Skip to content

    Diabetes Health Center

    Features Related to Diabetes

    1. Healthy Holiday Appetizers

      'Tis the season for socializing! Beyond the major holidays, your calendar is likely packed with office parties, neighborhood open houses, and family get-togethers … and your regular eating schedule is apt to get thrown out of whack. But with these tips -- and some new veggie-based appetizer recipes

      Read Full Article
    2. Diabetes and Holiday Stress

      The holidays are right around the corner, and they often come with a heaping helping of stress. That extra tension can seriously affect your blood sugar, experts say, in at least two significant ways. 1. Hormonal changes. Stress wreaks havoc on your hormones, and the release of stress-related hormon

      Read Full Article
    3. Diabetes News Roundup

      206: Number of calories a 50-year-old, 150-pound woman burns during 30 minutes of shoveling snow. A 200-pound man the same age burns 276 calories. Source: HealthStatus 15: Grams of sugar in a cup of homemade hot cocoa with whole milk. Source: USDA 14: Grams of sugar in an average candy cane. It also

      Read Full Article
    4. Diabetes-Related Skin Conditions

      Diabetes gives you a good reason to pamper your skin. You're more prone to problems like dryness when you have the disease. And because diabetes raises your chances of infections, even a minor skin condition can become a more serious problem. This guide will fill you in on common skin issues you mig

      Read Full Article
    5. How Does Type 2 Diabetes Affect Memory?

      Q&A with Elizabeth Seaquist, MD, professor of medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School's Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism. Q. How does type 2 diabetes affect memory? A. Studies show that people with type 2 diabetes are at increased risk for Alzheimer's disease. They're also

      Read Full Article
    6. Do You Make Good Food Choices?

      Holiday buffets are notorious diet-wreckers. And when you have diabetes, a table piled with high-carb, high-fat treats is a blood-sugar disaster waiting to happen. WebMD diabetes community member max9821 avoids weight gain and sugar swings by planning ahead and brown-bagging meals. "I make sure I ha

      Read Full Article
    7. How to Overcome Diabetes Burnout

      Let's be honest: The day-to-day routine of living with diabetes -- testing your blood sugar, taking medications, counting carbohydrates -- can wear a person out. Many people go through times when they feel frustrated or defeated by the disease. Some even choose to ignore parts (or all) of their trea

      Read Full Article
    8. How to Handle a Cold or Flu -- With Diabetes

      You're new to diabetes, but you feel you're keeping it under control. Then, bam! You get sick. Diabetes can be tricky when you're under the weather. But if you let your blood sugar get out of whack, you'll feel worse. If you come down with a cold, fever, or flu this winter, you'll be back on your fe

      Read Full Article
    9. Your Holiday Wellness Guide for Type 1 Diabetes

      What's the best way to manage your type 1 diabetes during the holiday frenzy? Slow down. Give yourself plenty of time to get your errands done. Eat the foods that make your holidays special, but be aware of what and how much you enjoy so you can adjust your insulin. While changes from the usual rout

      Read Full Article
    10. 4 Ways to Conquer Your Inner Critic With Diabetes

      You know how to eat and exercise to stay healthy with diabetes. The problem is, you don't always do what you know you should, right? Before your plans for staying healthy go off the rails, you can spot early signs of self-sabotage: procrastination, self-defeating behavior, fear, and perfectionism. R

      Read Full Article
    Displaying 51 - 60 of 192 Articles << Prev Page 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Next >>

    Today on WebMD

    Diabetic tools
    Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and more.
    woman flexing muscles
    10 strength training exercises.
     
    Blood sugar test
    12 practical tips.
    Tom Hanks
    Stars living with type 1 or type 2.
     
    kenneth fujioka, md
    Video
    Can Vinegar Treat Diabetes
    Article
     
    Middle aged person
    Tool
    jennie brand miller
    Video
     

    Prediabetes How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
    Article
    type 2 diabetes
    Slideshow
     
    food fitness planner
    Tool
    feet
    Slideshow