More and More Diabetics Turning to Smartphone Apps to Help Manage Their Condition
For diabetics seeking to take charge of their personal health, the Internet can be a blessing and a curse. It’s a blessing because the Internet, naturally, has a wealth of information that can be easily accessed.
But researching diabetes care online can also be frustrating. For starters, it’s hard to know what information to trust. And... [Read more of this review]
Managing Diabetes: Put Down the Cigarettes
Diabetes complications are potentially life-threatening, but you can reduce your risk of serious complications by closely monitoring your health and properly managing diabetes.
The treatment plan recommended by your doctor depends on your type of diabetes, as well as the severity of your condition. The goal of treatment is to keep your blood glucose... [Read more of this review]
Powerful Piece on New Jersey Families Puts a Human Face to the Diabetes Epidemic
Too often, writers and magazines talk about diabetes in the abstract, referring to stats and figures while ignoring the human element. A recent article in the Daily Beast, however, avoids that. It provides a powerful and alarming profile on the human “face” of diabetes.
In this case, it’s a diabetic family in Camden, NJ, led by... [Read more of this review]
Successful Diabetes Management Combines Both Physical and Emotional Wellness
When we talk about managing diabetes, the discussion is often centered around the physical toll the disease takes on the body. But there is also an emotional impact as well, and diabetics should be constantly aware of how their condition affects their moods.
The science is irrefutable: diabetics are more likely to suffer from depression, anger,... [Read more of this review]
Alternatives for Managing Diabetes
There is no cure for diabetes (and life insurance for diabetics is expensive) This is a life-long condition that affects your body’s ability to process sugar or glucose. Many people living with diabetes live relatively healthy lives. Properly managing diabetes is a key to longevity. This involves watching your sugar intake, taking medications... [Read more of this review]
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