Five Methods Used to Test for Diabetes

More than 30 million Americans have diabetes and are presently facing its devastating consequences. But the truth remains that not everyone that has …

Tarragon and White Wine Scallops Recipe

Pan seared scallops in a good white wine sauce flavored with tarragon and fresh parsley.

Cajun Shrimp Kabobs Recipe

Grilled or broiled, these spicy herb-coated shrimp are a great appetizer or main dish

Fresh Seafood Salad Recipe

A simple salad with shrimp and real (not imitation) crabmeat, cucumbers, and lime.

Corn and Crab Cakes Recipe

Crab cakes sweetened with corn and red bell peppers, and spiced with a touch of cayenne.

Diabetes Management: Glucose Monitors that Connect to your Smart Phone

These days, people living with diabetes have a lot of choices when it comes to glucose monitoring.  Glucometers have become easier to use, more …

Low Glycemic Index Foods for People with Diabetes

The glycemic index (GI) is a measure used to classify carbohydrate-containing foods based on their ability to cause the blood sugar level to rise. …

How To Calculate Glycemic Index From Food Labels

Following a low glycemic index diet is one of the ways people living with diabetes can have better control of their blood sugar levels. When foods …

High Glycemic Index Foods to Avoid

Most people living with diabetes are advised to eat low glycemic index foods because foods high in GI may cause a quick spike in blood sugar levels …