There are quite a number of myths and quite a lot of controversy surrounding the issue of cholesterol. Some say it’s the cause of one of our deadliest conditions in the world--heart disease. While some say it doesn’t matter whatsoever. The truth probably lies somewhere in the … [Read more...] about Confusions About Cholesterol and Type 2 Diabetes Resolved
Hemoglobin A1c levels, sometimes referred to as A1c or HbA1c, is an often confusing topic for many. And that's exactly why we're going to cover a bunch of questions in the discussion below. If you have questions of your own, please leave them at the bottom and join the … [Read more...] about DISCUSSION: Hemoglobin A1c Levels
Kidney failure is a real risk in type 2 diabetes, which is why it's better to be informed about how the condition develops and it's consequences - some of which can be life-threatening. It does pay to take action in controlling your blood sugar levels and look after your … [Read more...] about How Does Diabetes Cause Kidney Failure?
When it comes to diet and food and managing your type 2 diabetes, you're probably like most of our members and subscribers - you have LOTS of questions. So today's discussion is all about answering some of the questions we've received. If you have your own questions, please … [Read more...] about DISCUSSION: Type 2 Diabetes Diet and Food Q&A
Have you ever been told to stay away from “starches?” When you hear the words “starch and diabetes” mentioned what do you think of? Potatoes? Rice? Bread? Starch is one of those things that some people feel confident to can identify, but in general they have trouble defining or … [Read more...] about Why Starch is a Major Obstacle with Diabetes
It's never nice to talk about potential complications that can occur, but the reality is, it's best to be informed. Among the many complications that type 2 diabetes puts you at risk for are a range of eye problems and eye damage. Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness, … [Read more...] about Common Diabetic Eye Problems Explained