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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 ...

Adjusting to a Type 2 Diabetes Self-Management Plan

Saturday, May 26th, 2007 Posted in Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes and accounts for over 90 percent of all cases. This is a disease in which the body does not make or properly use insulin, which is a hormone that helps ...

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 ...

I've Got Type 2 Diabetes… What Now?

Thursday, April 13th, 2006 Posted in Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

My mother was going to the dialysis center three times a week and suffering from end-stage renal disease when I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. I was only 24 when my doctor told me I had it. I remember ...

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 ...

How Glyconutrients Can Help With Your Diabetes

Saturday, March 26th, 2005 Posted in News & Articles, Type 2 Diabetes | No Comments »

You are about to discover a scientifically proven nutritional supplement that boosts your immune system and gets your diabetes under control. But before we get too far along, let's dispel with some "myths" about diabetes.

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 ...