How to Exercise When You Have Diabetic Neuropathy
Exercise is a great way for improving control over your diabetes. But exercising can be difficult if you have diabetic neuropathy. Here’s what you can do to overcome the limitations imposed by this debilitating medical condition.Holiday Helps to Manage Diabetes
November is National Diabetes Month and the Center for Disease Control reports that there are 29.1 million people diagnosed and undiagnosed, that are challenged with this disease in the United States. As a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) I focus on wise food choices throughout the year.Type 2 Diabetes – Are Obese Mothers With High HbA1c After Delivery at Risk of Developing Diabetes?
Obesity is a known risk factor for Gestational, or pregnancy-related diabetes as well as to a Type 2 diabetes diagnosis. Gestational and other forms of diabetes are known for being health hazards both to expectant mothers and their baby. Researchers at University Children’s Hospital in Dusseldorf and a number of other research facilities in Germany looked at nondiabetic pregnancies in obese mothers. The aim was to learn whether slightly high blood sugar levels could also be associated with similar health problems.Type 2 Diabetes – Does Having a Heart Attack Lead to Diabetes?
It is well-established anyone who has been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes is at a high risk for heart and blood vessel disease. Researchers at the Catholic University of Korea, in Seoul, Republic of Korea, looked at the possibility heart attack patients could also be at risk for developing Type 2 diabetes.Tye 2 Diabetes – The Effect of Telephone-Delivered Lifestyle Support on the Development of Diabetes
Lifestyle is important for all aspects of health, and Type 2 diabetes is a good example of how much difference eating healthy foods and taking part in regular physical activity can make. Researchers at the National Organization Medical Center Kyoto and several other institutions in Japan tried a system of telephone-based lifestyle support to learn whether it could make a difference in preventing the development of Type 2 diabetes.