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Jul 25, 2017

How to Lower Your A1C

Many aspects of diabetes are out of your control. Your A1C does not have to be one of those …Learn More

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Apr 03, 2017

16 Natural Ways to Lower Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure Remedies As many as two out of three adults with diabetes also have …Learn More

Traveling with Diabetes

Whether your vacation plans involve staying close to home or crossing the globe, put as much thought into protecting your health while traveling as …

Connect with a Diabetes Support Group

  If you have diabetes, getting support is very important because the disease is not only physical but comes with a lot of psychological …

Is Insulin’s High Cost Keeping Diabetes Patients From Taking Their Medicine?

By: Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News High prescription drug prices are fast becoming a leading political topic, with medications like insulin …

Diabetic Amputations A “Shameful Metric” Of Inadequate Care

By: Anna Gorman, Kaiser Health News On his regular rounds at the University of Southern California’s Keck Hospital, Dr. David Armstrong lives a …

7 Smart Summer Appetizer Choices for the 4th of July

Summer is finally here and the warm weather makes it a perfect time for picnics, pot-lucks, and barbeques, especially for the upcoming 4th of July …

Global study of pancreatic cancer offers possible insights into treatment and early detection

By: Aatur Singhi, University of Pittsburgh When “Jeopardy!” episode 7059 aired on April 30, 2015, the category was “The Human Body,” the …

6 Tips to Improve Heart Health, Prevent Heart Attack and Stroke

February is American Heart Month. And in order to help millions of Americans currently living with high blood pressure to reduce their risk of heart …

Can ‘Persuasive Technology’ Change Behavior and Help People Better Manage Chronic Diseases?

By: Samir Chatterjee, Claremont Graduate University It was March 2014 when I received a phone call as I was working in my office. The person on the …

How a self-powered glucose-monitoring device could help people with diabetes

  By: Dr. Gymama Slaughter, Old Dominion University Diabetes is the seventh-leading cause of death in the U.S., with about 30.3 million adults …

Why Older Adults Should Eat More Protein (And Not Overdo Protein Shakes)

By: Judith Graham Older adults need to eat more protein-rich foods when they’re trying to lose weight, dealing with a chronic or acute illness, or …