Category: Diabetes Management

Diabetes Management

WOUND CARE

People with diabetes are indeed at higher risk of developing foot ulcers primarily due to a combination of neuropathy (nerve damage leading to loss of

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Diabetes Management

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)

Feeling drained all day despite getting a good night’s sleep? Noticed an unusual breathing pattern while sleeping? Coupled with obesity or being overweight, these could

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Diabetes Management

Thyroid Test

The thyroid is a little gland that sits like a butterfly at the bottom of the trachea, right on top of the collarbone. It is

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Diabetes Management

What is diabetes?

All your body cells need energy, and their primary source is glucose, which requires the hormone insulin to enter the cells. In diabetes, there is

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Diabetes Management

HOW WELL DO YOU SLEEP?

Sleeping less or having disrupted sleep affects brain function, imbalances the hormones, and increases inflammation. All these factors can negatively affect your blood glucose. First,

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Diabetes Management

Denial in Living with Diabetes

Are you tempted to deny the diagnosis of diabetes or know someone is living in denial and even not fully acknowledging that they must live

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Diabetes & unexplained infertility
Diabetes Management

Diabetes and Sexual problems

A typical long-term complication of poorly controlled diabetes is a deterioration of potency—the failure to have or keep an erection.

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