Gestational Diabetes: Managing Food Intake During Pregnancy

Reviewed by: Qin Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 4/18 A balanced and healthy diet is important during and after pregnancy and will help control blood glucose …

New Tattoo Sensor Could be the Future of Glucose Monitoring for Diabetes Patients

Frequent glucose monitoring is the name of the game when it comes to diabetes management.  And for the 29 million Americans living with it, checking …

New Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Lead to Diabetes; Obesity

New research presented at the annual Experimental Biology meeting in San Diego last weekend looked at the influence of sugar and artificial …

Considerations and Self-Care Guidelines for Gestational Diabetes

If you have gestational diabetes, there are some key considerations you should take before planning your pregnancy.  We will discuss them and …

Portion Size Guide

Just a tiny slice, please! And a medium scoop of ice cream, and a little bit of fruit. Uh-oh. For a lot of foods, it can be tricky to know just …

Type 3 Diabetes

How elevated blood sugar can lead to “brain diabetes.”

What Are the Causes and Genetic Components of Type 2 Diabetes?

Reviewed by: Qin Yang, M.D., Ph.D. 4/18. Type 2 diabetes—previously referred to as adult-onset or non-insulin dependent diabetes—accounts for 90 …