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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over the last 30 years the number...
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There is a direct relationship between diabetes and high lipid levels in the bloodstream. Persons w...
There is sometimes a period, right after the diagnosis of diabetes is made, when the insulin needs o...
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Metabolic alkalosis is caused by too much bicarbonate in the body's fluids, causing them to become a...
Ketoacidosis is a dangerous condition, where toxic levels of ketone bodies build up in the blood bec...
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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is a US governmental agency with the broad mandate of dispen...
It has been estimated that every 30 seconds, somewhere in the world a person is losing a limb to dia...
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Every year, there are more than 15,000 children and 15,000 adults diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in...
The 2014 National Diabetes Statistics Report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state...
The so-called "diabetic diet" is not a diet at all. In fact, there are several methods that can be u...


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