Keeping Christmas Sweet for Diabetic Kids For children living with diabetes, overindulging on the delicacies of the holiday season could result in more than a stomach ache -- it could mean a trip to the emergency room.
Diabetic Vacation: Tips for Safe Travel Getting out of your daily routine is part of the fun of traveling -- but if you have diabetes, there's one routine you need to take with you: your care routine.
A Closer Look at Diabetes and Good Eye Health According to the American Diabetes Association, people living with diabetes should take a good look at their eye health. Learn about what you can do to help prevent vision problems.
Children, Teens and Diabetes What should a child or teen with diabetes do every day? To control diabetes and prevent complications, blood glucose levels must be as close to a "normal" range as safely possible.
Diabetes Disaster Preparedness Patient Information As a person with diabetes, your daily routine involves schedules and planning. An emergency can seriously affect your health. It may be difficult to cope with a disaster when it occurs. You and your family should plan and prepare beforehand even if the event is loss of electricity for a few hours.
Five Important Facts About Diabetes With so much health information available, it can be hard for people living with diabetes to separate fact from fiction. These five facts about diabetes can help people better understand how to manage the disease.
Control the ABC's of Diabetes for a Healthy Heart Living with diabetes puts you at an increased risk for developing heart disease and stroke. But there's hope. People with diabetes can learn to manage their diabetes - and cut their risk for heart attack and stroke by more than half.
Chronic Inflammation: The Elephant in the Room of Our Health Most Americans know that health risks such as high blood cholesterol and blood sugar are important to monitor, but a growing number of researchers believe that other major factors with far–ranging effects on heart disease and cancer should be getting more attention. One of these big factors is inflammation.