Hidden Sugar That Affects Diabetes

Sugar is everywhere.  This is a scary statement for anybody with diabetes.  Even “healthy” foods may not be as innocent as they first appear. Hidden sugar in food can cause blood sugar levels to go soaring – every diabetics worst nightmare.  Many foods are deceitful as they do not taste sweet – even though they…

10 Tips to Manage Diabetes

Untreated diabetes can end badly. But with the right attitude and knowledge, managing diabetes can become second nature. The problem is that most people don’t know how to treat diabetes correctly.  This guide shows 10 top tips for managing diabetes like a pro… Eat tasty food. Suffering from diabetes should not mean that you cannot…

5 Ways to Save Your Feet From Diabetes

6 Ways to Prevent Diabetic Foot Problems

Foot problems are arguably one of the biggest and most common issues associated with diabetes. They range from numbness and loss of feeling to aches and pain in the feet, and even burning feet where it feels like the feet are on fire. Foot problems due to high blood sugar levels can arise seemingly overnight.…

Diabetes & Skin Complications

Diabetes can affect the entire body – including the skin.  About a third of people with diabetes will develop skin problems at some point. In fact, some skin issues can be early warning signs of diabetes. But what different types of diabetic skin problems are there? and what can we do about them? Let’s find out……

Stop Living with Diabetes Denial

“I don’t believe it. There must be some mistake!”  Denial is that voice inside repeating: “Not me.” Most people go through denial when they are first diagnosed with diabetes.  That first reaction is not the main problem. In fact, it’s so common that some people feel it is part of the process of accepting the…

Diabetes and Fatty Liver Disease

Lately, there has been a lot of talk about something called “fatty liver disease’. We usually associate fatty liver disease with excessive alcohol consumption. But there seems to be a much more common cause these days. Something that is becoming more and more of a problem with every passing day is something called “non-alcoholic fatty…

Hearing Loss Due to Diabetes

For many people, hearing loss would not be the first thing that comes to mind when they hear the word “diabetes”. But it is a much bigger problem than most people realize… Until recently it was not known why diabetes leads to hearing loss, but recently the answer has been found. As with many other…