Type 2 diabetes can be a hard disease to manage because of how it can impact life in many ways. There is an unpredictability with this disease that can make planning much more difficult. Blood glucose levels can fluctuate, becoming too high or, the opposite, too low. As you may know, blood … [Read more...] about Alcohol and Diabetes: Is it Safe to Drink?
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Whether you’re fasting for religious reasons, to lose weight, or cleanse your body, research shows that there’s a risk involved if you have diabetes. Fasting while diabetic can lead to fluctuations in sugar levels and other complications like hypoglycemia. But, the diagnosis isn’t all … [Read more...] about Fasting and Diabetes: How Taking Meal Breaks Can Benefit Your Body
"What's with the random blood sugar spikes?! I'm doing everything right!" Have you said that to yourself lately? As you may know, diabetes is a disease that requires you to monitor your blood sugar daily to keep it at the suggested reading as told by your doctor. There are many different … [Read more...] about Why The Blood Sugar Spikes?
Diabetes is a leading cause of death among Americans. Studies are ongoing to find more effective treatments that can help manage and reverse this disease. Due to the side effects of diabetes drugs, many patients are looking for natural ways to keep their blood sugar levels in check. The … [Read more...] about Is The Keto Diet Good for Diabetics?