Diabetes Videos

 

Understanding Pre-Diabetes

Pre-diabetes means that the level of glucose in your blood is higher than normal, but not high enough so that you have diabetes.

Diabetes - Your Management Plan

With the help of your diabetes care team, you can set up a management plan that will help you steer through the difficulties of diabetes each day and help you reach your blood glucose goals.

How Insulin Works

If your body does not produce enough insulin, or your body doesn't use the insulin it does produce, your diabetes care team may recommend you use insulin as a part of your plan to manage your diabetes.

Managing Type-2 Diabetes: You Need a Plan

Diabetes affects every aspect of your life. Making positive changes to your lifestyle can affect your diabetes in a good way. Changes can lead to better diabetes management and tighter blood glucose control, reducing your risk of long-term health problems.

In order to make a change for better diabetes health, it helps to have a plan. A good place to start is by asking yourself why you want to make a change.

The Importance of Healthy Eating

Healthy eating may be the most important tool you have in managing your diabetes.

What is Metabolic Syndrome?

Metabolic syndrome is a silent, but extremely life-threatening condition that can lead to: heart disease, a heart attack or stroke, diabetes, circulatory problems, and kidney disease. All of which can have extremely serious complications.