Which Type of Diabetes is Genetic?

November 6, 2018

If you have wondered about whether diabetes is genetic or not, you are not alone. This is one of the most common questions asked by people who are diagnosed with diabetes, or with parents who have children with diabetes. As you probably already know, there are two type of diabetes, type 1 diabetes and type [...]

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Type 1 Diabetes Support Groups

November 6, 2018

A family and an individual will be able to deal with life’s struggles and challenges thrown at them if they have the right support groups. Coping with diabetes is no different, and type 1 diabetes support groups are among the most important aspects of diabetes management. It is very common for anyone to feel helpless [...]

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Agave Nectar and Diabetes

November 5, 2018

If you have diabetes, you will want to watch what you eat and drink. Foods with a lot of carb and sugar content are something you should avoid since they have high GI, or glycemic index. How about alternative sweetener? How about agave nectar and diabetes? Is it safe? We will explore agave nectar and [...]

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Is Type 1 Diabetes an Autoimmune Disease

November 5, 2018

Type 1 diabetes accounts less than 10% of all diabetes cases. While type 2 diabetes is due to an insufficiency of insulin, or of cells resistance to insulin, type 1 diabetes is different; it is caused by the lack of insulin produced by our body. Please read further to understand the answer to the question [...]

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Understanding Signs and Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes

November 4, 2018

We have a lot of improvement and progress in the science of medical field, including the diagnosis and early detection of most illnesses. How about type 2 diabetes? Do you know how most people find out they have type 2 diabetes? If you guessed from the doctor, you guessed correctly. The reason is because most [...]

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Is Oatmeal Good For Diabetics?

January 22, 2014

Diabetics must choose their food carefully. Eating the wrong food can lead to serious effects such as nausea, dizziness, and in rare cases death. One of the most popular quick fix foods is oatmeal. Is oatmeal good for diabetics? The foods diabetics must avoid are those that fall into the high glycemic index food. High [...]

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