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7 Ways to Save Money on Diabetes Drugs and Supplies

7 Ways to Save Money on Diabetes Drugs and Supplies

August 18, 2015
The average person with diabetes runs up almost $8,000 a year in medical expenses directly related to the disease, according to the American Diabetes Association. This is about more than twice as much as someone who does not have diabetes.
Sitting Disease: Are You at Risk?

Sitting Disease: Are You at Risk?

May 11, 2015
Sitting disease, or metabolic syndrome, can develop when you don't move enough throughout the day. Find out if you're at risk for symptoms like high blood pressure and diabetes. Then be sure to check out our motivating tips for moving your body more.
6 Things You Can Do To Improve Memory

6 Things You Can Do To Improve Memory

Here are 6 ways to help you improve your memory and decrease your risk of developing dementia.
March 13, 2015
Grocery Shopping on a Budget

Grocery Shopping on a Budget

If you have diabetes, you know that what you eat is critical to your health. But finding highly nutritious foods when you are on a budget, or live in an area with limited grocery stores, can be challenging. Here are some tips on how to shop on a limited budget.
January 15, 2015
Diabetes and Poverty

Diabetes and Poverty

Despite having insurance, difficulty paying for food and medications affects a persons ability to cope with their diabetes.
January 15, 2015
Food-insecurity and medication underuse due to affordability are two factors affecting low-income people with diabetes.
Healthy for the Holidays: Tips for People With Diabetes

Healthy for the Holidays: Tips for People With Diabetes

7 Tips for a Healthier Holiday From a Diabetes Educator
October 29, 2014
7 Tips for a healthier holiday from an Diabetes Educator.
Can Age-Related Diseases be Prevented?

Can Age-Related Diseases be Prevented?

A low-calorie, healthy diet has been found to forestall diseases and extend a healthy life.
October 03, 2014
In older people, chronic diseases tend to come in a package, with more than 70% of people over the age of 65 years having at least two age-related disorders (eg, arthritis, diabetes, cancer, heart

New GLP-1 Approved for Type 2 Diabetes

Tanzeum (albiglutide) is the third GLP-1 approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
April 17, 2014
There are an estimated 26 million people with diabetes in the United States, and two-thirds of them are overweight or obese.
Be Prepared—Lessons Learned From Sandy

Be Prepared—Lessons Learned From Sandy

October 29, 2013
My Diabetes Emergency Plan tells patients how to prepare for natural disasters and power outages.
What Causes Diabetes-related Foot Problems?

What Causes Diabetes-related Foot Problems?

Diabetic Neuropathy, Infections, and Poor Shoe Choices
November 12, 2012
Article explains internal and external factors that can lead to diabetes-related foot problems.
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