Diabetes Newsletters

Apr 17, 2018

Endocrinologist – Why See One?

By |2018-06-18T10:02:55+00:00Updated: April 17th, 2018|Diabetes Management, General Information, Newsletters|0 Comments

There is more to treating diabetes than checking blood sugars with a glucose meter and keeping your blood sugar levels within a specific range. Most people with diabetes have a health care team in place to help them manage their care. Discover when and why you should see an endocrinologist with diabetes as they, too, should be part of your health care team.

Apr 3, 2018

World Health Day and Diabetes Management

By |2018-03-06T10:11:39+00:00Updated: April 3rd, 2018|Diabetes Management, Health & Wellness, Newsletters|0 Comments

April 7,2018 will be the 70th anniversary of World Health Day which was first initiated in 1948. With sponsorship from the World Health Organization (WHO), there is promotion of all life stages improving access to care especially in developing countries. They try to achieve internationally agreed upon goals to promote improved health in all aspects of […]

Mar 20, 2018

How Spring Allergies May Raise Blood Sugars

By |2018-03-22T08:48:40+00:00Updated: March 20th, 2018|Diabetes Management, General Information, Health & Wellness, Newsletters|3 Comments

Welcome to spring time which brings a change in the weather for all of us, but for too many people the suffering of seasonal allergies accompanies the change. "Allergies arise when the immune system overreacts to an otherwise harmless substance known as allergens caused by pollen, weeds, mold, grass, trees, dust mites, cockroaches, pet dander, foods, dyes, wine and cosmetics."

Mar 6, 2018

Easter, Diabetes and Sugar Cravings

By |2018-03-08T10:13:27+00:00Updated: March 6th, 2018|Diabetes Management, Diet & Nutrition, Gestational, Health & Wellness, Newsletters, Pre-Diabetes, Type 1|1 Comment

Walking into the stores you see enormous chocolate bunnies, marshmallow /caramel filled Easter eggs (or chicks), sugar laden Easter peeps in yellow, green and pink along with a wide assortment of colored jelly beans or gummy bunnies all in preparation for the Easter Holiday.

Feb 27, 2018

Fabulous Springtime Food Choices For People With Diabetes

By |2018-02-27T08:48:15+00:00Updated: February 27th, 2018|Diet & Nutrition, Newsletters|4 Comments

Healthful meal planning is one of the main priorities for diabetes control. You need to understand the basics of a diabetes food plan since there is no one specific "diabetes diet." No health professional will give you a "tear off diet sheet" for eating with diabetes. If they do, find another reputable source for diabetes nutritional information.

Feb 13, 2018

The Connection Between Diabetes and Gum Disease

By |2018-02-15T13:09:45+00:00Updated: February 13th, 2018|Dental Health, Diabetes Management, Health & Wellness, Newsletters|2 Comments

Periodontal disease is a "chronic inflammatory disease caused by bacterial colonization that affects the soft and hard structures that support the teeth." Approximately 90% of the worldwide population has gingivitis, the mild form of periodontal disease and 50% of Americans over the age of 30 have the more advanced form called periodontal disease.

Feb 6, 2018

National Heart Month – Get the Facts

By |2018-03-06T13:30:48+00:00Updated: February 6th, 2018|Diabetes Management, Heart Connection, Newsletters|3 Comments

February is American Heart Month, a time when people think of the human heart as a symbol of love. During the month of Valentine’s Day, we see more hearts and bright, red colored clothing than any other time during the year. While purchasing a delicious, dark, chocolate heart for your valentine, use this month to learn more about your risks for heart disease and stroke along with ways to stay healthy.

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