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Tips and ideas to eat well, exercise and live healthy while managing diabetes.

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How Does Diabetes Affect Your Body?

How Does Diabetes Affect Your Body?
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Heart and Blood Vessels
Eyes
Kidney Disease
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Teeth
Take Charge of Your Condition
It can take work to get your diabetes under control, but the results are worth it.

If you don't make the effort to get a handle on...

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7 Tips for Managing Diabetes Medications

7 Tips for Managing Diabetes Medications

When youíre juggling multiple medications morning, noon, and night to control diabetes, itís easy to mistakenly let a few doses to fall through the cracks. Diabetes medications help to keep blood sugars within a safe range, but managing the disease and...

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Alzheimer's Tied to Insulin Resistance



Insulin resistance may be a worthwhile treatment target to prevent or delay Alzheimer's disease, several studies reported here suggested.

Patients with Alzheimer's disease or mild cognitive impairment receiving 40 IU/day of intranasal insulin detemir in a randomized trial showed impro...

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DIABETES HAS BEEN UNDER COTROL FOR YEARS NOW

I have been dealing with weight issues since I was about five or six years old. I have done lots of diets, exercise, and even a medical fast. I have had many levels of success and failure over the years. However, now I believe that I have a grasp on what I need to do to be successful. I have a compu...

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Avoid These Diabetes Traps

Avoid These Diabetes Traps
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You may be scared or stunned by a type 2 diabetes diagnosis, but itís critical that you start making the changes suggested by your doctor. That's often easier said than done, since for most of us, what we eat, how much we exercise, and other everyday habits are...

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Breast Cancer Survivors Face Increased Diabetes Risk

Breast Cancer Survivors Face Increased Diabetes Risk

Postmenopausal breast cancer survivors have an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes ó in part, it appears, as a consequence of receiving chemotherapy, according to a large study published in Diabetologia, the journal of the European...

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Can Coffee Really Thwart Type 2 Diabetes?

Can Coffee Really Thwart Type 2 Diabetes?

Your morning "cup of Joe" may do more than deliver the jolt you need to get going ó it may also help you stave off type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests.

But, before you pour yourself a second cup know this: The study authors said their researc...

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Top Diets for Diabetes

Top Diets for Diabetes

According to government figures, more than 85 percent of people with type 2 diabetes are overweight or obese (although excess weight isn't the only risk factor for this type of diabetes). But for people with type 2 diabetes who fall into that 85 percent, dropping the po...

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Diabetes Myths and Truths

Diabetes Myths and Truths


The Myth: Eating too much sugar causes diabetes.

The Truth: Years ago, folks called it "sugar diabetes," implying that the disease was caused by eating too much of the sweet stuff. Medical experts now know that diabetes is triggered by a combination of gen...

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Growing Older With Type 2 Diabetes

Growing Older With Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes used to be called adult-onset diabetes because it appeared later in life. Although the typical picture of a person diagnosed with diabetes is changing ó with more people developing it at a much younger age than they did before ó close to a th...

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