Diabetes has today grown to be an epidemic chronic disease plaguing both children and adults worldwide. When left uncontrolled, diabetes may lead to
As the rate of diabetes increases so has the awareness that sugar is usually the culprit. Artificial sweeteners have therefore made it to the
Did you know April is National Alcohol Awareness Month? The day was established by The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc.
Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 10 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Information You probably know what kinds of things make
Could a diet low in Glycemic Index be beneficial to you? The Glycemic Index (GI) provides a measure of how quickly blood sugars rise after
Diabetes Alert Day is here! This day, observed annually on the fourth Tuesday of March is a 1-day wake-up call to inform the American public about
An insulin pump is a small computerized device that delivers insulin for the treatment of diabetes. The pump is programmed to release insulin in
Each type of insulin has its own unique behavior. One difference among types of insulin is how long they take to start working at lowering
Also known as: RPG; casual plasma glucose test; random blood sugar test. What is it? The random plasma glucose test measures plasma (or blood)
Also known as: the postprandial plasma glucose test; PPG. What is it? A blood test that measures the body’s ability to metabolize carbohydrates
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