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Colleen Kelly
Colleen Kelly
April 24, 2019
If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, you may wonder, “Do I need diabetic socks?” First, let's take a look at what they actually do — and don't do.

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Everything You Need To Know About Interval Training And Diabetes

Interval training is a type of exercise that is beneficial for people with type 2 diabetes. Read on to learn more about interval training and diabetes here.
by Colleen Kelly on April 26, 2018
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Can Yoga Help Keep Blood Sugar Levels in Check?

Did you know that yoga can help improve your blood glucose levels? Learn more about yoga for diabetes, including the most helpful poses, here.
by Afra Willmore on April 4, 2018
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Why You Should Add Exercise to Your Diabetes Management Plan

Exercising is an essential tool in diabetes management. It can burn extra glucose in the body that doesn’t get used. Read more about exercise for diabetics.
by Afra Willmore on November 23, 2017
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Exercise Tips for the Non-Athletic Diabetic

To many people, the thought of getting into an exercise program is a bit frightening. Rebecca offers her exercise tips for diabetics on getting started.
by Rebecca Paciorek on August 16, 2017
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The Benefits of Fitness Trackers for Diabetics

When it comes to disease management, fitness trackers for diabetics like apps and devices are some of the most helpful gadgets.
by Angela Finlay on October 20, 2015
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Finding Ways to Make Exercising Enjoyable

"If you, like me, find the idea of using exercise to keep good control of your diabetes depressing – the key is to find something you enjoy."
by Afra Willmore on May 11, 2015

How Can I Start Being More Active?

Being physically active can help you prevent and manage diabetes. Find out how to take small steps to become more active and keep it up over time.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on December 31, 2013