Diagnosed with diabetes? If you work with your doctor to closely monitor and control your blood sugar and commit to eating right, you're likely to live a long, healthy life. Learn how food affets type 2 diabetes.
Learning you have prediabetes can be frightening. But if you make a few basic diet and exercise changes, you can get your blood sugar levels back down to normal and prevent the progression to type 2 diabetes.
People with diabetes are usually very aware of how different foods affect their blood sugar, but still have questions about alcohol. When it comes to whether or not it’s safe to drink a cocktail or two when you have diabetes, the answer is “it depends.”
Type 2 diabetes is a serious condition that can affect virtually every part of the body if it’s not managed properly. Part of controlling the condition involves knowing what the possible complications are—that way, you can work to prevent them.
High blood glucose levels can occur for a variety of reasons, but are most commonly associated with diabetes. Learn the causes and symptoms of high blood glucose and what you can do to keep levels in check.