Living with Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease in which your blood sugar levels, or glucose, are too high. This can cause serious problems including kidney, eyes or nerve damage, heart disease, stroke and amputation of a limb. Insulin is a hormone that helps glucose, which is found in food, get into your cells... [Details]


Fear of Falling

Shop Our Diabetes Products Today!    Shop Our Mobility Products Products Today! More than 13 million seniors will fall this year, with over half not being able to get up on their own.  A fall can change your life.  Although you may not be at risk of falling right now,... [Details]


Sleep & Diabetes - Who Knew?

Sleep & Diabetes - Who Knew? by Patricia Briest, MS, FNP-C, St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center Doctors have known for a very long time that getting enough sleep is an important part of staying healthy. Lack of sleep contributes to general malaise, lack of energy and concentration, and can make... [Details]


Diabetes Increases Chance of Falling

Shop Our Diabetes Products Today!     Shop Our Mobility Products Products Today! Diabetes may increase the risk of falling in older adults. Studies have shown that there is a positive correlation between diabetes among adults over the age of 65 and the risk of falling caused by diabetic complications. According... [Details]