Treatment of diabetes includes an ongoing process of monitoring glucose levels, insulin injections, adhering to diet and other methods to ensure blood sugar regulation. Learn more about the various treatment methods for both type 1 and type 2 diabetes as well as natural methods and more.
Lap-Band surgery has grown in popularity since it was introduced, but anyone with type 1 diabetes might wonder if the surgery could help them. As long as the appropriate safety measures are in place, Lap-Band surgery can benefit type 1 diabetes patients.
A serious complication of diabetes, are wound ulcers that are common on the feet and legs. These ulcers can result in amputation of the limbs and reduced quality of life for a diabetic. New research in the use of stems cells for diabetic foot care will be discussed in detail.
Can you cure diabetes using natural or conventional treatment methods? This question troubles the minds of individuals suffering from diabetes, because it is a pernicious disease. Let us find out the answer to this question.
Studies (published by Laboratory Investigation) have shown that bone marrow transplantation with islet cell transplantation for type 1 diabetes involves the transplantation of donor insulin-producing cells into the liver of type 1 diabetics. This enables them to synthesize their own insulin again.
Bariatric surgery such as gastric bypass surgery has been found to effectively reduce weight in many obese people. Although most type 1 diabetic patients are not overweight a subset of these patients suffers from central obesity. Is type 1 diabetes bariatric surgery effective in these patients?
Blood sugar levels may be hard to control for diabetics; therefore, diabetes medications may be required. There are various type 2 diabetes treatment options, including oral, injectable and pump therapy. View a comprehensive list of categories and classes of each medication for type 2 diabetes.
Actos is a prescription medication designed to treat type 2 diabetes by increasing the body’s sensitivity to insulin. Learn about Actos and diabetes control, including side effects and precautions.
What are the current trends in the treatment of type 2 diabetes? Here we will discuss the current trends.
Oftentimes high blood sugar and high cholesterol levels coexist and the treatments therefore go hand-in-hand. Learn more about these conditions and the treatment of high cholesterol and diabetes mellitus.
Doctors often find difficulty finding medications for treatment comorbid depression in diabetes. Here we will list and discuss the medications that are commonly prescribed to diabetics suffering from depression.