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Diabetes and Prediabetes Afflict More Than 100 Million Americans

By Kent Peterson No Comments

Many of them don’t know it, making the problem worse.

Type 2 Diabetes May Be Reversed Without Surgery

By Kent Peterson No Comments

The benefits of intensive diabetes care might be greater than we thought. Here's what recent research reveals.

The Top 10 Tips for Traveling Safely With Diabetes

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

Jewels Doskicz, RN, discusses 10 travel tips to help you get where you want to go while safely managing your diabetes.

A Closer Look at the New Book, Diabetes: 365 Tips for Living Well

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Author Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN, speaks with Diabetic Connect about her new book and her passion for diabetes education.

Introducing: the Periodic Table of Diabetes Management

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 2 Comments

The Periodic Table of Diabetes Management organizes, displays, and explains the 105 elements of living with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Understanding Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes: Part 1

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Check out the differences and similarities between type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Check Out Upcoming Diabetes Expos in 2015

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Here's a quick overview of the remaining ADA diabetes expos taking place in 2015.

Are You More at Risk for Diabetes Because of Where You Live?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Neighborhoods with more resources to stay physically active may decrease diabetes risk.

Diabetes Challenges: Tips for Young Adults

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

What is it that makes diabetes care especially difficult for young adults, and how can you combat these challenges?

Reduce Your Diabetes Risk with a High-Fiber Diet

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

Study confirms that increasing your daily fiber intake will decrease your chances of developing type 2 diabetes.

Gastric Bypass: Do the Benefits Outweigh the Risks?

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Interested in gastric bypass? Learn about the benefits and the risks of this surgery before you take the plunge.

What Matters in Diabetes Care: Responding

By Douglas Michael Massing, Type 2 Diabetes Advocate No Comments

Once you have created a strategy for your diabetes care, it's time to put your plan into action

5 Tips for Managing Your Diabetes While Pregnant

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Pregnant women with diabetes have a number of health considerations to make.

Diabetes Life Hacks: #DCDE Twitter Chat Summary

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Check out some of the "diabetes hacks" that our Twitter chat participants came up with.

What Matters in Diabetes Care: Forming a Strategy

By Douglas Michael Massing, Type 2 Diabetes Advocate No Comments

Having a clear strategy in place can make a big difference in dealing with diabetes. A firm strategy is the best tool to overcome diabetes.

The DIALBEST Trial Among Latinos with Type 2 Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

A study of the impact provided by community health workers has yielded some good results among the Latino community.