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- A Low-Carb Global BreakfastDiabetes-friendlier ideas from around the world
- Dear Diabetes: Diabetes and Hearing Loss?An RN looks at diabetes and the risk of hearing loss
- Coping With the Diabetes PoliceTips for helping those who want to help
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Did You Know?
- Diabetes is one of the first diseases ever described; a mention of it was found on an Egyptian manuscript from c. 1500 BC.– via The Ebers Papyrus, Original research
- The GoMeals® mobile app for people with diabetes can help you find restaurants, look up nutritional information and track your daily eating habits.– via Go Meals
- Strength training might be a beneficial exercise for people with Type 2 diabetes. You should speak with your healthcare provider to see if it could benefit you.– via WebMD
- Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2008, two years after he was selected in the NFL draft.– via American Diabetes Association
- It's a myth that people with diabetes can't eat any sugar. Sweetened foods and drinks can be part of an eating plan that takes all of your carbohydrates into account.– via D Life