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Farmer's markets are stocked with late-spring, early-summer produce. Most of the vendors keep the public cordoned away from the food and they select items for you. It might feel a little strange not being able to pick your own food, but chances are that each item is very fresh....
 

Health fair prizes or incentives can move games, presentations, and activities from good to great!
 

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
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Food choices, physical activity, and medications work together to control your blood glucose. Self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) will show you how different foods, quantities of food, and physical activity all affect your blood glucose. It will also guide necessary changes. How often you should SMBG is individualized and will depend on your current level ... Blood Glucose Goals and Monitoring
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Figure 1 An editorial in a February issue of American Family Physician proposed a simple way for physicians to communicate treatment priorities for patients with type 2 diabetes. Their "hand" illustration re-prioritizes treatment goals. It conveys that glycemic control or blood sugar (BS) control is no longer the top priority. The new medical treatment priority ... A Better Way to Lend a Hand to Diabetes Patients
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Do I have to give up foods with carbohydrates? Definitely not. Even if you wanted to, you could not avoid all carbohydrate because you would have nothing to eat other than pure animal protein and fat. Even broccoli, spinach and peanuts contain carbohydrates. To live healthfully and to prevent...
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If you have diabetes, keeping your blood glucose in a healthy range can be challenging. But it is worth the effort, because blood glucose control will help you prevent or delay the onset of diabetic complications such as eye, nerve, and kidney disease. Having your blood glucose levels in...