Living with diabetes

New model predicts complications in type 1 diabetics

Researchers have developed a new model for predicting complications in type 1 diabetics, considering factors such as HDL cholesterol, waist-hip ratio and age, with the aim of using preventative measures to avoid complications occurring.

What Is Diabetic Neuropathy?

There are a number of ways that diabetes damages the nerves, but they all seem related to blood sugar being too high for a long period of time.

Diabetic products: beware of side effects

Many diabetics don't realise that some diabetic products taken together with prescription meds could interfere with blood glucose control and lead to hypoglycaemia, DietDoc warns.

Travelling and diabetes

It’s always best to be prepared when you’re travelling overseas, but when you’re travelling with diabetes, preparation becomes even more essential. Follow these top tips.

Keep an eye on diabetes

This World Diabetes Day, be aware about how diabetes affects eyes and vision and know your ‘score’.

Diabetic Foot Care

When diabetes is not well controlled, possible damage to the organs and impairment of the immune system is likely.

Diabetes: lose the confuse

Sometimes diabetes can seem a little confusing. Here's an easy set of instructions to help you navigate through the A to Z of healthy diabetes – a whole alphabet of assistance.

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