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Diabetes Health: Get More Out of Your Doctor Visit

When you go to the doctor, it is important that you act as a good self-advocate by properly explaining your symptoms. However, since many people do not have medical training, it can sometimes be difficult to convey properly, exactly what we are feeling. This can sometimes result in you leaving your doctor’s office feeling frustrated … Continue reading Diabetes Health: Get More Out of Your Doctor Visit

Diabetes Health Type 2: Everyday Worries, Diabetes Style

It’s not the everyday worries that “normal” people stress about. Diabetes makes you worry about it every day, all day. My husband is quick to ask “Can you change what you’re worrying about?” and when I confirm that I can’t, he reminds me that there is no point in worrying. That might be true when … Continue reading Diabetes Health Type 2: Everyday Worries, Diabetes Style

Diabetes Health Round Up

AskNadia: My Doctor Won’t Perform Surgery Because of My High A1C Type 2 Diabetes: 200-pound Loss Helps Phillip Get Off of Insulin and Metformin Diabetes Health in the News Podcast: 10 Risk Biomarkers Can Help Predict Cardiovascular Risks in Type 2 Diabetes That’s What D-Friends Are For Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Diabetes and … Continue reading Diabetes Health Round Up

Living with Type 1 Diabetes: How Do You Feel About All Those “Cure” Articles?

I read a lot of diabetes articles. I can’t get enough of them. While surfing the diabetes websites, I come across lots of articles that mention cures that are in the works for diabetes, especially Type 1. While some articles are completely false and promising to cure us by some odd food or medication, there … Continue reading Living with Type 1 Diabetes: How Do You Feel About All Those “Cure” Articles?

Diabetes Health Crossword Solution

Word Puzzle Posted on Previous Day If you would like to sign up to receive a weekly puzzle, please email puzzle@diabeteshealth.com. In the subject area write “add me to your weekly word puzzle list.” If you would like us to create a puzzle for you and our players, send your 8 words to puzzle@diabeteshealth.com and we will post … Continue reading Diabetes Health Crossword Solution

Type 1 & 2 Diabetes: Get More Out of Your Doctor Visit By Better Communicating Your Symptoms

When you go to the doctor, it is important that you act as a good self-advocate by properly explaining your symptoms. However, since many people do not have medical training, it can sometimes be difficult to convey properly, exactly what we are feeling. This can sometimes result in you leaving your doctor’s office feeling frustrated … Continue reading Type 1 & 2 Diabetes: Get More Out of Your Doctor Visit By Better Communicating Your Symptoms

Rural Regions Pay Doctors More Than Urban Areas

By Brenda Neugent New research finds that doctors in rural areas such as the American West are paid more than physicians in highly competitive regions such as Boston or San Francisco. According to the San Francisco-based startup Doximity, a networking site for physicians, high-cost municipalities actually pay less in salary than rural areas of the … Continue reading Rural Regions Pay Doctors More Than Urban Areas