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Diabetic

8 Remedies for Minor Pet Emergencies

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

1. Problem: Nail injury. Dogs and cats can slice up their nails in a variety of ways -- everything from a too-close nail trim that nicks the quick, t...

Why Managing Diabetes Is a Full-Time Job

Brittany Gilleland | Posted 04.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Brittany Gilleland

I don't think we as diabetics give ourselves half of the credit that we should. "Having diabetes is like running a marathon -- where there isn't a fi...

How I Struggled as a Teen With Diabetes

Brittany Gilleland | Posted 04.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Brittany Gilleland

My teenage years were a struggle, to say the least. I was a typical teenager, combating hormones, stress from school, and lack of self-confidence. Then throw diabetes into the mix, and you have yourself a world full of trouble.

20 Low Carb Side Dishes To Steal The Spotlight This Easter

Lisa Rae Pfeffer | Posted 03.27.2016 | Taste
Lisa Rae Pfeffer

Just because you've decided to lower your carbs doesn't mean you have to sacrifice taste this Easter. Surprise your family members with some flavorful low carb side dishes. I bet they wouldn't even know they are eating low carb!

12 Delicious Low Carb Breakfast Ideas Anyone Can Make

Lisa Rae Pfeffer | Posted 03.14.2016 | Taste
Lisa Rae Pfeffer

For those who have ever counted carbs or watched sugar intake, then you know how hard it is to come up with easy low carb breakfast ideas that are not all about the eggs and bacon. But fear not! Some of the best low carb bloggers have got you covered in this department.

A Main Street Way to Help Obese People

Don McNay | Posted 10.24.2014 | Business
Don McNay

"Don't you know things can change Things'll go your way If you can hold on for one more day" -Wilson Phillips I'm 55 years old and morbidly obese. ...

Diabetes: Let Food Be Thy Medicine

Linda Larrowe Bergersen | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Larrowe Bergersen

The medical community should be in the forefront of directing patients toward better, natural foods, and, if need be, advising that any diabetic contact a certified nutritionist to help guide them away from diabetes.

Paula Deen's Diabetes: Are We Getting the Right Message?

Riva Greenberg | Posted 03.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

The blogosphere was thrumming about whether the Food Network's down-home Southern queen, Paula Deen, has Type 2 diabetes. Yes, by now you know she does.

How Type 2 Diabetes Became A Global Epidemic -- And What You Can Do To Stop It

Deepak Chopra | Posted 02.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

Type 2 diabetes has become an increasing problem in modern America. Because it is chiefly linked to obesity, as more people become overweight and as the age of gaining weight reaches down into childhood, a largely preventable disease turns into an epidemic.

Could You Be One Of Millions With Undiagnosed Type 2 Diabetes?

Susan B. Dopart, M.S., R.D., C.D.E. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan B. Dopart, M.S., R.D., C.D.E.

Type 2 or adult-onset diabetes does not normally come on like a lightning bolt or an earthquake, but silently develops over years.