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Top Risk Factors For Diabetes

Diabetes is the body’s inability to make or effectively use insulin, a hormone that helps the body utilize glucose for energy. There are three types of diabetes: type 1, type 2, and gestational. Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that only occurs in women who are pregnant, and it [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:49:23-07:00October 1st, 2014|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Top Risk Factors For Diabetes

Pinterestin’ Boards For Diabetic Patients

Pinterest is an online tool for “pinning” images and websites, much like a corkboard you might keep in your kitchen to tack up family pictures, recipes, interesting quotes, or to-do lists. Previously, people used the bookmark function on their computers to set aside websites for future reference, but many times [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:49:29-07:00September 29th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment

Diabetic Neuropathy – Dr. Richard Jacoby

Exploring Diabetic Neuropathy By Dr. Richard Jacoby Diabetic neuropathy (nerve damage) is a common complication of diabetes. About 60 to 70 percent of people with diabetes have some form of neuropathy. Some people have no symptoms, but others may experience pain, tingling, burning, or numbness (loss of feeling) in the hands, arms, [...]

By |2013-09-18T18:04:45-07:00September 26th, 2013|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Diabetic Neuropathy – Dr. Richard Jacoby