Diabetes Health Type 2: When Pre-Diabetes Comes Knocking at Your Door

Has your doctor told you that you have impaired fasting glucose?  That means that the glucose level in your blood, after you haven’t eaten for at least eight hours, is still higher than 100 milligrams of glucose per deciliter of blood.  In other words, your blood is too sweet because your insulin is not clearing the sugar out of your blood very well.  You have pre-diabetes.

Read more

Diabetes Health in The News: More than 100 Million People Suffer from Prediabetes or Diabetes

In its annual National Diabetes Statistic Report, the CDC stated that over 100 million people have a diagnosis of prediabetes or diabetes. This information, which was based on data from 2015, shows that 30.3 million Americans suffer from diabetes and another 84.1 million have prediabetes. This disease is one of the top ten killers in the U.S., ranking seventh in 2015. The center suspects over

Read more

Diabetes Health Crossword Puzzle Solution

Word Puzzle Posted on Previous Day If you would like to sign up to receive a weekly puzzle, please email puzzle@diabeteshealth.com. In the subject area write “add me to your weekly word puzzle list.” If you would like us to create a puzzle for you and our players, send your 8 words to puzzle@diabeteshealth.com and we will post your challenge online. In the subject area write, “create my

Read more

Diabetes Health Weekly Roundup

It’s that time of year again when we all try to remember to set our clocks to “Spring forward.” That means more light during the day and  more time for outdoor activities! To keep up with all the latest news while you’re on-the-go, check out the Weekly Roundup for the most up-to-date news, stories and podcasts from Diabetes Health. Happy reading! AskNadia: Is My Low Carb Diet Causing

Read more

Diabetes Health Word Search Puzzle: Recent Research

Please click the link below to download this week’s Diabetes Health Word Search Puzzle: Diabeteshealth.com Word Search If you would like to sign up to receive a weekly puzzle, please email puzzle@diabeteshealth.com. In the subject area write “add me to your weekly word puzzle list.” If you would like us to create a puzzle for you and our players, send your 8 words to puzzle@diabeteshealth.com and

Read more

Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: Coffee Could Raise Heart Risks

https://media.blubrry.com/diabeteshealthpodcast/p/www.diabeteshealth.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Sep-23_-2015_-2_19_06-PM.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadClick here to listen to the audio recording of Diabetes Health in The News. A recent study has brought bad news to young coffee lovers: Drinking a lot of caffeine could raise heart attack risks if a person already has high blood pressure. Additionally, coffee consumption among these patients has also been linked to a greater risk of pre-diabetes.

Read more