wounds caused by bacteria. It is often promoted as an effective treatment for diabetic foot wounds and other potentially […]

Jun 27, 2016

3 Holistic Ways to Deal with Diabetes

By | 2017-10-18T12:46:16+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Diabetes Management, Health & Wellness, Natural Remedies|1 Comment

Holistic ways to deal with diabetes refer to an overall approach to better control diabetes and its potential complications. While natural remedies and alternative medicine are not a substitute for traditional medications, they may complement your current diabetes self-management routine. Discover 3 holistic ways to deal with diabetes for better health.

Oct 16, 2014

Alternative Therapies for Diabetes Management

By | 2018-01-24T14:46:22+00:00 October 16th, 2014|Diabetes Management, Natural Remedies|0 Comments

Everyone is buzzing about using alternative therapies with diabetes but do any of them really work? While there is no substitute for visits to the doctor and formal medical treatment, certain alternative therapies may be helpful. Discover more about alternative therapies and remember to consult with your physician before making any changes in your diabetes self-management […]

Jan 2, 2009

Foods and Wound Healing

By | 2017-01-13T15:21:03+00:00 January 2nd, 2009|Diet & Nutrition, Health & Wellness, Natural Remedies|0 Comments

People with diabetes do not heal as efficiently as people with normal blood sugar levels. Certain foods can also help keep your blood sugar optimal.

Protein helps to repair tissue:

  • Fish
  • Shellfish
  • Eggs (egg whites have protein and no cholesterol)
  • Cheese (low fat is better for your heart)
  • Poultry
  • Lean meat
  • Nut butters (peanut butter, almond butter, cashew butter, etc.)

Carbohydrates give you energy:

  • Starch […]

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