Tag Archives: Diabetes

Managing Diabetes at School

Goodbye, summer. Hello, homework. And guess what—the first assignment isn’t for kids. Parents, make a game plan to ensure all the bases are covered for your child’s diabetes care at school. Getting back into the routine of school takes a little more preparation for kids with diabetes, but it pays off over and over as… Read More »

Is Insulin’s High Cost Keeping Diabetes Patients From Taking Their Medicine? – Kaiser Health News

“One out of 4 diabetes patients in our country cannot afford their insulin.” Kamala Harris on Monday, April 22, 2019, in a CNN town hall event High prescription drug prices are fast becoming a leading political topic, with medications like insulin emerging as a poster child for the issue. Nearly doubling in price from 2012… Read More »

Weekly Health Quiz: Diabetes, Dementia and Facebook

1 Which of the following dietary supplements is not recommended for the nondrug treatment of high TMAO levels, which is an indication of hepatic insulin resistance? Berberine Astaxanthin Krill oil Resveratrol Krill oil, astaxanthin and berberine may be among the best treatments for those with high trimethylamine-N-oxide (TMAO) levels, which is a reflection of insulin… Read More »