Mar 6, 2018

Easter, Diabetes and Sugar Cravings

By | 2018-03-08T10:13:27+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Diabetes Management, Diet & Nutrition, Gestational, Health & Wellness, Newsletters, Pre-Diabetes, Type 1|2 Comments

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.

Nov 7, 2016

The Glycemic Index and Diabetes

By | 2016-11-07T08:35:51+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Diabetes Management, Diet & Nutrition, Gestational, Newsletters, Pre-Diabetes, Type 1|1 Comment

The glycemic index (GI) is a system to help people with diabetes determine some of the right foods to eat. It calculates the effect of carbohydrates on the body and how long the food will supply sugar to the bloodstream. One goal […]

Oct 3, 2016

Choosing a Diabetes Glucose Meter

By | 2017-10-23T14:11:44+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Diabetes Management, General Information, Gestational, Pre-Diabetes, Type 1|2 Comments

People with diabetes need to control their blood sugar. Using a diabetes glucose kit is a way to measure your blood sugar and make changes as needed. Find out how to choose a glucose meter for better diabetes management.

What is a Blood Glucose Meter?

Blood glucose meters are used to measure and display the […]

Feb 1, 2016

How to Handle Pre-Diabetes

By | 2018-01-25T14:38:56+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Pre-Diabetes|0 Comments

A diagnosis of pre diabetes can be a serious situation when a patient realizes they are at a higher risk for developing diabetes type 2. Fortunately, this condition can be treated and even reversed. Discover some simple lifestyle changes you can make to prevent developing pre diabetes.

Apr 13, 2015

Pounce on Pre-Diabetes

By | 2017-11-27T14:56:38+00:00 April 13th, 2015|Pre-Diabetes|0 Comments

You are not alone if you have recently been diagnosed with pre-diabetes. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 1 in every 3 adults in the United States has pre-diabetes. Learn why you should pounce on pre-diabetes to help prevent a future diagnosis of diabetes.

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