Category Archives: Diabetes

Research Gives New Hope to Diabetic Patients

Patients with diabetes mellitus often combat several side effects of the disease throughout their lives. As a patient, you are probably familiar with its potential complications. But have you taken the time to think about your vision? One of the … Continue reading

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Surprise Your Valentine and Help Stop Diabetes

This Valentine’s Day, make your loved one smile! For every order of flowers you send for Valentine’s Day, $17 will be contributed to the American Diabetes Association®. Share the love and help Stop Diabetes®. Place your order by 6 p.m. … Continue reading

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Black History Month: Take a step towards a healthier life-style

Houston Texan Duane Brown knows first-hand how serious diabetes is and how raising awareness is key to helping Stop Diabetes®. His mom was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes when he was 6 years old. After serious life threats Duane got … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions: Prediabetes

Q: What is prediabetes? A: Prediabetes is when a person’s blood glucose levels are higher than normal but not high enough to be type 2 diabetes. People with prediabetes are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes and may have … Continue reading

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3 Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Heart Health

Want to know how to keep your heart healthy? Know your numbers! Next time you visit your health care provider, ask these three questions to get an idea of your heart health: What is my blood pressure? Blood pressure is … Continue reading

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Healthy Recipes: Orange and Herb Quinoa Salad

Orange and Herb Quinoa Salad Click below for the full recipe! SD@W Orange and Herb Quinoa Salad Copyright © 2014 American Diabetes Association. From The With or Without Meat Cookbook. Reprinted with permission from The American Diabetes Association. To order … Continue reading

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Healthy Recipes: Onion-Smothered Pork Chops

Onion-Smothered Pork Chops   Click below for the full recipe! SD@W FEB-Onion-Smothered Pork Chops Copyright © 2014 American Diabetes Association. From Diabetes & Heart Healthy Cookbook, 2nd Edition. Reprinted with permission from The American Diabetes Association. To order this book … Continue reading

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