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What is the Difference Between Juvenile and Adult-Onset Diabetes, and What Can We Do about It?

Sunday, November 25th, 2007 Posted in Information, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

It used to be clear that Juvenile, or Type-I diabetes, occurred only with children, and Type-II ("Adult Onset") diabetes occurred solely among adults. While Type-I diabetes remains a problem of the young, and has a different etiology than Type-II ...

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 ...

Diabetes – A Disease Of The Modern Age

Monday, November 6th, 2006 Posted in Information, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

There are two major variations of the disease – Type 1 and Type 2, and they are completely different in root cause. There also exists a type of the disease known as gestational diabetes that is only suffered by pregnant ...

Four Genuine, Potential Diabetes Cures

Sunday, January 1st, 2006 Posted in Diabetes Medicines, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

For several decades now, much research has been made on a disease that has debilitated many - diabetes. Research on type 1 and type 2 diabetes has produced amazing and genuine progress in terms of a real understanding of the ...

Be Informed About Type 1 Diabetes Symptoms

Thursday, April 7th, 2005 Posted in Type 1 Diabetes | No Comments »

Type 1 diabetes symptoms may not seem worth worrying about at first. They can also come on suddenly and very severely. They usually appear and advance quickly over a period of a few weeks or months, and as a result ...

Diabetes Symptom – Restrict Your Glucose Limit Before It Restricts You

Sunday, February 20th, 2005 Posted in News & Articles, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Diabetes affects as many as sixteen million Americans. The inability to use the glucose in the food is a hallmark of diabetes. Because of this, the glucose causes damage to organs including kidneys, hearts, nerves, and eyes because it ...

What Exactly is the Cause of Diabetes?

Monday, October 11th, 2004 Posted in Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

What is the cause of diabetes? This varies from one type of the disease to another. Questions still abound as to exactly why some people get diabetes and others don't. While it may be some time before all the questions ...

What are the Complications of Diabetes?

Saturday, September 25th, 2004 Posted in Information, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Much of the treatment of diabetes is the prevention and avoidance of complications. The complications of diabetes include heart disease, stroke, eye problems which can cause blindness, kidney disease, and vascular problems that can lead to foot amputation. Sixty ...

The Myth About Sugar Free Foods

Sunday, June 27th, 2004 Posted in Foods & Eating, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

If you suffer from Diabetes then you know that keeping track of the sugar in foods you consume is critical to your health. It is a daily process of controlling blood sugar levels. There are many processed snacks such ...

Coping Strategies To Deal With Type 1 Diabetes In Your Child

Sunday, July 22nd, 2001 Posted in Type 1 Diabetes | No Comments »

Nothing can throw you into a tailspin as fast as finding out that your child has a chronic disease like Type 1 diabetes. As a parent, you may go through the whole gamut of emotions from angry to fearful ...