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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 sugar test results quickly and easily, making them a crucial element in ...

Diabetes

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 ...
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Yogurt Desserts | The Dessert Diaries | Diabetes Friendly Desserts

Yogurt Desserts: Diabetes Friendly Desserts from The Dessert Diaries Granola & Yogurt Breakfast Popsicles Get your day off ...
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Type I Diabetes: There’s An App For That, Too!

The Birth Of T1D1 A diagnosis of Type I diabetes can be life-changing for anyone. However, one Maryland ...
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Insulin Pumps 101

For those living with insulin-managed diabetes, constant injections can be inconvenient and painful. An insulin pump can be ...
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Diabetic Service Alert Dogs: Everything You Need To Know

For Atlanta resident Dominique Trappio, Bowie isn’t just her pet puppy - he plays an important role in her ...
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Coffee & Diabetes: Is It Safe To Drink?

Is It Safe For People With Diabetes To Drink Coffee? When you’re living with diabetes, it’s important to put thought into everything you eat ...
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Will New Connecticut State Laws On Diabetes Prescription Supplies Impact You?

New Connecticut State Laws On Diabetes Prescription Supplies On Jan. 1, 2021, Connecticut House Bill 6003 officially went into effect. As a result ...
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What Are The Effects of Diabetes When Not Managed Properly?

If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes (or any other form of this disease), it’s important ...

Foods And Drinks That Cause Blood Sugar Spikes

Diabetes can transform the seemingly-simple task of meal planning into a minefield. When you have this disease, you ...

Diet & Fitness

diabetes-friendly-yogurt-desserts

Yogurt Desserts | The Dessert Diaries | Diabetes Friendly Desserts

Yogurt Desserts: Diabetes Friendly Desserts from The Dessert Diaries Granola & Yogurt Breakfast Popsicles Get your day off ...
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Diabetes Friendly Fruit Desserts | The Dessert Diaries

Diabetes Friendly Fruit Desserts from US MED’s: The Dessert Diaries  Living with diabetes can make enjoying desserts difficult, but ...
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Coffee & Diabetes: Is It Safe To Drink?

Is It Safe For People With Diabetes To Drink Coffee? When you’re living with diabetes, it’s important to put thought into everything you eat ...

Foods And Drinks That Cause Blood Sugar Spikes

Diabetes can transform the seemingly-simple task of meal planning into a minefield. When you have this disease, you ...
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Diabetes and Exercise: Small Changes Can Make A Big Difference

If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes, one of the best things you can do for yourself is getting exercise. ...
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Best Snacks For People With Diabetes

Healthy Diabetic Snacks Nobody enjoys the feeling of having low blood sugar between meals, but people with diabetes ...
Control Diabetes with Diet and Exercise

Diabetes Management: Control It With Diet & Exercise

Foods to Avoid Let’s start with some diet tips. First of all, if you have diabetes, there are some foods ...
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Diabetic-Friendly Chocolate Desserts | The Dessert Diaries

For people who have diabetes, desserts can be complicated - but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge your ...
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The Best Sugar Substitutes For People With Diabetes | Pros & Cons | US MED

The Best Sugar Substitutes For People With Diabetes + Their Pros & Cons  Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, birthdays… no matter ...

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 ...
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 new FreeStyle Libre 2 CGM System?” Many Freestyle Libre users have asked themselves this question since the release of the FreeStyle Libre 2 earlier this year. ...
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

Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) Devices Comparison

When researching CGMs (Continuous Glucose Monitor) it can be difficult to know which device to choose. In this article we’ll ...
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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 ...

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 ...
CPAP

Top 10 Reasons To Use Your CPAP Machine

Around 25 million Americans experience OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), and approximately 60% of them actually utilize a CPAP ...
Back Braces

Advantages of Wearing a Back Brace

Chronic back pain is a condition that plagues many people, young and old. This explains why so many ...

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