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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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9 Things to Know Before Getting a Diabetic Alert Dog

A Diabetic Alert Dog (DAD) can be a lifeline for someone whose diabetes is not easily controlled through insulin or diet and exercise. People...
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Top Diabetes News of Today

Heat, humidity and diabetes BY CHRISTY EVANS: With vacations, cookouts and the like, summertime usually means more time outdoors. And extended periods of time in...
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Top Diabetes News of Today

Full fat dairy improves heart health in new 22-year study BY JACK WOODFIELD: Full fat dairy products could help to prevent the risk of stroke and heart...
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Can Caffeine Treat Diabetes?

Researchers in Switzerland have made a surprising discovery: caffeine may one day be used to treat diabetes. In a study published in the journal...
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Can Diabetes be Detected in a Single Blood Test?

In a study performed by Johns Hopkins epidemiologist Elizabeth Selvin, researchers discovered a diabetes blood test that could deliver more accurate results compared to...
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Survey reveals many people with diabetes face prejudice in the workplace BY BENEDICT JEPHCOTE: Employers are being urged to re-examine how they treat people with diabetes after...
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Smartphone Apps and Diabetes

Medicare will soon cover smartphone apps used with approved continuous glucose monitors for people with diabetes, according to a statement released by CMS. Coverable CGM The...
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Trouble Taking Your Diabetes Medication? Here Are Some Tips

Diabetes is a life-long chronic illness that requires vigilant care and regular medication. Missing a dose could cause trouble in a variety of ways,...
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Type 2 diabetes, obesity may soon be reversed with gene therapy BY ANA SANDOIU: Now, new research brings much-needed hope of curing this metabolic disorder. Scientists...

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