High Blood Sugar, Diabetes, and Your Body
Why are high blood sugar levels bad? WebMD examines the role of sugar in the development of diabetes and related conditions.
Best and Worst Foods for Diabetes
Making healthy food and drink choices is key to managing diabetes. WebMD offers guidelines to choose the best and avoid the worst.
Home Blood Sugar Testing
Learn about the latest and most effective tests available to check your own blood sugar levels if you have diabetes.
Be Prepared for Low Blood Sugar
If you rely on insulin injections or certain pills to manage your diabetes, you’re at risk of low blood sugar, called hypoglycemia. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself out of this danger zone and stay prepared.
Healthy Living for Everyone With Diabetes
Find out the kinds of food to eat and the best way to exercise if you want to get your diabetes under control.
When Insulin Isn't Enough for High Blood Sugar
Find out how to bring blood sugar spikes under control if taking insulin for your diabetes isn't doing the trick.
Warning Signs of Diabetes Problems
Learn the symptoms of health problems you can get when your blood sugar is out of control, such as nerve damage, skin problems, and eye trouble.
How to Count Your Carbs
If you are managing diabetes, get tips on how to keep track of how many carbohydrates you eat.
How Does a Continuous Glucose Monitor Work?
WebMD explains continuous glucose monitors for diabetes -- how they work and who might benefit from using one.
Dental Problems and Diabetes
Learn more from WebMD about how uncontrolled diabetes can lead to gum disease and infection.