Tag Archives: Diabetes

Diabetes Awareness Month: What is the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

Diabetes is one of the most common chronic conditions in the U.S. today, with almost 30.3 million of people suffering from difficulties in managing their blood sugar. It is the seventh leading cause of death, and the No. 1 leading cause of kidney failure, adult-onset blindness, and lower limb amputation. Most people with diabetes have… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes: Six things you must look for on food labels to avoid blood sugar spikes

Type 2 diabetes is usually caused by a person being overweight or obese due to poor diet choices. The condition can be hard to identify as symptoms don’t necessarily make a person feel unwell. But if type 2 diabetes is left untreated, serious health complications can occur. One way to prevent and control it is… Read More »