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Insulin-Site-Injections

Where to Inject Insulin & How to Keep Insulin Injection Sites Healthy

Lipohypertrophy is a thickened, rubbery swelling under the skin that can develop in places where people with diabetes inject insulin. These lumps may be firm or soft, and since they ...

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Insulin-Site-Injections

Where to Inject Insulin & How to Keep Insulin Injection Sites Healthy

Lipohypertrophy is a thickened, rubbery swelling under the skin that can develop in places where people with diabetes ...
Worst-Restaurant-Meals

Worst Restaurant Meals For People With Diabetes

When you’re eating out, it may be tempting to indulge in dishes that are less healthy than what ...
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Gestational Diabetes 101

It’s a good idea to be aware of gestational diabetes if you’re pregnant - even if you’ve never ...
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Veggies That Are Healthy Sources of Carbs | Diet & Fitness

For people living with diabetes, one highly effective way to manage this condition is to eat a healthy ...
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COVID & Diabetes: ‘Tis The Holiday Season To Be Healthy

It’s safe to say there hasn’t been a holiday season in recent memory quite like the one we’re ...
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10 Natural Ways to Combat Diabetes

Diabetes is discouragingly common in the United States today. In 2020, the National Diabetes Statistics Report found that ...
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Type 2 Diabetes | Overview, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Today, type 2 diabetes is the most common type of diabetes in the world. According to the CDC, ...
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Diabetes Management | Living With Diabetes

Diabetes Management: How Lifestyle, Daily Routine Affect Blood Sugar  For many people diagnosed with diabetes, learning they have ...
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Improving Circulation After DVT | DVT Recovery & Treatment

5 Simple Steps To Improve Circulation in Your Legs Typically, it doesn’t take too long to recover from ...

Diet & Fitness

Worst-Restaurant-Meals

Worst Restaurant Meals For People With Diabetes

When you’re eating out, it may be tempting to indulge in dishes that are less healthy than what ...
Veggies-That-Are-Healthy-Sources-of-Carbs

Veggies That Are Healthy Sources of Carbs | Diet & Fitness

For people living with diabetes, one highly effective way to manage this condition is to eat a healthy ...
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Diabetic Diet: 6 Foods That Help to Control Blood Sugar

A healthy diet is vital for everyone, especially people living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. If ...
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The Top 20 Best Foods For Diabetes Control

There are pages and pages of advice available to people with diabetes who are wondering what not to ...
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What Body Shape Says About Health | Diet & Fitness

What Your Body Shape Reveals About Your Health Weight management is an essential factor in successful diabetes management. ...
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Foods High in Magnesium | Diet & Fitness

Magnesium and Your Health A healthy diet is crucial in diabetes management. Have you been living with diabetes ...
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Diabetic Friendly Drinks | Living With Diabetes

Whether you have diabetes or not, water is the ideal drink in terms of health. This beverage comes ...
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7 Unknown Advantages of The Diabetes Diet

For people with diabetes, eating right isn’t just a lifestyle choice - it can make the difference between ...
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Type 1 Diabetes Diet | Sample Menu, Easy Recipes, What to Avoid & More

Managing type 1 diabetes can be hard work. Still, one highly effective way of handling this condition doesn’t ...

Product Information

Are All Glucometers Created Equal?

When you’re managing diabetes, you’ll need a blood glucose meter you can rely on. These devices provide blood ...
Insulin-Pump-101

How Does An Insulin Pump Work?

For those living with insulin-managed diabetes, constant injections can be inconvenient and painful. An insulin pump can be ...
Catheter FAQs

The Most Common Catheter Questions

Catheter FAQ: You Ask, We Answer Using a catheter may sound scary or difficult, but don’t worry - ...
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Freestyle Libre vs. Freestyle Libre 2 CGM

“Should I switch to the FreeStyle Libre 2 system?” Since this system launched recently, many FreeStyle Libre 14 ...
A How-To Guide for Using a CGM

How To Get Started Using a CGM

You're ready to start using your CGM. You and your doctor have decided that you should try a ...
CGM Devices

What are Continuous Glucose Monitoring Devices and How to Choose a CGM?

When researching CGMs (Continuous Glucose Monitor) it can be difficult to know which device to choose. In this ...
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Top Suppliers for CGM

Living with diabetes can be hard enough. You shouldn’t have to worry about sticking yourself with needles multiple ...
Straight Catheters

10 Tips for Living with a Long-Term Catheter

Living with a long-term catheter is necessary for many patients. Here we take you through 10 tips that ...

9 Steps to Better Catheter Self-Management

Are you living with a catheter that you manage yourself? It can be done, but there are important ...