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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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Physical Inactivity Effects Long-Term Health

A short two weeks of physical inactivity effects diabetes more than most realize. For those who are overweight and are at risk for diabetes,...
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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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Type 2 Diabetes in Children is on the Rise, and the...

For children and teens with type 2, there’s alarming news. Diabetes in children is on the rise, and young adults with type 2 diabetes...
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Inhalable Insulin Afrezza: Is it Right for You?

Insulin injections are one of the many not-so-fun parts of life for people who have Type 1 diabetes. New methods, such as the inhalable...
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Insulin for Diabetes: Everything You Need to Know

Insulin is a powerful hormone produced by beta cells in the pancreas that helps cells turn blood glucose into energy. When the body either...
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TEDDY Study: What is it?

What is the TEDDY Study? The TEDDY study, which stands for The Environmental Determinants of Diabetes in the Young, is looking for the causes of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM)....
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Foods for Diabetics: a Prescription for Better Health?

There’s a new breakthrough in diabetes treatment: food! The best foods for diabetics are fresh, healthy produce that's low in carbs. Spending on diabetes drugs...
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How to Test Your Blood Sugar: a Step-by-Step Guide

It can be intimidating to test your blood sugar if you’re new to diabetes. There are several steps to follow, and it’s important to...

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