Management of Type 1 Diabetes in Children

– Everybody hear me okay? (clears throat) Many years ago I used to coach football, so if I’m too loud then let me know. This room has some really nice memories for me. My daughter had her reception here about seven months ago. So, pretty exciting. So, my disclosures, I have to let everyone know…

Gymnema Sylvestre – Cure for Diabetes Type 1,2?

Let’s start with the most prominent benefit of Gymnema Sylvestre – that the leaves of this plant could put an end to diabetes. In diabetes, we have two situations: Type 1 diabetes is where the body’s own immune system attacks the pancreatic beta cells, the cells responsible for producing insulin. Type 2 diabetes, on the…

Diabetes Treatment || Super Easy formula

Diabetes means too much glucose in the blood. Patients with high blood sugar will typically experience frequent urination; they will become increasingly thirsty and hungry. Diabetes is a serious complex health condition. Diabetes needs daily self-care. Diabetes can have a significant impact on quality of life and can reduce life expectancy. If you are suffering…

Recovering from diabulimia | Diabetes UK

One of my friends, we have a group called Beyonce’s backup dancers, so you can see that is a big font. Yeah. So what’s it like to have your vision start to go? Probably the most terrifying thing has ever happened to me. I started seeing like little black dots floating around my vision especially…

How to Count Carbohydrates

Hi, and welcome back to Type 1 Diabetes Explained. Today we will take a look at what counting carbs means and how to properly dose with insulin based on the amount of carbohydrates in food. If you have Type 1 Diabetes, before you eat, you have to give insulin so your body can use the…

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,…