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Morning Blood Sugar - The Dawn Phenomenon

If you are diabetic you may have noticed that first thing in the morning your fasting blood sugar is the most difficult blood sugar to control. What I have found is that this is especially true if you eat the same thing for breakfast as you do for lunch or dinner. When you do this you may find that

FDA Restricts Use of Diabetes Drug Avandia

The FDA will not ban the safety-troubled diabetes drug Avandia -- but stringent restrictions will make it far harder for doctors to prescribe. In Europe, Avandia sales were halted.

Diabetes And Whole Grains

When your doctor said lower your blood sugar with food and exercise, this is what she meant. When you are first told that you have diabetes, it is likely that you will become worried, overwhelmed and even scared.

Type 2 Diabetes, High Blood Sugar Levels and Oral Health!

Type 2 diabetics can develop a host of oral health issues if steps are not taken to prevent them. Periodontal or gum disease is a common complication of type 2 diabetes, as high blood sugar levels raise the risk of developing this problem, and the problem in turn often raises blood sugar levels. Glu

5 Symptoms of High Blood Sugar

High blood sugar symptoms pose a great risk to health and your daily productivity. You never know, you may already have diabetes. High blood sugar symptoms do not often show up in many people, while there are some cases too that symptoms show up and greatly affect the individual.

Keys to Managing Type 2 Diabetes and Avoiding Infections!

A lot of people aren't aware that they have type 2 diabetes because symptoms are insidious and threaten their health slowly. So, it is not surprising when they experience a chronic cough and consult a physician, they are given a diagnosis of tuberculosis and diabetes. Or when they undergo a rou

Type 2 Diabetes - What Is Polycystic Ovary Disease?

PCOS stands for Polycystic ovary syndrome. This condition is a common hormonal disturbance that usually develops in young women who are around reproductive age. The reason it is named polycystic is because of the appearance of the ovaries in women who have it. Although not all women have the polycys

Diabetes Treatment - 5 Effective Ways

Diabetes can be described as a metabolic disorder for which there is no absolute cure available. Diabetes treatment is all about modifying one's lifestyle for the better management of the disorder. This article contains 5 ways which any diabetes patient can follow to perfectly manage his or her

Diabetic Kids May Benefit From Daily Vitamin E

It's been speculated that vitamin E does many good things for the body, and here's yet another. Vitamin E supplements may protect children with type 1 diabetes from damage to their blood vessels that is common with this disease, according to a study that appears in the September issue of the

Prevent Side Effects From Diabetes Drugs

Learn how to prevent side effects from diabetes drugs and finally optimize blood sugar control. A comprehensive review of medications, side effects, and preventative nutritional strategies.

Baby Skin Problems & Water Fluoridation

The tap water in many cities contains fluoride as well as in specifically-labeled bottled water for children. Fluoride is a chemical added to water to help prevent tooth decay. However, there are reports of negative side effects.