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The Metformin Side Effects You Should Know About

Metformin is a common drug used to manage high blood sugar brought on by type 2 diabetes and prediabetes, but it does come with...
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The Benefits of Smart Insulin Pens

Smart insulin pens make the process of managing your diabetes easier. These insulin pens combine the features of being an injector pen and bolus...
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Gastroparesis and Diabetes: What You Need to Know

You might be at a higher risk for a disease called gastroparesis if you have diabetes. What do gastroparesis and diabetes have in common...
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Insulin Resistance and What it Means

Insulin is a hormone that’s made by the pancreas to help the glucose in your blood enter cells in your fat, liver, and muscles...
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Hormone and Diabetes: What is Aldosterone?

What is aldosterone, and is there a link between the hormone and diabetes? There’s now been a study that has identified that aldosterone links...
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Could gene therapy be the future of diabetes care?

With DNA altering technology, there’s new hope for gene therapy for diabetes. New gene therapy technology could be the key to curing type 1. CRISPR...

Diabetes and Sugar: What’s the Link?

There’s so much information out there when it comes to diabetes and what causes it. One of the most common culprits is sugar. But...
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Diabetes Headache: Causes and Relief

Diabetes and regular headaches have been linked together. Do you experience the infamous diabetes headache? Headaches associated with diabetes are mostly due to changes in...
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The Staggering Rates of Diabetes in the United States

A new study out of the University of Iowa reveals what healthcare experts have long suspected: type 2 diabetes remains the most common type...
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The Dangerous Practice of Rationing Insulin

Have you heard of the practice of rationing insulin? In 2003, a vial of insulin cost around $40. Since then, the price has skyrocketed...

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