Do you know extreme temperatures will make diabetes medications and blood glucose testing strips lose their effectiveness?
Making changes to meet your diabetes management goals
Making changes to meet your diabetes management goals can have many long-term health benefits. Most people select one thing to work on at a time
Medication review with your pharmacist: what, who and how
If you are taking prescription medications for chronic health conditions (such as diabetes), you may be eligible for a one-on-one consultation with your pharmacist to review your medication regimen.
Common blood tests for people with diabetes
Many people with diabetes, in addition to taking medications for their diabetes, also take prescription medications for their other health problems such as hypertension, high cholesterol or hypothyroidism.
Sleep aids: understand your over-the-counter options
The importance of sleep cant be undermined. Insomnia is a relatively common sleeping disorder, affecting about one-third of the adult population worldwide.
Managing diabetes medications during sick days
As the rich fall colours fade away, the barren trees remind us winter is just around the corner, and it is also a time for colds and flu.