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Who Should Be Tested for Diabetes, and How is Diabetes Diagnosed?
Diabetes is diagnosed using one of four simple blood tests in a doctor’s office or health clinic. The tests measure your blood-glucose level, which means the amount of sugar in your blood. Many people with diabetes do not have symptoms so it is important to get tested if you have risk factors for the disease.
All About Insulin
Types of insulin, administration with needles, pumps, pens, and why insulin is so expensive
What does insulin do? Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas that allows your body to use sugar (glucose) from carbohydrates in the food that you eat for energy or to store glucose for future use. Insulin helps keeps your blood sugar level from getting too high (hyperglycemia) or too low (hypoglycemia).
Diabetes Educators: Referral and Reimbursement
Diabetes self-management and medical nutritional therapy
Information about referring a patient to a Diabetes Educator, as well as insurance and reimbursement issues are included in this physicians' resource.
Diabetes Educators Help Optimize Patient Care
The role of diabetes educators in patient care and diabetes self-management is the focus of this physician's resource center. The purpose of this information is to help physicians overcome the challenges they face every day to provide optimal care to diabetics.
Diabetes Self-management Education Standards
ADA and AADE’s key education topics
The diabetes education topics and programs goals as required by the National Standards for Diabetes Self-management Education and Support are highlighted to help physician's appreciate the role of the diabetes educator in patient care.
Bariatric Surgery
Potential Benefits, Risks and Types of Bariatric Surgery
Many people with obesity can’t simply lose weight with healthy eating and physical activity, despite how hard they may try. Bariatric (obesity) surgery is performed to treat people who have morbid obesity.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) in Female Teenagers and Women
About PCOS and the possible symptoms, risks, and causes
Learn about Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). This is a common condition that causes a range of symptoms, including irregular periods, unwanted hair growth, acne, and weight problems.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Treatment
Learn to recognize the symptoms so you are in the best position to seek help from your doctor to managing your PCOS.
While there is no cure for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), there are many ways to manage symptoms using both lifestyle changes and medication, if necessary. Learn how here.
Recall: TRUEbalance and TRUEtrack Blood Glucose Meters
Voluntary Recall Announced by Nipro Diagnostics™
There are 501 affected TRUEbalance™ and 105 affected TRUEtrack® Blood Glucose Meters that were distributed in the United States from September 2008 to May 2013 involved in this voluntary recall.
Type 1 Diabetes Slideshow
Common Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments for Type 1 Diabetes
This slideshow explains the most common causes, symptoms, and treatments for type 1 diabetes, formerly known as juvenile diabetes.
Jay Cutler is Taking On Type 1 Diabetes
Part 2
Read Part 2 of Jay Cutler’s type 1 diabetes story, including how he’s had to adjust his diet and how the disease has affects his game.
Jay Cutler is Taking On Type 1 Diabetes
Part 3
Read Part 3 of Jay Cutler’s type 1 diabetes story. Article explores how the Chicago Bears quarterback is adjusting to his new status as role model for kids with type 1 diabetes.
Taking On Type 1
How Jay Cutler is inspiring kids to tackle type 1 diabetes
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is an inspiration to kids with type 1 diabetes. Read about his early experiences with the disease, from diet to how it affects his game, and how he’s readjusting to a new title: type 1 role model.
Breakfast: Banana Yogurt Pancakes
A Diabetic Recipe to Start the Day Right
Begin your day right: use our easy, diabetic-friendly recipe for banana yogurt pancakes. Includes diabetic exchanges and nutritional information.
Easy Diabetic Recipes
5 delicious diabetic recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and even dessert!
Visit our Recipe Guide for easy diabetic recipes. We have 5 delicious recipes for you to try, including a dessert recipe for carrot cake. Every diabetic recipe includes nutritional information to help you make smart food decisions as you manage your diab