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Could Your Type 2 Diabetes Be Misdiagnosed?

If you've been diagnosed of type 2 diabetes, read this. Many people are being diagnosed with the wrong type of diabetes.

By Mary Shomon

How Thyroid Disease and Diabetes Are Linked

Thyroid disease and diabetes can go hand in hand, so it’s important to understand the connection between these two endocrine conditions.

By Mary Shomon

Is 81 mg/dL A Normal Blood Sugar Level?

I woke up this morning with a massive headache. After 3 cups of coffee, I still had the headache. I just checked my blood sugar, and it was 81. Is this normal?

By Ask HealthCentral

Can Your Diabetes Diagnosis Help Others?

If one family member gets a diabetes diagnosis, it can lead to healthier lifestyle choices for your whole family, according to this study.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

Don't Let Hypothyroidism Lead To Diabetes

A thyroid condition raises your risk of type 2 diabetes. Learn how these conditions are related and what you can do to protect yourself.

By Mary Shomon

Are You at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes?

Are you one of the millions of people at risk of developing type 2 diabetes? Learn about the common signs and symptoms you should watch for.

By Mary Shomon

Type 1 vs. Type 2 Diabetes

Here's what you should know about the differences and similarites between type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

By Ginger Vieira

Type 2 Diabetes? It Could Be LADA

Latent autoimmune diabetes of adults – also know as type 1.5 diabetes – is often mistaken for type 2 diabetes. Learn how to tell them apart.

By Mary Shomon

Should You Track Your HbA1C Levels?

With diabetes on the rise, more Americans are tracking their blood sugar using HbA1C blood tests. Find out what the numbers mean for your health.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

The Evolving Subtypes of Diabetes

Type 1 and type 2 diabetes are the most commonly discussed forms of diabetes, but research is uncovering new subtypes of the disease.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.