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Take Charge of your Diabetes

Living with Diabetes?  When you were first diagnosed with Diabetes, or maybe Pre Diabetic you probably didn’t have a clue what it was.  You might have thought you were eating too much sugar maybe?   Or perhaps you thought you would never enjoy your favorite chocolate or candy again?  But now living with Diabetes has become… Continue Reading

Life Insurance For Diabetics With Neuropathy

That burning sensation in your toes and feet could be due to nerve damage from a diabetic related condition called peripheral neuropathy.  Almost 50% of people with either type 1 diabetes  or type 2 diabetes develop nerve damage. Peripheral neuropathy is the most likely outcome, affecting toes, feet, legs, hands, and arms. What’s happening? Over… Continue Reading

10 Diabetes Superfoods

An article provided by the American Diabetes Association about ten diabetes superfoods provided a great start to planning my weekly diet for type 2 diabetes.  The ten best foods included on their list all had a low glycemic index and included other key nutrients such as calcium, fiber, potassium, magnesium and vitamins A, C and E… Continue Reading

Alcohol and Diabetes

Many of us will be attending Super Bowl parties in the coming week, and wonder what is safe for a person with type 2 diabetes.  Of course, any individual decision should be discussed with your personal physician or care team, but in general these, listed below, are the common sense guidelines provided by the American… Continue Reading