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Diabetes: Do You Know If You Have It?

Thursday, October 18th, 2007 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Nearly 7% of Americans have some type of diabetes. Unfortunately, nearly one third of those people are unaware they suffer from it. When a person has diabetes, their body is unable to use the glucose that is in the ...

A Brief Overview Of Diabetes And Diet

Friday, March 17th, 2006 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, News & Articles | No Comments »

Diabetes has been around for centuries. There are presently sixteen millions diabetics in America, but eight million do not know that they have the disease. Today, diabetes is in third place as the cause of mortality, behind cardiovascular diseases and ...

What are the Symptoms of Gestational Diabetes?

Sunday, December 23rd, 2001 Posted in Gestational Diabetes | No Comments »

Gestational diabetes is a condition in which a pregnant woman suffers from higher then normal blood glucose levels. Medical science does not know the exact cause of this form of diabetes but many think it is linked to the stress ...

A Simple "Diabetes For Dummies" Overview

Tuesday, June 6th, 2000 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Diabetes is growing at an epidemic pace in the United States, there is no arguing that. Over 20 million Americans have diabetes, with 6 million of them not even knowing it. Unfortunately, many people have no idea what diabetes really is, ...

Early Symptoms of Diabetes

Thursday, March 23rd, 2000 Posted in Gestational Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Although there are three different kinds of diabetes, the first set of symptoms to be experienced are typically those of hyperglycaemia, or an excess in blood sugar (glucose), and this is the first indicator something isn't quite right. The symptoms of ...