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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

You Could Be Losing Feeling In Your Feet And Not Know It

If you have lost the ability to feel your feet, you probably don’t know it. A study of 1,100 people with diabetes aged 61 or more found that more than 90 percent of them were unaware of it.

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posted 08/04/2015, 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

Could Diabetes Soon Be Featured On Reality TV?

Some people watch TV, and some of those folks watch what's been termed "reality TV." Frequently, these "reality" shows feature contestants who've been dumped onto a faraway fantasy island, or cooped up with each other in some mythic mansion.

 

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posted 07/31/2015, comments (0)|
Ann Bartlett

Ann Bartlett, Health Guide

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Wellness Center Owner, living with type 1 diabetes

How Summer Camps Fostered A Confidence To Help Me Thrive With Diabetes

In all the years of living with diabetes, I never thought about the example I might be for the people around me, with and without diabetes. An example of what I mean are my memories of summer camp in Maine.

 

Camp had always been about friendship and the skills that I developed, during my 9 summers in Maine, but it... Read moreChevron

posted 07/29/2015, comments (0)|
Dr. Fran Cogen

Dr. Fran Cogen, Health Pro

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Director, Child/Adolescent Diabetes Program at Children's Nat'l

How Is Type 1 Diabetes Affected, The Higher Up You Go?

Having a condition like diabetes shouldn't stop you from pursuing high altitude activities. What exactly can we take away from the scientific literature surrounding this topic?

 

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posted 07/27/2015, 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

Low-Carb Diets and Diabetes: What They Are and Why We Need Them

More and more doctors and researchers have begun to see the wisdom of our following a low-carb diet. But what are its advantages for those of us who have diabetes and what does low-carb mean anyway?

 

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posted 07/27/2015, comments (0)|

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