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Hypoglycemia: 10 Signs of Low Blood Sugar

Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, has several common causes in people with diabetes. Learn about these signs to prevent dangerous complications.

By Mary Shomon

The Link Between Prediabetes and Male Infertility

Is there a connection between high blood sugar affect men’s sexual health? Find out what research suggests about prediabetes and male fertility.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

Why Taking Sulfonylurea Drugs Could Be a Problem

Sulfonylurea drugs are dangerous for people who have latent autoimmune diabetes (LADA). Learn about these medications and how they affect type 2 diabetes.

By Mary Shomon

Why People With Diabetes Should Get Their Eyes Checked

Diabetes is a leading cause of blindness in America. Learn about diabetes related eye conditions and how often you should get your eyes checked.

By Lisa Fields

Breast Cancer Hormone Therapy and Diabetes

Breast cancer survivors who receive hormone therapy may have a higher risk of diabetes. Use these tips to help limit excessive weight gain after treatment.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

What Your Feet Say About Your Diabetes Management

Even minor foot problems, such as cuts or sores, can lead to serious complications. Caring for your feet and managing blood sugar levels can prevent problems.

By Eileen Bailey

Preparing for Pregnancy with Type 1 Diabetes

There have been many medical advances that have made pregnancy with diabetes less risky. Here’s what you need to know about planning your pregnancy.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Understanding Diabetic Neuropathy

Did you know that neuropathy is the most common complication of diabetes? And you might not even know you have it. But now, there’s a way to check.

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.

What Do Your Feet Say About Your Health?

Believe it or not, your feet are a good barometer of your overall health. What do yours tell you about your health?

By Eileen Bailey