Monday, December 22, 2014

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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

When Remission Is Better Than a Cure for Diabetes

If we had a cure for diabetes, we would be so happy. 

 

No more needles or pills! We wouldn’t have to consider how every tasty morsel we put in our mouths would raise our blood sugar or remember to exercise even when we would rather sit on our easy chairs. We wouldn’t have to do regular... Read moreChevron

Gretchen Becker

Gretchen Becker, Health Guide

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Author, Humorist, wildlyfluctuating.blogspot.com

Does Exercise Help Type 2?

I think most of us would agree that exercise is healthy. It helps the heart to get stronger. It increases our circulation and opens up little microvessels that close down when we lounge around. And it usually makes our BG (blood glucose) levels go down.

 

But thinking how healthy exercise is can be easy. It’s doing it... Read moreChevron

posted 12/08/2014, 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: Managing Blood Glucose, Bell's Palsy, and Stiff Shoulders

I'm going to continue with a series of questions and answers about diabetes topics that I started last month. Last time I answered six questions; here are six more...


7.) My son consistently has high... Read moreChevron

posted 12/04/2014, 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

Hunger Is Not the Enemy of Diabetes

Hunger can be a big problem when we try to lose weight. But some weight loss strategies cause less hunger than others, and we can actually use whatever hunger we have to work for us when we decide to eat less.

 

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Ann Bartlett

Ann Bartlett, Health Guide

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Wellness Center Owner, living with type 1 diabetes

The FDA Approves the Animas Vibe Insulin Pump And Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System

The FDA approved the Animas Vibe insulin pump and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system for the management of insulin-requiring diabetes for anyone 18 years of age or older.

 

I’ve been using the Dexcom for 3 years and it has improved my diabetes control and made my life far more relaxing.  The Dexcom helps me... Read moreChevron

posted 12/01/2014, comments (0)|

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