What is Diabetes?

Diabetes is a condition in which, due to defects in insulin production or insulin utilization, the body is unable to turn the glucose from food into energy, thereby causing high levels of glucose (sugar) to build up in the bloodstream. It can often go undiagnosed...
Diabetes ABCs.

Diabetes ABCs.

Known as “the ABCs”, understanding your A1C, Blood pressure and Cholesterol numbers can help you determine the success of your overall management regimen. Elevated levels can serve as early warning signs so that corrective action may be taken before irreversible harm...
Diet and Pre – Diabetes.

Diet and Pre – Diabetes.

Prediabetes means that your blood sugar level is higher than normal but not yet high enough to be type 2 diabetes. Without lifestyle changes, people with prediabetes are very likely to progress to type 2 diabetes. If you have prediabetes, the long-term damage of...