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Diabetes Health Tips for Taming Your Winter Allergies

By  Joan Lehach, MD As frigid temperatures and unusually snowy conditions over much of the nation continue to keep many Americans indoors, a veteran allergy expert reminds us that staying inside may keep us warm, but also gives us prolonged exposure to four powerful indoor allergens capable of triggering a variety of cold and flu-like … Continue reading Diabetes Health Tips for Taming Your Winter Allergies

DIabetes Health Weekly Round Up

With so much going on,  you may have missed the latest in diabetes news this week. Not to worry! We’ve got you covered with the Diabetes Health Weekly Roundup to share the latest news, podcasts and stories from this week. Enjoy! AskNadia: My Wife is A Type 1 Diabetic Who Skips Taking Her Insulin Diabetes … Continue reading DIabetes Health Weekly Round Up

Diabetes Health Type 2: Exercising During The Winter Months

  I am a firm believer that regular exercise is key when it comes to managing diabetes. Walking, jogging, swimming, or any physical activity that gets my heart rate up is good medicine for me. While it is comfortable to walk, bike, or jog during the warmer months, it is when the weather turns cold … Continue reading Diabetes Health Type 2: Exercising During The Winter Months

Diabetes Health: Tips for Protection From the Winter Sun

By Robert Levine, D.O., F.A.O.C.D. Even if you’re not heading south for a vacation in the sun, winter is no time to bypass protective measures for your skin. “When we think of the effects of cold weather on the skin, we tend to think about frostbite, chapping, and windburn,” says Dr. Robert Levine of Advanced … Continue reading Diabetes Health: Tips for Protection From the Winter Sun