Diabetes and Hot Weather

June 22nd, 2017|Tags: , , |

Summer and holidays are here and the desire to enjoy it but to keep your diabetes under control. As winter may affect your blood glucose control, high temperatures just do [...]

High Blood Glucose Level: What Options Are There to Bring It Down?

June 6th, 2017|Tags: |

High blood glucose levels, known as hyperglycaemia, can happen suddenly and can be very discomforting. Many individuals wonder what can be done to improve high blood glucose levels and this [...]

Why Insulin Increase Your Weight

April 24th, 2017|Tags: , |

Injectable insulin is one of the most famous treatments for Diabetes type I and II. Still with a very negative overall opinion, insulin is one of the best drugs for blood [...]

Do You Know How to Perform a Great Blood Glucose Test?

March 22nd, 2017|Tags: |

A blood glucose test is a very powerful and easy way to understand how is your diabetes control. It allows you to better understand if the changes you embrace are impacting in your diabetes, [...]

When Should You Check Blood Glucose More Frequently?

March 13th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Blood glucose level (commonly called "blood sugar") is the existing amount of glucose in the blood at a given moment. The blood glucose level is quickly determined by doing a finger prick [...]

How to “Survive” This Christmas

December 22nd, 2016|Tags: , |

Christmas is "the most wonderful time of the year". Is that great moment when families get together, share love, care , happiness and... delicious food! Here is some small tips to [...]

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10 Tips to Take Care of Your Feet

December 12th, 2016|Tags: , , |

As you are aware feet problems are intimately related to diabetes complications. The different types of problems were discussed in the past but there is so much more to talk about [...]

What Is Insulin Resistance?

December 7th, 2016|Tags: , |

Insulin resistance is the main cause of diabetes type 2 and obesity. To understand what is insulin resistance you must know a few important terms frequently used. Insulin Insulin is [...]

What Is a Normal Blood Glucose Level for People With Type 2 Diabetes?

December 5th, 2016|Tags: , |

The debate about the normal blood glucose level for people with type 2 diabetes is one of the most common. In this article I'll focus only in individuals with type 2 diabetes, [...]

How to Improve Your HbA1c

November 28th, 2016|Tags: , , |

Everyone is obsessed with the HbA1c results. From doctors to nurses and people with diabetes, everyone is looking forward for the next HbA1c. But, what is this so famous HbA1c? HbA1c [...]

Diabetes and Cold Weather: When Winter Knocks on Your Door

November 9th, 2016|Tags: |

The winter is here and cold days came to stay! So, there is any relationship to take into account between diabetes and cold weather? The answer is: yes! Everyone is getting [...]

What You Don’t Know About Insulin Injections

November 3rd, 2016|Tags: , , |

One of the most important and basic things to do when using insulin is the injection technique. I often find that patient are not 100% accurate when doing the insulin [...]

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