Tag «Diabetes»

Diabetes – Eating Right

Controlling diabetes is all about eating right. Luckily, whether you’re trying to reduce the risks or deal with an existing problem, you can enjoy your desired foods and enjoy your meals. Diabetes – Improve your eating habits Your dietary needs are the same as the next person, no out of the ordinary foods or complex …

Diabetes – Oral Hygiene

As you may have read in many a health blog, people with diabetes have to take special care of their teeth and gums. When you have diabetes you are at greater risk of cavities, gum disease and other tooth infections. Not only that, but such infections can cause blood sugar to rise, and it becomes …

What you must know about Diabetes

Talking about diabetes, this is how shocking the rise of obesity has become: according to the Surgeon General’s office, the number of obese or overweight adults in this country is around about fifty percent higher than it was just ten years ago. The latest studies have estimated that about a third of the children born …

What are the causes of diabetes

While medical researchers have so far not been able to nail down exactly what causes diabetes, you’d do well to take note of certain factors from this diabetes blog post, that have been linked to the development of diabetes. Causes of diabetes – Genetics Genetics is a main factor. It has been known for ages …

Anti-diabetic Medication Classification

Diabetes also known as diabetes mellitus is classified as a metabolism disorder. Diabetes occurs when the body produces no insulin, low insulin or when the cells are incapable or cannot accept insulin, this hormone is produced in sufficient quantity by the pancreas. The food consumed by the body is turned into glucose the primary fuel …

Healthy Diet To Control Diabetes

Diabetes creeps up on a person bit by bit and then all suddenly, the pancreas and other body parts refuse to function properly. This post on our diabetes blog has been written to help you understand the diet end of controlling this illness. There are millions and millions of people around the globe showing diabetes …

Diabetes Symptoms

A careful reading of previous posts on this medical blog would reveal that diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases distinguished by high blood sugar or glucose levels that result from failing in insulin secretion, or action, or maybe even both.. From time to time, since symptoms can also be common to other illnesses, the …

Insulin Pump Will Not Solve All Problems

Some insulin-dependent diabetics and their doctors are turning to insulin pump therapy as a means to improve diabetes control. But as with all people with diabetes self-care is another tool an insulin pump is as effective as its use. The concept of a pump to deliver insulin slowly under the skin through a small self-inserted …

Diabetes: Types of Diabetes

There were only 3 major types of diabetes known earlier listed as below: Type 1 Diabetes – You produce no insulin at all. Type 2 Diabetes – You don’t produce enough insulin, or your insulin is not working properly. Gestational Diabetes – You develop diabetes just during your pregnancy. Diabetes Types 1 & 2 are …

Research Findings May Lead to New Drugs For Diabetes

SCIENTISTS AT Trinity College Dublin have come up with a possible new way to treat the onset of type 2 diabetes. They identified a substance that helps to trigger damage associated with the disease, opening the possibility of new drug therapies. Type 2 diabetes is a world health issue given its increasing incidence, largely driven …