Diabetes and Sugar

Sugar- should I or shouldn’t I? I get this question from people with diabetes and also people who are friends or relatives of people with diabetes. They’ve asked me, can or should someone who has diabetes eat sugar. Here’s the deal- there’s only two reasons someone with diabetes should be eating sugar. Reason number one,…

Ariana Grande 7 Rings Diabetic Parody: A1C King

Toss candy and soda into the trash bin Never forget a dosage of insulin Eat healthy and exercise frequently These all helped lower my own A1C I’ve been hypo also hyperglycemic But I work nonstop, my plan is strategic With my Minimed 670g I got control of my own A1C My pump, is beepin’ My…

The Vicious Cycle of Diabetes Medication

Meet Loretta. She has recently been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. The doctor tells her that her weight plays a significant role in the fact and she is given a meal regimen to follow. Before she leaves, the doctor also writes her a prescription for a new diabetes medication to lower her blood sugar. The…

Type 2 Diabetes Research | Discovery to Recovery

Anybody just needs to pick up the newspaper to realize that diabetes is at monumnetal epidemic proportions, there’s a real opportunity to change how Type 2 is being treated so research hugely important. I was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes probably about a year ago. The scariest moment I had was I was experiencing a…

Diabetes Frequently Asked and Question – Part 3

diabetes frequently asked in question part 3 11. what are hypo in the symptoms? if your blood sugar level drops too low there won’t be enough sugar in your bloodstream for the insulin to feed the cells of your body. that is what we call hypoglycemia or hypo. try to remember how you feel when…

Endocrinology – Diabetes Mellitus: By Dawn Dewitt M.D.

Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugars, is the most common, and one of the most feared, complication of diabetes treatment. It must be taken seriously as patients can die from this condition. Having an episode raises the risk of mortality over the next 12 months by 65%. Hypoglycemia is often triggered when those with uncontrolled diabetes…

Pancreatic Cancer – Is related to Diabetes?

Can pancreatic cancer cause diabetes? If we are diabetics will our diabetes worsen because of pancreatic cancer? Watch this video about diabetes in pancreatic cancer! You will find all the answers to these questions and many more! Part of the pancreas is dedicated to producing hormones (which are substances that are poured into the blood…