Diabetes and Your Heart: the Connection

If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, managing common symptoms like fatigue and increased hunger may be your most immediate concern. What you may not be aware of, however, is that heart disease and stroke are also linked to diabetes. Health experts want patients to make that connection, because…

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5 Things Everyone Taking Diabetes Medications Should Do

Diabetes can definitely be a challenging condition to manage, especially when it comes to medications. If you are diabetic, there are five key things you need to do to get the most health benefits from your prescriptions.  Guest post by: Mike Shelley Fourth Year Pharmacy Student Northeast Ohio Medical University As I approach the start…

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How High Is Your Risk for Diabetes? Take the Quiz.

November is National Diabetes Month, intended to promote awareness of diabetes, a condition which affects 29 million Americans. Researchers have identified risk factors of those who are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes. Are you at risk for type 2 diabetes? You could be if you: Are overweight Are not active Are age 45…

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