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    1. Plain Truth: Diabetes Myths Debunked

      Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases -- and one of the most misunderstood. "Even patients who do their best to be well-informed have misconceptions about the disease," says Fredric Kraemer, MD, professor of medicine at Stanford University. "Because diabetes is so prevalent, education

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    2. Diabetes News Roundup

      Good Egg Want your salad to pack a powerful punch? Top a mix of vegetables with whole eggs. A colorful salad gives you a good mix of carotenoids, nutrients that lower inflammation and help the body detoxify. And cooked whole eggs may help the body absorb those nutrients. Researchers measured the car

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    3. Blood Sugar Highs and Lows

      When you have type 2 diabetes, you want to avoid hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia. The words sound alike, but the two conditions are very different. What's hyperglycemia? It means high blood sugar. Blood sugar can run high when you eat too much. And "if you take diabetes medicine, you can get high blo

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    4. Type 1 Diabetes: Are You as Smart as a 2nd Grader?

      All you really need to know about type 1 diabetes Eric Hamblin likely learned in kindergarten. This 8-year-old was diagnosed at 18 months of age, and he already has enough smarts to teach first-year med students a thing or two about the disease. “I just want to say one thing, and that’s you guys don

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    5. Trial Tests Whether TB Shot Fights Type 1 Diabetes

      By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, June 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers are launching a clinical trial to see if a vaccine approved long ago to prevent tuberculosis may also hold promise as a treatment for type 1 diabetes. The proposed five-year study is designed to investigate whe

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    6. Could Diabetes Run in Your Relationship?

      June 8, 2015 -- Spouses or live-in partners of people newly diagnosed with diabetes were twice as likely to get the condition within a year later, a large study shows. "We know that health-related risks tend to occur among people who are socially connected," said Mohammed K. Ali of Emory University.

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    7. Could Type 2 Diabetes Shield Against ALS?

      By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Type 2 diabetes may reduce the risk of developing the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a new study suggests. ALS, also called Lou Gehrig's disease after the famed baseball player who died of

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    8. Vegan Diet Might Ease Diabetic Nerve Pain

      By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A vegan diet might help people with diabetes-related nerve damage shed weight and find some pain relief, a small pilot study suggests. Vegan diets are free of all animal products, including eggs and dairy. Instead, people g

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    9. High-Fiber Diet and Type 2 Diabetes Risk

      By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People who get a lot of fiber in their diet may be lowering their odds for type 2 diabetes, new research shows. "We are not certain why this might be, but potential mechanisms could include feeling physically full for lo

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    10. What to Eat to Keep Your Blood Sugar in Check

      You need to eat wisely to keep your diabetes in check. The key is to choose healthy foods and portion sizes so that you can control both your weight and blood sugar levels. The first step: Learn what’s good for you, says diabetes educator Emmy Suhl, RD, CDE, of Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston. “The

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