Expert Advice: Small Swaps in Your Diet Can Help Prevent High Blood Sugar

By now you probably have discovered that eating the ‘wrong’ foods can raise your blood sugar and insulin levels, leading to inflammation and a …

Expert Advice: Alcohol Awareness and Diabetes

By: Theresa Garnero, BC-ADM, MSN, CDE. Jeopardy Cocktail: Mix one part diabetes, one part alcohol, and you take your chances. This article reviews a …

Delicious Diabetes-Friendly Office Snack Ideas

By: Lori Zanini, RD, CDE. Medically Reviewed by Natalie Butler, RD, LD. Almonds, pistachios, popcorn … your office desk drawer is probably already …

Nature’s Best Low Carbohydrate Snack: Nuts

By: Lara Rondinelli, RD, LDN, CDE People with diabetes need to take special care of their hearts because of their increased risk of heart …

Top Five Vegetable Choices For Your Summertime Plate

Summer is here, and many tasty fruits and vegetables abound.  Let’s take a look at some very good summertime vegetable choices to fill up your …

Expert Advise: How to Navigate Summer Barbecues and Parties

Summer is the time to unwind and spend with friends and family.  And, as we know, most gatherings are not complete without food. But how should …

How Often Should I Screen For Diabetes?

Screening for early diagnosis is important if you have diabetes. You stand a better chance of decreasing the risk of developing diabetes …

What Type Of Diabetes Requires Insulin?

Have you been diagnosed with diabetes and wondering if that means you will have to start taking insulin? The answer to this question depends on two …

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 …

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 …