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David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

Fructose Fuels Type 2 Diabetes

Reducing how much fructose you eat may be the best way to start managing your diabetes if your blood sugar levels are higher than you would like them to be. But don’t give up fruit.

 

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Ann Bartlett

Ann Bartlett, Health Guide

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Wellness Center Owner, living with type 1 diabetes

Temporary Tattoo for Blood Glucose Monitoring

The research into better technology for finger pricking has been steady, albeit slow, as the best options seem to be smaller gauge lancets.  But a smaller lancet isn’t advancing diabetes management to something that smacks the pain factor and the Read moreChevron

Ann Bartlett

Ann Bartlett, Health Guide

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Wellness Center Owner, living with type 1 diabetes

FDA Approves New Diabetes Technology Allowing Data Sharing

Two things happened this week for Dexcom:  

 

1) Apple computer fans, like me, now have the ability to upload our data from our devices to Read moreChevron

posted 01/28/2015, comments (0)|
Dr. Bill Quick

Dr. Bill Quick, Health Pro

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Physician who is living with diabetes; editor of www.D-is-for-Diabetes.com

Diabetes Q&A: Diet, Insulin Types and Pumps, and Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM)

Dr. Bill Quick's series of diabetes related Q&A continues here with seven more questions.


1.) My doctor has given me the opportunity to use diet management before he prescribes medication to treat my diabetes — I have six weeks to lose 5-10 pounds. What is a good guideline to use for carbs when trying to manage... Read moreChevron

posted 01/27/2015, comments (0)|
David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

Diabetes Scams and How to Foil Them

If you wanted to make a lot of money fast and weren’t limited by any ethics like honesty, I can’t think of any better target than those of us who have diabetes. I don’t think that we are any more gullible than other people. But we have all the characteristics that scammers value the... Read moreChevron

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