Diabetes health supplies are many and varied. As with a lot of other medical conditions, managing diabetes is not just a case of simply taking a couple of daily tablets. It might involve injecting insulin, measuring blood glucose levels regularly, … Continue reading Diabetes Health Supplies – What Do I Need?
What is a Lancet? A lancet is a sharp instrument / needle used to prick yourself (usually in the finger) to draw a small sample of blood to measure blood glucose level. They are usually used by people with diabetes … Continue reading How to Deal with the Fear of Lancet Needles
It’s no secret that a nutritious diet and regular exercise are vital for good health, and especially important in managing diabetes. However, sometimes lifestyle changes are not enough, and your doctor might add medication to your treatment plan. Unfortunately, this … Continue reading Navigating Your Diabetes Medications Chart
Did you know that some of the diabetes medications you take can cause you to gain weight or lose weight? Yes, this is been scientifically proven. This ‘weight effect’ is something we doctors consider when deciding which medications to prescribe to … Continue reading Type 2 Diabetes Medications That Can Help You Lose Weight