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I’ve Got Type 2 Diabetes… What Now?

Monday, March 31st, 2008 Posted in Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

My mother was going to the dialysis center three times a week and suffering from end-stage renal disease when I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. I was only 24 when my doctor told me I had it. I remember ...

Stop Guessing If You Have Type 2 Diabetes. Learn Its Symptoms Now

Thursday, January 24th, 2008 Posted in Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

People with type 2 diabetes have a higher risk of heart disease, stroke, and kidney failure or eye damage. Type 2 diabetes was also used to be known as maturity onset, or Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes. With Type 2 diabetes, the ...

Diabetes Treatment Drugs That Are Available to Type 2 Diabetics

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 Posted in Diabetes Medicines, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

When people hear the diagnoses of diabetes, they tend to assume that insulin injections are the only course of treatment available to them. With Type 2 diabetes this is not the case, and there are many different diabetes treatment ...

The Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes

Saturday, May 12th, 2007 Posted in Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Type 2 diabetes symptoms can be very difficult to detect as there are indeed few symptoms, and those that occur are minor, and the condition worsens. These symptoms may seem harmless at first. They are often subtle and may be ...

Toddlers With Diabetes - Tips For Success

Monday, April 9th, 2007 Posted in Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

If your child is under the age of two and has been diagnosed with diabetes, know that there are many alternatives and options available that will control this condition and ensure your child has a happy, healthy, and normal ...

A Simple “Diabetes For Dummies” Overview

Saturday, June 17th, 2006 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Diabetes is growing at an epidemic pace in the United States, there is no arguing that. Over 20 million Americans have diabetes, with 6 million of them not even knowing it. Unfortunately, many people have no idea what diabetes really is, ...

Type 2 Diabetes: Is A Cure Already Here?

Thursday, February 16th, 2006 Posted in Diabetes Supplements, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

According to the Webster's 21st Century Dictionary, the word "cure" means; Method of remedial treatment, esp. for disease. Recovery from disease. Restore to health; heal. When type 2 diabetes is discussed, the word "cure" is met with a wide ...

Four Genuine, Potential Diabetes Cures

Wednesday, February 15th, 2006 Posted in Diabetes Medicines, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

For several decades now, much research has been made on a disease that has debilitated many - diabetes. Research on type 1 and type 2 diabetes has produced amazing and genuine progress in terms of a real understanding of the ...

Know the Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes

Sunday, August 14th, 2005 Posted in Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Carrying too many additional pounds is a top risk factor for type 2 diabetes. The Body Mass Index (BMI) is the accepted measure for ascertaining body weight in relation to the general health for most individuals (pregnant women, athletes, body ...

Diabetes: Do You Know If You Have It?

Sunday, February 6th, 2005 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Nearly 7% of Americans have some type of diabetes. Unfortunately, nearly one third of those people are unaware they suffer from it. When a person has diabetes, their body is unable to use the glucose that is in the ...