Fundamental Checklist for Diabetic Patients

It takes more time and efforts to be a care provider for a patient of diabetic disease than of other illnesses just because of the total huge amount of medical supplies required for its treatment. Unbelievable! Let’s dig deeper into the problem. Glucose and insulin levels as well as blood pressure are just some of the things that you have to carefully and regularly monitor to ensure that your loved one is in optimal health….

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What is Diabetic Footwear?

What is Diabetic Footwear?

by Rae Z One of the most overlooked and, quite often, needed medical apparel items are diabetic footwear. Many diabetics suffering from diabetic foot problems or numbness are not familiar with the purpose of such footwear or why it is needed. So, the first question to answer about diabetic footwear is exactly what it is. Of course, that would lead to the very next question which would be how diabetic footwear would help. Many people…

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Sweet Tea for Diabetic patient

Sweet Tea for Diabetic patient

by TEDxSanAntonio Besides kick starting your morning, your cup of tea could be a defense against one of the biggest life-threatening diseases- diabetes.  This is a piece of good news especially to those diabetics who are tea enthusiasts.   Many research findings support the positive effect certain varieties of tea have on diabetic patients.  If you are a diabetic who wants to control diabetes by drinking tea, black tea, herbal tea and herbal tea are…

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Facts on Diabetic Amyotrophy

Facts on Diabetic Amyotrophy

by Internet Archive Book Images Diabetic amyotrophy is a diabetic neuropathy that usually occurs to type 2 diabetic patients.  There is a lot of pain and numbness and muscles weakness, most especially in the thigh, hip and buttocks. This condition mostly happens to middle aged women and older men who have type 2 diabetes.  This condition has also been referred as the Bruns-Garland Syndrome, proximal diabetic neuropathy and lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathy. Diabetic amyotrophy is extremely…

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Diabetic Oriental Salad Recipe

Diabetic Oriental Salad Recipe

by TEDxSanAntonio A diabetic actually does not require special foods since their nutritional needs are identical to the non-diabetics.  Common ordinary foods consumed in controlled amounts will continue not only to provide sufficient and adequate diet but also to help control blood sugar.  In fact, the same low-fat and high-carbohydrate diet that has always been advocated for healthy individuals is also perfect for diabetics.  Even though more carbohydrates are encourage as part of a diabetic…

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Latest Diabetic Diet News

Latest Diabetic Diet News

✓ Progress Image by pkingDesign A few months ago I hit a maximum level of frustration with controlling (or not) my diabetes and decided to make some drastic changes. A friend made some clear, strong recommendations about diet changes that had yielded some impressive results with the control of his own type 1 diabetes. In a nutshell, he recommended cutting out as much carbohydrate as possible from my diet – kind of the nuclear option…

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Comparing Diabetic Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia

Comparing Diabetic Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia

by TEDxSanAntonio Diabetics must manage their blood glucose levels through medication, diet, exercise, and daily monitoring. Failure to do so can result in wildly fluctuating blood sugars that can lead to either diabetic hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) or hyperglycemia (high blood sugar). Both of these conditions are dangerous for the diabetic and can lead to other medical complications. The following list compares the many symptoms and complications these two conditions can cause. 1. The on…

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Diabetic Diets – A Single Step to Ensure Lasting Success With Your Diabetic Diet

Diabetic Diets – A Single Step to Ensure Lasting Success With Your Diabetic Diet

by TEDxSanAntonio Managing a diabetic diet can be overwhelming. It was for my mother. But here is what I told her. There is only one thing you must to do for victory. Take a good look at where you sugar is coming from. Most diabetics feel that they do not eat all that much sugar. Admit it, by the time you know of your diabetes you have an ingrained need to eat sweets. This is…

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