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Why Diabetes Can Cause Hair Loss

Diabetes can cause many multiple problems throughout the body. And it is not surprising to hear of how it causes hair loss as well. In fact, this could be one of the symptoms you first experience not knowing you have diabetes.People normally lose a certain amount of hair daily, but only in small amounts. But ...

The Dawn Phenomenon – A Diabetics Nightmare?

Have you ever heard of the Dawn Phenomenon before? No, it’s not the name of the latest sci-fi movie at your local theater. If you have recently been diagnosed with diabetes you may have never heard of the Dawn Phenomenon before. I can tell you firsthand that until my doctor told me about it I ...

How to Make Tasty Desserts when You’re Diabetic

Living with diabetes can make it challenging to eat dessert on a regular basis, and overindulging in chocolate and sweets can lead to some dangerous consequences–well beyond extra inches on that waistline! Diabetics need to pay extra attention to their diet, eating balanced meals that prevent rapid rises in blood sugar. Eliminating dessert completely can ...

Diabetes: The Sixth Leading Cause of Death in the US

Diabetes occurs in about 23.6 million Americans. It occurs when insulin in the body is either not produced, or is not used properly. There are a few different types of diabetes. There is type 1, type 2, gestational, and pre-diabetes. Insulin is produced in the pancreas. If the pancreas does not make the right amount ...

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Diabetes Awareness Merchandise

November is Diabetes Awareness month with the goal to Stop Diabetes. Diabetes can lead to heart disease, kidney disease, blindness, stroke, and even amputation. Some of the statistics of Diabetes according to the American Diabetes Association include that “24 million children and adults in the United States have diabetes. 57 million American are at risk ...

Your Guide to Eating Out as a Diabetic

Whether you plan to have an important family dinner, meet a friend for lunch, or just interested in getting take-out due to convenience purposes, eating out does play quite a significant role in our lives. It is important to keep in mind that diabetics need to be much more conscious than other people when they ...