Have a question about type 2 diabetes and aren’t sure where to turn? The Q&A feature helps you get quick answers and suggestions from other community members. You can search through previously... READ MORE
Living with a chronic disease increases a person’s risk of developing depression, and type 2 diabetes is no exception. Studies have found that people living with type 2 diabetes are approximately 25%... READ MORE
If you have diabetes, you are already multi-tasking. You’re managing your blood glucose levels through a specific diet plan, trying to fit in physical activity, managing stress, taking your medications as prescribed... READ MORE
If you are anything like me, part of the joy during a vacation is the food. That is not necessarily good when you have type 2 diabetes. When we plan our vacations,... READ MORE
Warmer weather may have you feeling motivated to get outside and be more physically active. For those of you who have “fallen off the ‘exercise’ wagon” during the winter months, spring and... READ MORE
As a diabetic for many years it is still a wonder to me how the average person has very little knowledge about diabetes. Everyone knows someone with diabetes, a friend or family... READ MORE
Perhaps you’ve been accused of not being good at “watching what you eat.” “You really should pay more attention to how much saturated fat you’re eating.” “Are you sure you want to... READ MORE
Many individuals with type 2 diabetes monitor their day-to-day diabetes control with the help of a blood glucose meter. Blood glucose monitoring is typically recommended for those who have insulin treated diabetes.... READ MORE
We would be in big trouble without an immune system to defend our bodies from invasion. We are equipped with an army of “white” blood cells and a “factory” capacity to rush... READ MORE
Summer is here for many of us, and that may mean trying to take a vacation. Vacations should be relaxing and fun, but traveling can add a host of new challenges to... READ MORE
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