Tag Archives: Diabetes Care

Boston Cannons Midfielder Chris Eck Gives the Short Stick to Diabetes

Chris Eck knows well how to faceoff with a short stick on the lacrosse field. Now, he’s learning how to do it off the field, in the game called living with diabetes. The 26-year-old Eck is a midfielder and faceoff … Continue reading

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Diabetes Foot Care: The Basics

When you have diabetes, it’s important to get your feet checked at least twice a year by a physician.  Having diabetes can lead to circulatory and nervous system problems which can contribute to pain and foot deformities. While abundant  information … Continue reading

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What Can You Eat When You Have Celiac Disease?

Both diabetes and celiac are chronic auto-immune diseases in which what you eat is a primary treatment. People with celiac disease must avoid foods containing gluten. There are many gluten-free alternatives, but those speciality foods are often higher in carbohydrates. This … Continue reading

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Talking To Your Children About Your Diabetes

While diabetes can be a scary diagnosis for you, it can also be difficult news to break to your family—especially when you have children. Your children may have questions about your diabetes diagnosis and treatment. By taking control and steering … Continue reading

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Thyroid and Diabetes

If you have type 1 diabetes, there is a good chance you may also be at risk for another autoimmune disease.  Approximately one-third of type 1 patients have markers for another autoimmune disease at diagnosis. One of these diseases is … Continue reading

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Tips for Caring for Diabetes Supplies

Taking care of your diabetes supplies, is an important step in your diabetes-treatment plan. Supplies are fragile and should be treated with care. After all, they help keep you alive – their failure could result in a major detriment to … Continue reading

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Tips for Caring for Diabetes Supplies

Taking care of your diabetes supplies is an important step in your diabetes-treatment plan. Supplies are fragile and should be treated with care. After all, they help keep you alive– their failure could result in a major detriment to your … Continue reading

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