SBCHealthNet is your one-stop website for health news, health information. There’s easy-to-use tools that put you in control of your life. Here you’ll find interviews with people who live with type-2 diabetes and how they cope. There are service tips and tools for helping professionals who support people living with type-2 diabetes.
Kratom, and other “natural” substances like it, are being promoted heavily online as treatments for diabetes and conditions including opioid addiction despite a lack of scientific evidence and their known addictive qualities.
Ozempic®, the brand name for the compound semaglutide, shows promise of significant weight loss in people with type-2 diabetes and pre-diabetes.
In the U.S. and most of the developed world “the law is on your side”; enforcement is another matter and personal-information security yet another. Both the choices and the responsibility are primarily yours.
A newly published Danish study confirms earlier studies this century that assert that regular physical exercise is as important to good health as stopping smoking.
The fact that it is defined as a type of diabetes that occurs during pregnancy means that its possible complications during pregnancy can be prevented, warded off, ameliorated, and, when necessary, treated.
Chronic sleep problems can aggravate type-2 diabetes, which can also cause sleep problems. Herewith, the ABC’s of the Zzzzzz’s.
There are so many how-to’s for quitting sugar the industry must be very proud of itself, but nothing is quicker or more satisfying—and doable—than just quitting.
With seriously impaired vision and blindness in the offing down the line, eye care for people with type-2 diabetes goes far beyond getting regular checkups.
Research data from mouse studies show promise for a daily pill “cure” for obesity-caused type-2 diabetes—but with more clinical and human trials in the offing, not quite yet.
For people with diabetes, truly enjoying the holidays involves using learning a few new skills or using the learned ones more skillfully. The experts have suggestions.
Research that tightened the focus on a PTP protein that attaches to liver cells hints at new treatments for obesity-induced diabetes.
Recognizing and dealing with the emotions caused by diabetes and the ways those emotions affect self-care are vital to success living with diabetes.
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