Diabetes - Prevention

The Food to Reduce Diabetes Risk?

Can this fridge staple help prevent a common—and potentially devastating—condition?

The Diabetes Reset: An Interview With Diabetes Expert George L. King, MD

A leading diabetes researcher outlines eight simple, specific lifestyle steps you can take to prevent, control or possibly even reverse type 2 diabetes.

Urinary Tract Problems in People with Diabetes

Diabetes patient? Keep an eye out for these infections and be aware of the possible complications.

Diabetes: Are You at Risk?

Do you have any of these important risk factors for diabetes? Find out now.

The Stages of Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a progressive condition. From prediabetes to diabetes with complications, here s what can happen at each stage of the disease.

Diabetes in Normal Weight Adults

Normal weight people can have or be at increased risk for diabetes and other health problems. Are you one of them?

Worst Foods for People With Diabetes

Make sure you re not sabotaging your efforts at managing your diabetes avoid these unhealthy foods.

What is Prediabetes?

Prediabetes is a serious and unfortunately common condition that puts individuals at an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Find out if you are prediabetic, and learn how to reverse the condition.

Diabetes and the Mediterranean Diet

Why this popular diet may help prevent diabetes and help those who already have the disease control their symptoms.

Type 2 Diabetes: Getting Over the Guilt of Your Diagnosis

How to deal with a Type 2 Diabetes diagnosis, plus five lifestyle changes to slow or prevent the disease.

Diabetes and Gangrene: What You Need to Know

People who have diabetes are at much greater risk for gangrene. Learn the causes, symptoms, and prevention.

Taking Charge of Diabetes: How To Stay Motivated

Diabetes doesn't take a break. And when you're living with diabetes, neither can you. Learn about the mindset you need to stay motivated.

New Diabetes Breakthrough: Monitor Blood Sugar Without a Needle

A needle-free approach to monitoring blood glucose levels is currently undergoing research and will soon face clinical trials.

5 Ways to Prevent Blood Sugar Spikes

That rise in blood sugar after a meal? It's normal even in healthy individuals. But if you have diabetes, that rise can be dangerous. Here s how to manage post-prandial spikes and the dips that follow.

A Simple Guide to Carb Counting for People With Diabetes

Keeping track of carbohydrate intake is essential for those of us with diabetes: Because carbs break down into glucose, they have a big impact on blood sugar levels. And thanks to today's technology, tracking carb intake has never been easier.

Combat Diabetes-Related Fatigue

Chronic and persistent fatigue is a common complaint among those living with diabetes. Thankfully, you can feel more energetic and get more out of life by following these tips.

Juicing vs. Eating Raw: What's Better for Diabetes Management?

Some say juicing is an effective way of warding off chronic diseases. Others say eating whole foods is the better route to go. Who's right?

7 Health-Food Impostors

These seven edibles only seem healthy. Here's a list of smarter choices.

A Sweet Way To Lower Your Type 2 Risk

While apples, blueberries, and grapes can help reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes, fruit juice just may increase your chances of developing the disease. Here's why.

Cinnamon's Effect on Diabetes

Find out why cinnamon may play a positive role in the management of blood sugar levels.

What Type of Body Fat Is Most Dangerous?

More than one third of adults and nearly one in five children are obese. However, not all fat is created equal.

Diabetes-Fighting Dogs: A New Breed of Help

There's a new aid for people with diabetes, and it comes on four legs.

Frequently Asked Questions About Diabetes

Is diabetes hereditary? What's the role of insulin? Get answers to these concerns and more.

The Benefits of Barley

Learn why this nutritious, heart-healthy grain should be part of your daily diet.

Thick Blood: What Are the Risks?

People with thicker (more viscous) blood have a higher chance of heart problems and even type 2 diabetes. Learn more about the connection.

Pre-eclampsia and Diabetes: Know the Risks

This serious medical condition not only jeopardizes the health of a pregnant mom and her unborn baby; it can increase the mother s risk of another condition later in life.

Is Type 1 Diabetes in Your Family?

New screening techniques help identify siblings and other family members at risk for developing type 1 diabetes.

Roadblock to Pregnancy: PCOS and Diabetes

If you've got diabetes, you may also have a condition that's keeping you from getting pregnant. Here's what you need to know.

Low Testosterone, High Risk of Diabetes?

Learn more about how low testosterone can raise the risk of diabetes in men.

The Buzz About Coffee Bean Extract and Weight Loss

New studies explore how coffee may help people lose weight and even reduce their risk of diabetes.

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