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Hemoglobin A1c Levels

Hemoglobin A1c Levels [box] What You Need To Know About Your Hemoglobin A1c Levels Your hemoglobin A1c levels measure your average blood sugar over the last 2 to 3 months. Hemoglobin A1c levels give you an idea of how your diabetes control is doing overall. What You Need To Do About Your Hemoglobin A1c Levels…

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Would You Have Bariatric Surgery For Your Diabetes?

[box] What You Need To Know- Diabetes Bariatric Surgery Studies have demonstrated weight loss, improved glucose levels, and remission of diabetes in some patients. Most studies have only looked at 2 years of postoperative data. What You Need To Do- Diabetes Bariatric Surgery Talk with your doctor to determine if you might be a good…

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Diabetes Problems and Question

How are you? I hope you are doing well! I need you to answer one question for me: Is there anything you want me to write a blog post about? Do you have a diabetes questions or problems you would like me to address on the website? To be honest, a lot of the content…

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What Everybody Ought To Know About Prediabetes

Prediabetes is an important medical condition because you are at higher risk for heart attacks and stroke. More importantly, if you take the steps outlined in this video, you may be able to prevent diabetes.  Learn what you need to know and do to take care of prediabetes.

What Is the Definition of Acanthosis Nigricans?

A brown to black hyperpigmentation of the skin. Acanthosis is commonly seen in skin folds such as under the arms or in the back of the neck. Acantosis nigricans is commonly seen in obesity and can also mean that you have insulin resistance. Acanthosis nigricans may improve when insulin resistance improves.

Do You Recognize These 11 Early Warning Signs of Borderline Diabetes?

What You Need To Know- Borderline Diabetes Diabetes does not just develop overnight. Borderline diabetes may have no symptoms at all, or you may experience 1 or more of the symptoms described below. You can prevent diabetes if you identify borderline diabetes early. What You Need To Do- Borderline Diabetes If you have any of…

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What Is Diabetes?

What Is Diabetes You or a loved one may have recently been diagnosed, but can you really answer the question “What Is Diabetes?” In general, diabetes is your body’s inability to naturally store and use glucose, the body’s main fuel, appropriately. As a result the sugar level in your blood increases. This condition is also…

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How Prediabetes Is Different From Diabetes

How Prediabetes Is Different From Diabetes [box] What You Need To Know & Do About Pre Diabetes What You Need To Know About Pre Diabetes Your blood sugar is too igh, but not yet high enough to cal diabetes.. You will not have symptoms, so you need to be tested.. What You Need To Do…

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Have You Gotten Your Flu Shot?

I have never understood it, but I see many people who choose not to get flu shots despite knowing better. Patients will tell me “I never get sick from the flu.” I will then tell them that past wellness is not necessarily indicative of future wellness and that the benefits for flu prevention significantly outweigh…

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Diabetic Foot Care- 11 Tips To Improve Your Diabetic Foot Care

Incorporating These Diabetic Foot Care Tips Will Prevent Complications Diabetic foot care is very important because you are more likely to have foot problems because you have diabetes. Diabetes damages the nerves and makes it less likely that you will feel pain. As a result, you are more likely to injure your foot or not…

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