In the midst of the cold season, you may wonder how to care for yourself when you come down with an illness.
People with diabetes often suffer other chronic health conditions; it is not uncommon to see them taking several prescription medications.
Individuals who are newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes can expect to be placed on medications much more quickly than in the past.
For people with diabetes, controlling blood sugar is a delicate act between healthy eating, staying active and taking diabetes medications.
People with type 1 diabetes have absolutely no pancreatic function, so their bodies are unable to make insulin.
A 2010 Ipsos-Reid survey shows that 73% of Canadians regularly take natural health products (NHPs) like vitamins and minerals, herbal products, and homeopathic medicines.