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How a Continuous Glucose Monitor Can Help Control Your Diabetes
If you have diabetes, you know how important it is to keep a close eye on your blood glucose levels. A continuous glucose monitor (CGM) could help you...
Mar 28
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Is Your Blood Sugar Stable? Why 'Glycemic Variability' Matters
Eat a bagel? Your blood sugar level goes up, then down. Go for a walk? Your blood sugar level drops. Fight with your son about homework (again)? You guessed...
Mar 13
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Diabetes and Braces: Tips to Help Your Child Manage Blood Sugar and Prevent Gum Disease
Is it time for your child to get braces? Whether they are dealing with crooked teeth, overcrowding or cross-bites, it’s a common rite of passage for many...
Mar 06
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Seniors with Diabetes: Here’s the Best Way to Plan Your Meals
If you have diabetes, as you get older it can be tough to make sure your meals give you the nutrition you need—and the flavors you want—while keeping your...
Feb 08
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Medication Safety Tips for Older Adults with Diabetes
Insulin and medications are an important part of diabetes management. But if you are an older adult with diabetes, particularly if you have mental or physical...
Jan 26
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A1c: Why This Critical Blood Measurement Is So Significant
If you have diabetes or you’re at risk for developing diabetes, your doctor might recommend a hemoglobin A1c test. It’s a blood test that gives you an...
Jan 03
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5 Ways to Kick Your Soda Habit for Good
Whether a Pepsi fan or Diet Coke devotee, some of us really love our soft drinks (and may be a wee bit addicted to them too). Whether in a can or out of...
Nov 05
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Happy Trails and Feet: 6 Tips to Prevent Blisters
Blisters are a real pain, especially when you’re out on a hiking trail. Most hikers have experienced a blister a time or two and may already know just...
Oct 14
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Get “the Skinny” on Fats: The Good, the Bad and the Worst for You
What comes to mind when you hear the word “fat?” Most of us are not a big fan of this three-letter word. There are many negative attitudes, emotions and...
Sep 07
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Cushing’s Syndrome: What You Need to Know
Jun 06