Can Diabetes Cause Brain Damage?

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Can diabetes cause brain damage? We all know that diabetes is full of highs and lows and it can have a significant damaging effect on the body. What about the brain? How does that roller coaster of blood sugars that is diabetes affect our brain?   I remember one time when visiting my parents, my … Read more

What Is Type 1 Diabetes treatment?

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In this article, we will learn what is type 1 diabetes treatment. Why? Because until our grandson was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, I wasn’t aware that there were different types of diabetes let alone the fact that there are different treatments for each. I figured that if I wasn’t aware of this, in spite … Read more

What should I eat if my sugar is high?

What should I eat if my sugar is high

“What should I eat if my blood sugar is high” is a question every diabetic has contemplated at one time or another. Knowing what to eat and understanding how it affects your blood sugar can be very daunting, especially at the beginning of your diabetic journey. It is important to remember that prolonged high blood … Read more

What is Type 1 Diabetes Treatment

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After a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes and you are told there is no cure, it becomes essential to learn what is type 1 diabetes treatment. Initially, when our grandson was diagnosed we were full of questions and our minds were clearly racing and we had no idea where this type 1 journey would lead … Read more

What’s Hyperglycemia

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Controlling blood glucose (sugar) levels is key in any Diabetes Management Plan and that is why it is important to fully understand What’s Hyperglycemia and know how to treat it. Wikipedia explains hyperglycemia as a condition in which an excessive amount of glucose (sugar) circulates the plasma. Hyperglycemia can be very serious and is a … Read more