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Is the Keto Diet Right For You and Your Chronic Condition?

It’s all the rage these days, but how does it benefit your chronic condition? Well, you’d be surprised. With it’s high-fat, low-carb plan, you’re able to lose weight, lower your blood sugar levels, and decrease inflammation in joints and the gut. Sign us up!

By Carmen Roberts, M.S., R.D., L.D.N.

How Your Hypothyroidism Can Lead You To Develop Diabetes

The underlying side effects of hypothyroidism — including weight gain, elevated blood sugar, and other hormonally-related issues — contribute to your increased risk of insulin resistance, which is a crucial marker for the risk of type 2 diabetes.

By Mary Shomon

Biotin: What Is It, and How Much Is Optimal?

While biotin is hailed as the supplement for healthy nails and hair, it can also help with those who have diabetes and multiple sclerosis. However, it can also interfere with medications for those with hypothyroidism. Here’s what you need to know.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

Thyroid Disease and Diabetes

Know the symptoms, treatment options, and risk factors for this condition-combo.

By Mary Shomon

7 Reasons to Use a Health Coach When You Have Type 2 Diabetes

Health coaches can’t replace your doctors, but they can help you get control over habits and behaviors that may be hurting your health.

By Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

The Scoop on Powdered Collagen Supplements

The chronic illnesses that benefit from collagen, including tips on how to buy the best.

By Nancy Monson

How to Go Vegan

Seven insider tips on how to go vegan, from the author of The Struggling Vegan.

By Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Complementary Care Can Help You Manage Diabetes

Many people who have diabetes use complementary care providers. But unlike conventional Western medicine, which is largely based on evidence, much complementary medicine lacks a solid research basis. Whether you will benefit from complementary medici...

By David Mendosa

Vitamin E for Your Fatty Liver

With all the ways that we have now to treat fatty liver disease I don’t understand why any of us still have it. Yet most people with diabetes suffer from this potentially dangerous condition. Now we have yet another tool in our arsenal against fatty ...

By David Mendosa