A glucose meter, also called a glucometer, plays a vital role in helping you to manage diabetes. As a prediabetic or type 2 diabetic, you need to keep track of your blood sugar levels daily. Monitoring blood glucose is important to help prevent too high or too low blood sugar symptoms. Foods, … [Read more...] about How to Choose a Blood Glucose Meter (That Works for You)
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According to a recent review of several studies, yes. Breakfast has often been described as the most important meal of the day. And for good reason. Nutrition experts say a good, hearty breakfast supplies the body with the calories and fuel it needs to jump start your day. People who eat … [Read more...] about Does Skipping Breakfast Lead to an Increased Risk of Type 2 Diabetes?
Keeping a regular job outside the home while dealing with type 2 diabetes can be challenging for many diabetics. Depending on the state of their overall health, diabetics can fall sick easily. To maintain their health, they need to manage their blood glucose several times a day. They need to … [Read more...] about Working From Home as a Diabetic
The purpose of treating diabetes with medication or a natural approach involving diet and lifestyle is to keep blood sugar levels within a normal range. Maintaining a normal blood glucose level can dramatically decrease the incidence of diabetes related complications. It’s … [Read more...] about What Are Normal Blood Sugar Levels?
You may have noticed that diabetes is constantly in the news these days. It’s no wonder. The American Diabetes Association estimates that 1.4 million people are newly diagnosed with some form of diabetes annually in the United States. Another 86 million Americans have prediabetes and are in … [Read more...] about A Summary of Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes