Category Archives: Diabetes Treatment

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 […]

ELIMINATE INJECTION PAIN WITH THE REVOLUTIONARY ADVOCATE FREEZESHOT

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ADVOCATE FREEZESHOT Looking for a product that relieves the pain associated with lancing or injecting? Meet the revolutionary Advocate FREEZEshot. ADVOCATE FREEZEshot  is the pre-injection solution to prevent pain from needle/injection pain. This unique all-natural system quickly numbs the injection site so you never have to fear needle pain again. Great for insulin, B12, Botox, HGH, IVF, […]

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 […]

WHY YOU NEED TO HAVE HEALTHY ORAL HYGIENE HABITS IF YOU HAVE DIABETES

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People living with diabetes have to pay close attention to their overall health and well-being because various complications can arise from the disease. Diabetics are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease, nerve damage, and other health-threatening issues. Another complication that arises from diabetes is an increased risk for periodontal disease, an infection of the gum […]

OCTOBER 2017 NEWSFEED

Type 2 Diabetes Can Be Reversed, But Reality Isn’t That Simple Q: Can Type 2 diabetes be reversed? My son was recently diagnosed with it, but I’m not sure he’s taking it seriously enough. A: I understand your concern: Clearly, your son – and everyone with diabetes – should do whatever they can to combat […]

SEPTEMBER NEWSFEED

Researchers Uncover the Source of Diabetic Nerve Pain A new King’s College London study reveals the molecular basis of chronic nerve pain in diabetes. The findings in mice, published today in Science Translational Medicine, could one day lead to treatments which target the source of the pain.. Read the full article here: Medical Express Adding Lifestyle […]

AUGUST NEWSFEED

Immunotherapy Treatment Shown Safe in Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial A small clinical trial showed an immune system therapy was safe for people with type 1 diabetes, British researchers report. The immunotherapy also showed signs of helping to keep insulin production steady in people newly diagnosed with the disease, the study authors said. Read the […]

JUNE NEWSFEED

Hyperbaric Wound Treatment, Often for Treating Diabetes, Is booming. Is That A Good Thing? The American Diabetes Association does not recommend the treatment. After an ADA committee of experts in diabetes care reviewed the available research last year, it concluded there was “not enough supporting data on the efficacy of this treatment to recommend its […]