What is Type 3 Diabetes?

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Great Food Swaps for Diabetes

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The Diabetes-Sleep Apnea Link

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What Does Prediabetes Really Mean?

Experts don’t all agree. Here’s what you need to know... Read More

A Guide to Healthy Low-Carb Eating with Diabetes

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You Can Have Chocolate (and Diabetes)

The surprising health benefits of chocolate.

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Meet Your New Pal: the Pedometer

Your guide to getting started with a step counter.

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Diabetes Superfoods

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Glucose Meter Shopping Guide

A roundup of today's glucometer products, to help you choose the right blood glucose monitor for you.

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How to Keep Your Marbles

Diabetes may increase your risk of dementia—learn what you can do to help prevent it.

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What is Insulin Resistance?

The term goes hand in hand with diabetes, but most would be hard pressed to explain what it is.

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Stop the Spikes!

Natural ways to offset a surge in blood sugar after eating.

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How a Health Diary Can Help Your Diabetes

Some surprising reasons to write it all down.

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What’s an Insulin Pump?

Here’s the nutshell explanation.

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The Other Cholesterol Test We All Should Get

High cholesterol? You may be getting the wrong advice and even the wrong test.

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How to Lower Your A1C

Tips for getting your average glucose numbers where you’d like them to be.

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High Blood Sugar Emergencies

What you should know about DKA and HHNS.

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Are You Losing Smart?

Learn the best ways to lose weight for good.

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Diabetes Myths

Separate diabetes facts from fiction and get the real deal on common questions.

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Helping Your Overweight Child

Ways to develop healthy habits.

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