#WeAreNotWaiting

#WeAreNotWaiting: The Movement

For years, type 1 diabetics have been told that technology was the answer to their problems, that a solution could be found, that the...
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Can Type 2 Diabetes Be Cured?

Many rumors have swirled over whether there's a cure for Type 2 diabetes. While Type 2 diabetes cannot be “cured” yet, remission is possible...
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Bitter Melon Extract: New Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes?

Bitter melon extract may be the newest way to manage your type 2 diabetes. The fruit grows in tropical climates like South America, Asia,...
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Tips to Steady Your Blood Sugar with Diabetes

Maintaining steady blood sugar levels is crucial when you have diabetes. With almost 300 million Americans having diabetes or prediabetes, steady blood sugar should...
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Diabetes Signs in Women: What to Look For

You may know about the usual diabetes symptom, but are there symptoms of diabetes that are particular to women? These are four diabetes symptoms unique to...
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New Smart Contact Lens Could Be a Game-Changer for Glucose Testing

With so much new technology being developed for diabetes, it seems the future may be closer than we think. The Abbott FreeStyle Libre changed the game...
Diabetes Burnout

Diabetes Burnout: What it Means

Diabetes is a disease that you live and struggle with 24/7. Having diabetes can make life unpredictable and that can lead to what is called “diabetes...
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Six New CGM Technologies for 2018

In 2018, be on the lookout for new technology in diabetes continuous glucose monitoring (CGM). With new advancements in technology, diabetes is becoming easier to manage....
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Coffee and Diabetes – The Benefits and Risks

While many studies have emerged touting the benefits of coffee, the results are still not definitive for people with diabetes. It is best to...
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Fasting and Diabetes – Is it Safe?

New research has shown that intermittent fasting can be beneficial for those with Type 2 diabetes. Eating fewer calories for 2 days out of...

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