When Someone You Love Has Diabetes

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You can do a lot to support your friend or relative as they manage their diabetes. Encourage them. It’s hard to have a serious medical condition. You’ll also want to learn the symptoms of low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) and high … Continue reading

Diabetes Symptoms to Never Ignore

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One of the keys to leading a healthy life with diabetes is to keep your glucose levels, or blood sugar, in check. As your main source of energy, glucose plays a big role in keeping your body working like it … Continue reading

Tips to Avoid High Blood Sugar

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Blood sugar control is at the center of any diabetes treatment plan. High blood sugar, or hyperglycemia, is a major concern, and can affect people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes . There are two main kinds: Fasting … Continue reading

Tips for Exercising With Nerve Pain

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  Diabetes & Exercise: Avoid Nerve Pain, Improve Balance Slow or Prevent Diabetes Nerve Damage Stick with your exercise plan, and it may help control diabetes-related nerve pain (peripheral neuropathy). In one study, people who took a brisk 1-hour walk … Continue reading

11 No-Alcohol Drinks for People With Diabetes

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Smart Swaps No doubt: Water is the perfect drink: No calories, sugar, or carbs, and it’s as close as a tap. Want something tastier? You have options. It’s true that some drinks cross the line. You can make swaps or … Continue reading