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November 14th is World Diabetes Day

November 14th is World Diabetes Day

Posted 08 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

November 14th  marks World Diabetes Day – a global awareness campaign led by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) that highlights the diabetes epidemic and aims to bring hope to the of millions people living with diabetes worldwide. World Diabetes Day has been observed since 1991, when it was first created by the International Diabetes Federation [...]

A More Modern Approach to Diabetes Primarily Relies Upon Diet and Lifestyle Management

A More Modern Approach to Diabetes Primarily Relies Upon Diet and Lifestyle Management

Posted 03 November 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

Often combined with regular ongoing blood glucose level monitoring. Diet management allows control and awareness of the types of nutrients entering the digestive system, and hence allows indirectly, significant control over changes in blood glucose levels. Blood glucose monitoring allows verification of these, and closer control, especially important since some symptoms of diabetes are not [...]

Diabetes Forms – Type One, Type Two & Gestational Diabetes

Diabetes Forms – Type One, Type Two & Gestational Diabetes

Posted 13 September 2010 | By | Categories: Diabetes | No Comments

Patients with diabetic disorders have high sugar counts in their blood and it is essential to control the sugar level in patients to prevent serious problems that can occur. Some of the problems associated with diabetes include eye problems, nerve and kidney complications, dialysis, etc. Proper treatment can prevent blindness and the need for amputation [...]