Insulin is probably a word you’ve heard a lot in relation to diabetes, but have you ever asked yourself, where does insulin come from? Have you wondered about what it does, and how we’re able to put it in vials … Continue reading Where Does Insulin Come From and What Does It Do?
A healthy diet is a critical component of diabetes management, as it helps keep your blood sugar in your target range. Unfortunately, there’s a misconception that healthy eating equates to depriving yourself of the foods you love. That couldn’t be farther … Continue reading 5 Simple Steps to Creating Your Diabetes Diet Plan (Sample Menu Inside)
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