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Celebrities with Diabetes

Celebrities with Diabetes

Diabetes is not the reason not to become famous. Our history remembers a number of examples of celebrities who have diabetes, including about fifty sportsmen, politicians, actors, and writers. Diabetes did not prevent them from basking in their glory; a person should only go for it!

One of the greatest sportsmen with diabetes is well-known football-player Edison … Read more

Diabetes and the body

Diabetes and the body

How the body works when unaffected by diabetes, with Type 1 diabetes, with Type 2 diabetes.

To understand diabetes, you first need to know about how your body uses a hormone called insulin to handle glucose, a simple sugar that is its main source of energy. In diabetes, something goes wrong in your body so that you do not … Read more

Diabetes becoming alarmingly common worldwide, new study finds

Diabetes becoming alarmingly common worldwide, new study finds

Nearly 10 percent of the world’s adults have diabetes, and the prevalence of the disease is rising rapidly. As in the United States and other wealthy nations, increased obesity and inactivity are the primary cause in such developing countries as India and in Latin America, the Caribbean and the Middle East.

That’s the sobering conclusion of … Read more

Diabetes Overview

Diabetes Overview

How diabetes occurs and how to treat it.

This is a well done video worth watching. The diabetics will get additional information in a different medium.? This will enhance their know-how and skill in managing their condition.