Hypoglycemia in Diabetes: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Reviewed by Steven Chessler, M.D., Ph.D. 5/18. For individuals living with diabetes, Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) is a condition that occurs when …

A Look at Complications: Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrome and Diabetes Ketoacidosis

Reviewed by: Qin Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 4/18. Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrome (HHS) and Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) are two complications of …

Expert Talk: Eight Things you Should Know about Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)

Diabetic ketoacidosis, a potentially lethal complication of diabetes, is often found associated with patients with type 1 diabetes.  It typically …

Diabetic Neuropathy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Reviewed by: Steven Chessler, M.D., Ph.D. 5/18. The nerves in our body are very important to our health and play significant roles in the body.  …

Life Expectancy For Diabetes Patients and How it Can be Improved

Diabetes, for far too long, has been characterized as a condition that shortens the life expectancy.  Earlier, it was a condition that was diagnosed …

Sick Day Plan

People with diabetes know that getting sick can potentially mean a lot more for them than for others. That’s why it’s important to think about a …

7 Causes of Excessive Perspiration in People with Diabetes

Unless the weather is sweltering or you’re having hot flashes, excessive sweating is most likely an indication of a greater health issue. Ask …

Does Diabetes Cause Dry Eyes?

Dry eye syndrome (DES), also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca, is one of the most commonly diagnosed eye conditions, and people with diabetes are …

How to Keep Your Marbles

You may already know that keeping your blood glucose under tight control can help you avoid a variety of diabetic complications. But did you know …