Latest Articles by Susan Conrad, M.D.
Diabetes Symptoms With Negative Test Results
What if you have all the symptoms of diabetes but the tests alway comes back negative?
Your Thyroid’s Effect on Your Menstrual Period
Learn how undiagnosed or mismanaged thyroid problems can affect your menstrual periods.
Important Diabetes Tests and Prevention Tips
If you have diabetes, you need to get more preventative checkups than most other people. These are the regular checkups that can protect your health.
Top Mistakes Made When Checking Your Sugar
When you use a blood glucose meter to check your level, you may sometimes get a screwy result. When that happens, you may be quick to blame your meter. But often the trouble is much closer to home.
10 Ways To Manage Your Weight with Diabetes
Managing your weight when you are living with diabetes is one of the most important lifestyle changes you can make.
The 10 Worst Myths About Diabetes
There are several myths about diabetes — from silly misconceptions to some that are downright dangerous which cause people to stop caring about their health.
Top Questions about A1C Tests, Answered
The A1C test measures your blood glucose during the past few months, and “has strong predictive value for diabetes complications.”
11 Signs You Might Have Diabetes
You might not have any symptoms of type 2 diabetes when you get it. In fact, researchers think that the average person already has it for 10 years when a doctor diagnoses it.