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Diabetes

Health 2020-08-06T19:57:27Z

5 of the best foods to lower blood sugar and manage diabetes

Some of the best foods to lower blood sugar levels include whole grains, fruits and vegetables, oatmeal, nuts, and garlic.
Health 2020-07-30T18:31:56Z

3 of the best diets for people with diabetes — and how you can create a healthy eating plan

If you have diabetes, you may want to try the Mediterranean, DASH, or Keto diets to help control blood sugar levels and stay healthy.
Health 2020-07-24T20:44:22Z

The 3 best types of snacks to eat if you have diabetes

If you have diabetes, the best snacks you can eat are high in protein, fiber, or healthy fats. Here's why.
Health 2020-07-24T16:04:00Z

Cinnamon could help control blood sugar levels for people with prediabetes, according to a new study

New research suggests that large doses of cinnamon over a 12-week period significantly improves blood sugar control in people with prediabetes.
Health 2020-07-22T20:46:51Z

How to know if you're at risk for gestational diabetes and treat the condition effectively during pregnancy

Gestational diabetes occurs when you are diagnosed with diabetes in pregnancy. Here's how to treat it and minimize health risks for you and your baby.
Health 2020-07-20T21:21:15Z

6 ways to lower your blood sugar naturally

Lowering your blood sugar naturally is exceptionally important if you are at risk for diabetes or already have it. Here is how you can do it.
Health 2020-07-20T20:21:14Z

Do you have prediabetes? Take this test to gauge your risk and prevent type 2 diabetes

Prediabetes is a condition that develops before the onset of type 2 diabetes. Here's how to know if you're at risk and how to treat it.
Health 2020-07-16T22:38:21Z

How to recognize 3 early signs of diabetes

For both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, there can be three early warning signs: excessive hunger, increased thirst, and frequent urination.
Health 2020-07-16T22:11:10Z

What causes type 1 diabetes and how to know whether you're at risk

Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that occurs when your pancreas does not produce insulin. Here's what you should know about the risk factors.
Health 2020-07-16T21:48:45Z

What causes type 2 diabetes? Know the major risk factors and how to prevent it

Type 2 diabetes is caused by insulin resistance, which often develops over time, and is more likely for certain people. Here's what you should know.
Health 2020-07-16T21:14:00Z

A woman successfully used the keto diet and intermittent fasting to control her diabetes without medication

A new case study found that, without losing weight, a 57-year-old woman with a normal BMI reduced her diabetes symptoms using the diet regime.
Health 2020-07-14T16:34:00Z

Brits have better physical and mental health than Americans of the same age, regardless of how much money they earn

A study published in JAMA found adults in the US aged 55 to 64 years old had higher rates of diabetes, arthritis, and high blood pressure.
Health 2020-07-14T16:29:04Z

Why it's so important for people with diabetes to limit their carb intake

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends people with diabetes eat no more than 3-4 servings of carbohydrates per day.
Health 2020-07-14T14:05:29Z

The difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes and how to manage your symptoms

The difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes is that people with type 2 have a wider variety of treatment options.
Health 2020-07-10T21:16:47Z

How to check your blood sugar at home — and the best testing devices to use

To check your blood sugar levels at home, you can use a glucose meter or a continuous glucose monitor. Here's what you should know about both devices.
Health 2020-07-10T20:50:56Z

How to know if your blood sugar levels are healthy

If you have diabetes or may be at risk, it's important to make sure your blood sugar levels are healthy and normal. Here's what you should know.
Health 2020-07-09T15:24:44Z

The best fruits for diabetics — and how much you should eat

Fruit can be a safe part of any healthy diet for diabetes, but you need to know which fruits are best, and how much to eat.
Health 2020-07-09T14:24:23Z

Is diabetes genetic? Both type 1 and type 2 are influenced by family history — here's how to know your risk

Both type 1 and type 2 diabetes have genetic components, and if a family member has diabetes, there's a higher chance you may develop it.
Health 2020-06-23T16:57:00Z

A 'miracle drug' used for diabetes and weight loss maintenance may play a role in reducing coronavirus deaths

University of Minnesota researchers believe the drug's anti-inflammatory properties has the potential to help people recover from COVID-19.
Health 2020-06-17T14:20:57Z

Why the ketogenic diet can help with diabetes and how to tell if it's right for you

The keto diet has been shown to help people with type 2 diabetes reduce their medication after just 4 months on the diet.
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