Diabetes Articles

Find Irregular Heart Rhythms With Your Apple Watch

By Kent Peterson No Comments

Apple’s new study invites you to get a free app that watches for atrial fibrillation.

A Breakthrough Toward Replacing Dead Heart Tissue

By Kent Peterson No Comments

A newly developed “heart patch” may help crippled hearts beat strongly again.

Chronic Communication at Home: Are You Taking Out Frustration on Your Partner?

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Dr. Gary explains how to deal with emotional outbursts in ways that bring you closer together instead of driving you apart.

New High Blood Pressure Guidelines: What You Must Know

By Kent Peterson 1 Comment

The high blood pressure number that doubles your heart risk is lower than experts had thought.

Chronic Communication at Home: When Does Being Supportive Turn Into Being Parental?

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Don’t let good intentions lead to treating a chronically ill partner like a child. Dr. Gary helps both sides deal with this common issue.

Do You Really Need a Stent?

By Kent Peterson No Comments

Surprising findings suggest stents may not help many people who get them.

Can You Be a Vegetarian If You Have Diabetes?

By Jewels Doskicz No Comments

It is possible to adopt a well-rounded and healthful diet from plant-based vegetarian sources – even with diabetes.

5 Inspiring TED Talks for People With Diabetes

By Jewels Doskicz No Comments

Here are five TED Talks that may have special meaning for you as you deal with diabetes.

4 Steps for Healthier Holiday Eating With Diabetes

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Follow these easy tips for sticking with your diabetes eating plan during the holidays.

How to Rejuvenate Your Fight for Diabetes Advocacy

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

One way to be a good advocate is to show others what living with diabetes is really like.

Do You Have Double Diabetes?

By Amy Campbell No Comments

Double diabetes is when someone who has type 1 diabetes develops insulin resistance, a key feature of type 2 diabetes.

Talking to Your Doctor: My Lab Results Seem to Be Falling Into a Black Hole

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Dr. Gary explains what to do if you don't get your test results when they are promised.

Can Exercise Improve Appetite Control?

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

While most assume that vigorous exercise will drive them to eat even more, studies have shown that physical activity can suppress your hunger.

Chronic Communication at Home: Agreeing to Disagree

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

When a difference of opinion can’t be resolved, Dr. Gary explains how you and your partner can find a path forward that you both feel good about.

Cholesterol Pills Linked to Diabetes Risk

By Kent Peterson No Comments

New findings may reignite an old debate about the safety of statin drugs.

5 Ways to Curb Your Carb Cravings

By Jewels Doskicz No Comments

Here are five tips that can help you cut back on craving too many carbs.