Health And Wellness

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Innovative Ways To Manage Your Diabetes

Educators, physicians and patient advocates at Joslin Diabetes Center are using social media and smartphone apps to help people eat and live healthier and have fun at the same time.

11/16/2012

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New Insulin Delivery Devices

Patients with diabetes now have a variety of methods from which to choose in order to deliver the insulin they need to manage their disease.

11/16/2012

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When To Consider Weight Loss Surgery

Studies have confirmed that weight loss surgery can have a huge impact on diabetes. Research shows those who had surgery, experienced a 92 percent lower death rate from diabetes.

11/16/2012

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Staying Smart About Drinking During The Holidays

’Tis the season for holiday cheer, and that often means enjoying alcoholic beverages. Alcohol consumption should always be discussed with your doctor, especially if you have diabetes.

11/16/2012

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The Key To A Healthy Diet During The Holidays

Eating right during the holidays can be tough for anyone, but people with diabetes face particular challenges because diet can have an immediate effect on their health.

11/16/2012

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Managing Diabetes During Pregnancy: What You Should Know

Pregnant moms want healthy babies. That should go without saying. But when it comes to either preexisting diabetes or gestational diabetes, mothers-to-be need to focus on their own health to protect the health of their unborn child.

11/16/2012

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Aging Well With Diabetes

Managing diabetes is hard at any age, but for older adults, it can be overwhelming. Older adults often have other health conditions that can make taking care of their diabetes even more difficult.

11/16/2012

Why Wait Gym Exercise

VIDEO: Why Wait

The Why Wait program teaches healthy eating habits and exercise routines to keep diabetes under control.

11/16/2012

Joslin Drag N Cook

VIDEO: Drag N’ Cook

A new program lets diabetes patients use technology to eat better.

11/16/2012

Podiatrist Feet Doctor Foot

VIDEO: Diabetes & Feet

Caring for feet is especially important for those with diabetes.

11/16/2012

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