“Enjoy flavorful pork tacos that come together easily and feature a citrusy kick from orange juice, which caramelizes the meat. Tender, juicy, and carb-friendly, this family-favorite recipe boasts just 38 grams of carb per serving.”
“November is National Diabetes awareness month. If you have diabetes, now is a great time to focus on taking care of yourself. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 30 million American have diabetes; 1 out of 4 people with diabetes don’t even know they have it! Taking care of your diabetes, or “diabetes self-management,” can be a lot of work, and many people who have diabetes feel overwhelmed. It doesn’t help that you might be getting conflicting advice from friends, family, or the internet. Yes, it can be confusing, but don’t give up. While it’s true that there is no cure, you can still manage your diabetes and live a healthy life. You just need the tools and the knowledge. Here are some simple – but important – steps that you can take, starting now, to feel better, gain control, and lead a healthy life with diabetes!” Click below to continue reading – this is a GREAT article!
He did everything right, but Manny Hernandez’s blood sugar levels wouldn’t settle down. Then tests showed he had LADA, a type of diabetes he’d never heard of.
With all of the steps involved in diabetes care, it is perhaps no surprise that about 80% of people with diabetes experience at least one error in their diabetes care over the course of any one year. Knowing about some of the most common sorts of errors in diabetes care can help you learn to avoid them.
Maybe you’ve heard your running buddy raving that his sore is gone after treating it with lavender oil, or your neighbor bragging on Facebook that her whole family is feeling less stressed after introducing something called bergamot into her home. But when you search online, all of the information about essential oils like these can get confusing. What’s fact, and what’s fiction? You cannot cure your diabetes with essential oils, and you won’t be able to force your blood sugar higher or lower, but this alternative treatment may be able to help relieve some symptoms that are common in people with diabetes.
In preparation for Hurricane Irma, our offices will be closed, Friday, September 8th and will remain closed until the storm has passed safely. Take care everyone!
Every few months some miracle drug or other is rolled out with bells and confetti, but only once or twice in a generation does the real thing come along.
We want to wish each of you a happy and safe Labor Day Weekend!
We will be closed on Monday, the 4th in observance of Labor Day
Don’t hesitate to call us with any questions you may have or to just sell your test strips!
Our number is 1-888-973-3729
Have a great Friday everyone!!!
After living with type 1 diabetes for nearly 17 years there are still comments that take me by surprise, and not usually in a good way.
Using a journal can help you keep track of portions, calories, and carbs. But more importantly, it can help you keep track of exercise, your moods, and your blood sugar. Here’s how to use a journal to capture and change the way you think about managing diabetes. Click here to continue reading