Life tips with Diabetes, Lifestyle, Food & Drinks.

Unexplained high blood sugar in the morning: how to prevent?

Blood sugar in the morning can be an unfathomable mystery. We woke up with normal glycemia, were engaged in morning preparations, did not eat anything, but a repeated measurement before breakfast suddenly shows an off-scale figure. How so? … We tell why this happens and what to do about it. It’s NOT ALWAYS a dawn…
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Colds in diabetes: nuances in treatment

The treatment of a cold in diabetes differs from the usual one not only by the use of medicines marked “sugar-free”. The devil is in the details. Let’s look at how to change the dose of insulin, which drugs should not be used, and how to avoid ketoacidosis . Materials from the author’s workshop Diabeton…
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How should public organizations work and protect their rights to quality medical care? All-Russian Congress of Patients

Friends, at the end of November I visited the IX All-Russian Congress of Patients. Now, having digested all the information, I am ready to share my impressions and useful materials! Useful for those who are interested in how to improve the work of the patient organization, protect drug rights and interact with insurance companies. Living…
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Diacont urea cream : opinion after 10 days of use

Taking conventional cosmetics or “recommended for diabetes” is a good question. In the Made for Sweet People project, bloggers test products to prove or disprove manufacturers’ claims. Today we are talking about Diacont urea cream . mirabela Kopaliani used it for 10 days and is ready to tell if it is worth the money. Diacont…
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Well-groomed legs with diabetes: diamum’s opinion about Diacont urea cream

My readers know well that Ostap’s legs are a weak spot. This year, we had to contact a podiatrist several times to solve various problems. Ostap also plays basketball, the topic of “corns” and “sore legs” is very, very close to us. In the Made for Sweet People project, we tested Diacont urea cream .…
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Glucometer Diacont Compact: pros and cons – three different opinions

Budget glucometer Diacont has been tested by a member of the “Made for Sweet People” project. Diabloggers tell in detail what they liked and what they didn’t like . The stripes are the same, but you are different! This text is dedicated to fans of accuracy and economy. A couple of years ago, a little…
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Overview of the glucometer Diacont Compact by diamama and accuracy comparison with Dexcom

novelty – a glucometer – came under the gaze of diabloggers Diacont Compact. 5 devices went to different cities of Russia, where for 21 days the participants of the “Made for Sweet People” project studied, tested and compared the main friend of self-control. Read the article about the verdict passed by diamama Susanna and her…
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How dangerous is diabetes. Types of complications

People who live with diabetes should understand that it is dangerous with complications. Thanks to constant self-control, they can be avoided or delayed in time. For high-quality self-control, it is also important to know what types of complications of diabetes are – in order to notice their earliest manifestations and, if possible, stop the development.…
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Long life without complications. Example of Joslin Medal winners

Thanks to the latest technology and research in the field of diabetes, people’s lives can be full and happy. Heroes who have received the Jocelin Medal prove that the quality of compensation is the cornerstone of maintaining health. The center is located in Boston, Massachusetts. The Joslin Diabetes Center was founded in 1898 by Elliot…
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An experienced diabetic MUST be more literate than his doctor?

Diabetic experience implies the accumulation of a large amount of knowledge: something from the literature, something from the exchange of experience, but to a greater extent, observation of one’s body. More and more often you can hear from the lips of experienced diabetics “I know more than my doctor” … Self-confidence is one thing, and…
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