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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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Increase Insulin Sensitivity

Learning how to increase insulin sensitivity can have many benefits for those suffering from type 2 diabetes. Read on to learn more about simple solutions.
by Nicole Barnick on February 28, 2019
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What You Need to Know About Cardiovascular Diabetes Medications

Your doctor may add cardiovascular diabetes medication to your treatment plan as it may help to manage diabetes, blood sugar levels, and protect the heart.
by Colleen Kelly on October 16, 2018
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Is It Possible to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?

There's no shortage of posts and articles online about “curing” diabetes, but is there any truth to the rumor? Can diabetes be reversed?
by Colleen Kelly on January 23, 2018
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6 Natural Remedies to Help Manage Diabetes

There are several natural ways to treat diabetes, including the plants you grow in your garden! Learn more about what herbs and veggies can help you.
by Colleen Kelly on December 19, 2017

Here Is Everything You Need to Know About Diabetic Medications

Metformin? Insulin? Glipizide? What are all these diabetes medications and why do you need them? Here's everything to know about diabetes medications.
by Rebecca Paciorek on September 28, 2017
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Looking at the Pros and the Cons of Insulin Pens

Making the switch from using a syringe and vial to using a diabetes pen can be scary. If you're unsure, check out these pros and cons about insulin pens.
by Colleen Kelly on June 21, 2017
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Does Cinnamon Help Diabetes?

Is cinnamon good for diabetes? Cinnamon has long been thought to have a wide variety of health benefits. Learn more about cinnamon and diabetes here.
by Afra Willmore on March 29, 2017
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Tips for Maintaining Good Diabetes Management

There are many reasons why diabetics fail to maintain good diabetes management. Consider these tips for finding the willpower to keep up with treatment.
by Afra Willmore on May 5, 2015
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Can Massage Help in the Management of Diabetes?

Massage is frequently recommended for diabetics. There are many benefits you can expect to occur. Learn more about diabetes and massage here.
by Dr. Donna on August 18, 2014
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Can Chiropractic Treatments Help With Diabetes Management?

If you don’t know much about chiropractors and what they do, it’s easy to wonder how it be possible that a chiropractor can help with diabetes.
by Dr. Donna on August 12, 2014