Tag Archives: Diabetic

1 in 4 Veterans Has Diabetes – Could You Be The 1?

Are you or someone you love one of our nations proud veterans of military service?  If you are, there is some information you might like to know about veterans and their unusually high incidence of diabetes. As a group, veterans … Continue reading

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Bare Footing? Maybe Not If You’re Diabetic

Summer seems like a natural time to shed your shoes and spread your toes.  If you are diabetic, however, that may be one of the worst things you can do for your feet. Here are a few suggestions for caring … Continue reading

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Ice Cream! A Summer Must!

Did you know that most Americans eat the equivalent of 20 teaspoons of sugar a day? That’s about 150 pounds of sugar per year!  Most of our sugar intake comes from sugary cereals, snacks, soda, and a summer must, ice … Continue reading

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Head Health

Itchy, dry scalp is a common problem. Yes it really is! Most people just don’t want to talk about it. There are many options to choose from when it comes to dry, itchy scalp conditions. But for those who suffer … Continue reading

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Moving on…..

For nearly a year, we have been posting thoughts and information intended to help those living with diabetes. We have learned a lot in the last year from all of you about diabetes and about blogging.   We hope we have been a … Continue reading

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On Your Feet

Severely damaged skin is one of the more troubling problems associated with illness and various forms of treatment.  Diabetics, for example, often experience poor circulation in their feet and hands. Diabetics, however, are not the only ones to suffer from medically related skin conditions.  Chemotherapy, radiation, dialysis and … Continue reading

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No Bones About It

When diving into a basket of chicken wings, do you grab for the little drumettes? Of course you do. They are so much easier to eat than the flat pieces. Do you struggle with knowing the best way to eat the flat wing … Continue reading

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