Yes, the habits that lead to being overweight can also lead to Type 2 diabetes – but what about after you’ve been diagnosed? What does weight loss do for you then? After you have been diagnosed with diabetes, whether it is Type 1, Type 2 or Ge [...]

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Tom Hanks recently divulged his diagnosis on The Late Show with David Letterman. He was supposed to be there to talk about the release of his new movie, “Captain Phillips” but instead told viewers his doctor had “graduated” him to Type 2 diab [...]

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Are you nervous to talk to your doctor about sex?  A study in the journal Diabetes Care found that only 19% of women and only about 50% of men with diabetes have talked to their doctor about their sex lives.  However, the fact of the matter is that [...]

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It’s that time of year we all dread, the barrage of, “get your flu shot here, now!” we are entering flu season (October to late May - not exactly a ‘season,’ but).  Being prepared for flu season is even more important if you have any type [...]

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One of the biggest factors in positively managing your diabetes is how much support you have from others.  Let’s face it, living a healthy life and regularly testing your blood glucose can be exhausting.  And, like many big lifestyle choices and [...]

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Quick and easy from The Diabetic Pastry Chef These looked so tasty we had to try them ourselves and they were gone in what seemed to be an instant! People were licking the wrappers, had Nutella on the tips of their noses. Definitely worth a bake, [...]

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