Category Archives: Current Research

An Ultra-Betic Caplet A Day Keeps the Doctor Away

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Living with diabetes requires monitoring your diet closely, but what’s often overlooked is that you can also supplement food with a daily vitamin. But what if we told you that there is a daily multivitamin made specifically for diabetes? It’s true! And we here at Diabetic Outlet are very excited to announce the arrival of […]

Prep Your Skin for Glucose Testing on-the-go with PandaPod Wipes

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Do you avoid certain activities or events because of the hassle of checking your glucose levels? An emergency can happen extremely quickly if your blood sugar levels are out of the normal range. For some people, it can seem daunting to leave the house with a pack full of diabetic supplies. However, a new tissue […]

Take Wellness and Self-Care Goals Seriously With an Effective Personal Wellness Strategy

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Good self-care and wellness attitudes and practices are essential parts of a healthy and nourishing lifestyle. Placing a high priority on your personal physical, emotional, spiritual, and mental well-being is important at any time of the year. The benefits of practicing good nutrition and hygiene, implementing effective coping strategies, maintaining appropriate social interactions, and seeking […]

5 Affordable Ways Technology Can Help You Manage Your Diabetes

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If you’ve been recently diagnosed with diabetes, your doctor has told you that managing your condition is essential. Fortunately, there are a lot of affordable technologies available — from apps to continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) to smartwatches. As a result, you can stay motivated, feel confident, and keep track of your progress. Continue reading to […]

PROTECT YOUR FEET WITH GLUCOLOGY COPPER-BASED DIABETIC SOCKS

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Diabetic foot pain is a common complication among people with diabetes causing them pain, numbness, sensitivity, discomfort and more. While there are many guidelines for foot care available to us, we too often tend to overlook the impact of footwear particularly the socks. When dealing with diabetic foot complications, it’s imperative that you wear specific […]

THE IMPORTANCE OF MEASURING KETONE FOR DIABETES MANAGEMENT

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Ketones are present in the blood when there is insufficient insulin in the body to change sugar into energy. When this happens, the body draws on fat and muscle for energy, which then produces ketones. Because ketones are a type of acid, they can kick your body’s natural functions out of balance, the extreme outcome […]

APRIL 2018 NEWSFEED

Diet Soda, Sweeteners Can Still Cause Diabetes, Study Finds Although many people think diet soda is a healthier option than other sugary drinks, a new study has found that having beverages using artificial sweeteners can still lead to diabetes and obesity. Researchers from the Medical College of Wisconsin say a study of rats has revealed […]

MARCH 2018 NEWSFEED

American Diabetes Association Releases “Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S.” Report at Annual Call to Congress Event Urging Legislators to Make Diabetes a National Priority the American Diabetes Association (ADA) released its new “Economics of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2017” (Economic Costs of Diabetes) report, detailing the fiscal impact of diabetes on American […]

JANUARY 2018 NEWSFEED

EMT Crews Often Unprepared for Diabetic Crises New research suggests that when it comes to severe low blood sugar episodes in people with diabetes, first responders might not be able to administer a potentially lifesaving medication called glucagon. Glucagon is an injectable medication that prompts the liver to release stored glucose. This quickly raises blood […]

DECEMBER 2017 NEWSFEED

U.S. FDA Approves New Diabetes Drug from Merck and Pfizer A new drug developed by Merck & Co and Pfizer Inc won U.S. approval on Wednesday to treat type II diabetes, the Food and Drug Administration said, adding another competitor to a growing class of treatments. Read the full story here: Reuters Why Having More […]