First Signs of Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus is a very serious disease, so knowing the first signs is very important. First signs of diabetes are : – Excessive thirst – Frequent urination – Weight loss – Increased hunger – Slow healing wounds – Tiredness   It is also important to know that healthy diet and regular exercise can Read more

Difference Between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

In diabetes our body is unable to maintain homeostasis of blood glucose levels . There are three types of diabetes : Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational diabetes, the third one does not mention a lot, but it is diabetes that occurs during pregnancy. The other two are more often and more dangerous , because those […] Read more

Signs and Symptoms of Type 1 Diabetes

Type 1 diabetes is a condition in which our pancreas does not produce insulin, the hormon our body needs to maintains proper blood sugar levels . Insulin is acting like a key that open cells so the glucose, we have eaten by food with carbohydrates can enter the cells. So the glucose levels in our […] Read more

Signs and Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is more common than Type 1 diabetes, and it is also very serious disease. It is chronicle condition, just like Type 1 diabetes . For some people type 2 diabetes may be managed through diet and exercise but other people may also need medicine to manage blood sugar. In type two diabetes […] Read more

Can Diabetes Be Cured?

Neither Type 1 nor Type 2 diabetes can be cured. Patients with Type 2 diabetes can go into a remission, unlike those with Type 1 diabetes. However, plans are undergoing to develop a vaccine that will prevent the body’s immune system from attacking the body cells which produce insulin. There are also plans to create […] Read more

Diabetes Treatment – Type 1 Diabetes Cure and Type 2 Diabetes Cure

Type 1 diabetes cure involves finding ways to: • Stop the autoimmune process, where the body cells view the insulin producing cells (beta glands) as harmful and attack them, or protect new beta-cell s from the autoimmune process. Without insulin, blood sugar can raise to dangerous level, and can destroy our body cells. • Restore […] Read more

Type 1 Diabetes Medications and Type 2 Diabetes Medications

People with diabetes often need additional medications other changing their lifestyles. Diabetes medications are aimed at controlling blood pressure, blood fats and also controlling their diabetes. However, taking diabetes medications should be seen as a supplement to eating the recommended diet and carrying out regular exercises. Type 1 diabetes Read more

Diabetes Medications – Metformin, SGLT2 inhibitors, Sulfonylureas, Thiazolidinediones and Meglitinides, GLP-1 receptor agonists, DPP-4 inhibitors

There are very many drugs geared towards the treatment of diabetes. From the fact that there are two types of diabetes, it is of paramount importance to describe the medications according to the type of diabetes. There are two types of diabetes; type 1 and 2. In treating diabetes, insulin is common for all the […] Read more

Pre Diabetes

Pre diabetes is a state where the level of glucose in blood is higher than normal , but not so high to cause diabetes . Those who have pre- diabetes do not process sugar properly . If this problem exists than it is very likely that it will cause diabetes after some time. We may […] Read more

Pre Diabetes Treatment

Before people get Type 2 diabetes, they have pre diabetes in most cases. Thus people with pre diabetes should do what is expected of them to prevent getting Type 2 diabetes. To prevent this, they can carry out regular exercises and change their diet. If you have pre diabetes and you are overweight, consider losing […] Read more

Pre Diabetes Diet

Pre diabetes is a term used to identify people who are most likely to get diabetes. Being told that you have pre diabetes does not necessarily mean that you will definitely get diabetes, as there is time for you to change both your lifestyle and eating habits to save yourself from this. When you are […] Read more

What Can Diabetics Eat?

Healthy eating is very important for diabetics, as it is a good way in blood sugar control. The following foods are recommended for diabetics: Beans- they are good sources of potassium, fiber and magnesium. The fiber is good for reducing the feeling of pangs of hunger. ½ a cup of beans provides 1/3 of your […] Read more

Reversing Diabetes – Can Diabetes Be Reversed?

Diabetes can be reversed if only it is managed very well. Remember that the human body is very powerful, and it can heal itself, from repairing its internal organs to damaged skin. Type 2 diabetes has been shown that it can be reversed, and mostly by weight loss.     Reversing Diabetes People who have […] Read more

Type 1 Diabetes Diet

Diet is very important in controlling blood glucose and even your body weight. For people with Type 1 diabetes, the amount of carbohydrates in the eaten food should be matched with the amount of insulin. Diabetics should ensure the following as far as their diet is concerned: The meals should be evenly spread and regular […] Read more

Type 2 Diabetes Diet

The aim for planning diet for patients with Type 2 diabetes is to control the blood glucose level and to lose weight. Type 2 diabetes patients are always overweight, and hence planning their diet is necessary for them. They should also perform regular exercises, as a way of losing weight.     Fiber Fibers are […] Read more

Is There a Cure for Diabetes?

Unfortunately there is no cure for diabetes. It is a chronical and very dangerous disease. But even there is no cure it is possible to reverse symptoms of diabetes. The most important thing is to diagnose diabetes in time, so you can start taking therapy. We can also prevent diabetes by living a healthier life, […] Read more

Type 1 Diabetes Life Expectancy

Diabetes is a serious, chronic metabolic disease that destroys the body’s ability to manufacture insulin – a hormone necessary for the body to convert food into energy.   Type 1 diabetes is a life-long autoimmune disease. It usually begins in childhood or early adulthood, although it can occur at any age. It can strike infants […] Read more

Juvenile Diabetes and Signs of Diabetes In Children

Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. The symptoms in children are the same as in adults : Increased thirst and urination Weight loss despite increased appetite Tiredness Blurred vision Darkened skin Slow healing wounds Type 2 diabetes is more and more often diagnosed in children. For type two diabetes family […] Read more

Diabetic Coma

Diabetic coma is more often in people with Type 1 diabetes, but it can occure to people with type 2 diabetes. It is an unconscious state and you can not be awaken from it without medical intervention.   There are three causes of diabetic coma : diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) hypoglycemia diabetic hyperosmolar nonketotic syndrom in […] Read more

Can Diabetics Eat Fruit? and What Are Fruits for Diabetics?

Fruits are rich in minerals, vitamins and fibers and carbohydrates. They are do not contain fat, with the exception of avocados and sodium. Majority of fruits contain much carbohydrates than that contained in vegetables. Fruits should be part of a diabetic diet, so having diabetes doesn’t mean that you should not take fruits.   When Read more

Foods Diabetics Should Avoid

Lists below are foods diabetics should avoid. You may really like to eat some of food below but if you’re diabetics – it’s very necessary or a must that you have to avoid to eat it/them…     Sausage gravy and Biscuits Gravy and biscuits are high in saturated fat, sodium and calories.   Battered fish- Read more

Diabetic Blood Sugar Levels

The level of glucose in your blood changes regularly. This depends on whether and what you have eaten and also on whether you have exercised or not. If your sugar levels are higher than normal, this is a clear indication of the presence of diabetes or pre diabetes. When fasting, normal blood sugar level should […] Read more

Natural Remedies For Diabetes

Some people believe that whatever that they are by their doctor is the final truth, and nothing more. However, natural treatment is the most successful diabetes treatment plan. The following are natural ways of treating diabetes :     1) Diet - diabetics should make sure that they have a carbohydrate near them.They should eat […] Read more
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