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PCOS and Diabetes: The Connection

PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is a hormonal imbalance that affects 6 to 12 percent of women of reproductive age in the United States. It...
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Risk for Postpartum Depression after Gestational Diabetes

A new study has discovered a link between gestational diabetes and postpartum depression. What is postpartum depression? Postpartum depression happens in 10 to 15 percent of...
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Diabetic Diet: The Order in Which You Eat Matters

Are you looking  for the perfect diabetic diet? You may be surprised to learn that the order in which you eat food can affect...
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Invokana: What You Need to Know

The common type 2 diabetes drug Invokana (an SGLT2 inhibitor) was approved by the FDA in 2013. It lowers blood sugar by causing the...
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10 Foods to Fight Inflammation with Diabetes

Inflammation is the root cause of many ailments. Chronic inflammation occurs when your body senses something unwanted and sends white blood cells to protect...
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Is Type 1 Diabetes Caused by a Virus?

What is type 1 diabetes? Type 1 diabetes occurs when the pancreas no longer creates insulin. Insulin is crucial to converting blood sugar into energy...
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Exercise and Diabetes: Precautions and Recommendations

Exercise is very important for people with diabetes to prevent type 2 diabetes from developing. So what do you need to know about exercise...
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Can Antibiotics Cause Type 1 Diabetes?

Can antibiotics cause type 1 diabetes? Researchers are working hard trying to figure out the causes of type 1. According to a new study,...
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Is Diabetes Summer Camp Right For You and Your Kids?

Children with diabetes are no different when it comes to their summer time plans. School lets out and kids are looking for a fun...
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Diabetes Prevention: 7 Steps to Take

While there are no known ways to prevent type 1 diabetes, with type 2 there are steps you can take to prevent from developing...

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