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Managing Diabetes During Cold Weather

5 Tips for Managing Diabetes During Cold Weather

5 Tips for Managing Diabetes During Cold Weather

With the temperature dropping, it’s important to take better care of yourself. Learn how easy managing diabetes during cold weather can be with these simple tips. While Fall and Winter seasons are usually enjoyable and happier because of the Holidays, for those living with diabetes it can mean a lot of hard work and worry.

Diabetes Friendly Holiday Recipes

Our 10 Favorite Diabetes Friendly Holiday Recipes

You too can enjoy the holiday season without skipping on indulgences. Check out these diabetes friendly holiday recipes and try for yourself! With the holiday season starting and families coming together to celebrate, decadent foods and delicious drinks are all the hype, and they are everywhere! But when you are living with diabetes, some control

Fighting Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms

Another Reason to Eat Your Broccoli: Fighting Type 2 Diabetes Symptoms

See how foods like broccoli can help with fighting type 2 diabetes symptoms There may be another reason the old adage “eat your vegetables” is so popular, as researchers have discovered that a compound in broccoli might help treat Type 2 diabetes symptoms. A recent study publishing in Science Translational Medicine by lead author Dr.

health tips for summer heat

6 Health Tips for Summer Heat

Implement these health tips for summer heat to keep you safe during hotter temperatures. With summer finally here, the warmer weather is a welcomed invitation for most people to get outside and have fun. This may include a day at the beach, a picnic with a loved one, playing volleyball with your kids, golfing, or

Wearable Diabetes Technology

The Future Wearable Diabetes Technology is (Just About) Here

Learn about revolutionary wearable diabetes technology that may be coming to market soon! New wearable diabetes technology may be just around the corner thanks to researchers from The University of Texas at Dallas. The team has been working for several years to develop a wearable diagnostic tool that uses a microscopic amount of user’s sweat

Diabetes Fitness Plan

The Diabetes Fitness Plan: What is the Best Exercise for Diabetics?

Want to improve your health with Type 2 diabetes? Try this fun and easy diabetes fitness plan from! Following a diabetes fitness plan is an essential part of managing Type 2 diabetes. If you have been diagnosed as having prediabetes or Type 2 diabetes, a program of regular exercise can significantly improve your health

Blood Sugar Monitor

The Newest Blood Sugar Monitor Could Be a Tattoo

Learn more about revolutionary blood sugar monitor technology being developed by researchers at MIT. Blood sugar monitors and finger pricking are a daily routine for diabetic patients but the newest monitoring system may be found in a tattoo. Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed ink that acts as a biosensor. The biosensor

Painless Finger Pricking

9 Tips for Painless Finger Pricking

Tired of painful diabetes testing? These tips for painless finger pricking will help! For many people living with diabetes, pricking their finger to test blood glucose levels is a painful ordeal. According to the American Diabetes Association and other sources, checking your blood sugar regularly is an essential part of managing diabetes. But no matter

Tips for Managing Your Child's Diabetes

Tips for Managing Your Child’s Diabetes

Learn about managing diabetes with diet at When a son or daughter is diagnosed with diabetes, parents want to know everything they can to help their child thrive despite the disease. It isn’t uncommon for both the child and parents to have feelings of fear, shock, confusion or anger at first. While any diagnosis

Accu-Chek Launches New Subscription Box

        An increasing number of diabetics have opted for the convenience of having their testing supplies shipped directly to their homes. At the same time, monthly subscription boxes have become all the rage. Whether you are looking for snacks, sweet treats, or even toys for your dogs, people are loving the idea