What You Must Know About Diabetes

Diabetes is detected by measuring the amount of glucose in the blood after an individual has fasted (abstained from food) for about eight hours. In some cases, physicians diagnose diabetes by administering an oral glucose tolerance test, which measures glucose levels before and after a specific amount of sugar has been ingested. Another test being developed for Type 1 diabetes looks for specific antibodies (proteins of the immune system that attack foreign substances) present only in persons with diabetes. This test may detect Type 1 diabetes at an early stage, reducing the risk of complications from the disease.

Self Esteem

Beware of the dog eat dog theory where everyone else is fighting just to get ahead. This is where non-appreciative people usually thrive. No one will appreciate your contributions even if you miss lunch and dinner, and stay up late. Most of the time you get to work too much without getting help from people concerned. Stay out of this, it will ruin your self esteem. Competition is at stake everywhere. Be healthy enough to compete, but in a healthy competition that is.

5 Ways to Manage your Diet for Diabetes

I’ve had diabetes for five years now, but to tell you that how I maintain weight is perfect would be totally wrong of me. However, I can't advise you to follow my steps because I know what works and what doesn’t, but everyone is different. Before I really begin I must also say that I have learned to eat everything, and so I do! If there is something that you don’t like, there are loads of other diabetic recipes and ideas that you will eat and appreciate.

What Is Diabetes

I have spent the last week in the hospital dealing with my diabetes cause my sugar had went way to high. I never dream I would end up having diabetes and not knowing what it is. I found that I had diabetes in 2014 after I had retired from working. With diabetes such an epidemic…