Month: August 2022

Life tips with Diabetes, Lifestyle, Food & Drinks.

Ketones and physical activity – what you need to know?

People with diabetes who exercise regularly need to regularly measure not only their blood sugar, but also their ketone levels. New recommendations from Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology . Ketones are produced in the body when we mobilize fat for fuel. This process is especially intense during fasting, fasting and long training. The formation of ketones…
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Hypoglycemia – Causes, Symptoms and Actions

Many are of the opinion that it is better to keep sugars a little high than to experience what hypoglycemia is. The very thought of a recurrence of such a condition is frightening. That is why it is worth learning the possible symptoms well in order to catch any risk in advance, as well as…
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Oral hygiene in diabetes

Studies show that people with diabetes are twice as likely to suffer from periodontitis. At the same time, the presence of such a complication can worsen the quality of compensation. Is it a vicious circle? How to take care of the oral cavity and why is there such a connection between diabetes and dental diseases?…
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Severe hypoglycemia, what to be prepared for

The state when sugars are greatly reduced is fraught with great danger. And if you usually manage to cope on your own, then there are times when outside help is needed. In this case, you need to thoroughly prepare. Materials from the author’s workshop Diabeton Severe hypoglycemia is an emergency. It is impossible to be…
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Flu and cold medications

People tend to turn to the use of antibiotics for flu and colds when viral infections are widespread. Quite often, this group of drugs is used by adults in the autumn, winter and spring periods. Before you drink an antibiotic if you suspect an acute respiratory viral disease, it is important to understand: is it…
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Skin microdamages in diabetes: what to do to avoid problems?

Daily punctures for blood sampling, small cuts and cracks are invisible to us gates for infections. Against the background of reduced protective properties of the skin in diabetes, special care is needed. What to do to avoid problems and what cosmetics to use – we tell you about everything you need to know! Materials from…
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