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Excessive Thirst And Diabetes Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Excessive Thirst And Diabetes.

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Types of Diabetes

Under normal circumstances, the glucose (sugar) levels in your blood rise after you eat a meal or snack. In response, the body produces a hormone called insulin, which is necessary in order for the body to convert glucose in your bloodstream into usa...  Read more

Self-Care Tips for Sick Days

Achooo! Is it a cold? Is it the flu? You may not know what you have, but you know you feel terrible. When SparkPeople members feel under the weather, they usually have the same questions: "What should I eat? Should I still count my calories? If...  Read more

What is Pre-Diabetes?

Before developing the serious health condition of type 2 diabetes, a person will almost always have pre-diabetes beforehand. But pre-diabetes is a condition without symptoms, meaning that many people can have it without even knowing it. Left unchecke...  Read more

Understanding Hypoglycemia

Your body breaks down the food you eat into a type of sugar called glucose. After you eat a meal or snack, that glucose makes its way into the bloodstream, causing the level of sugar in your blood to increase. Your pancreas responds by releasing the...  Read more

What Are Sugar Alcohols?

If you spend any time looking at nutrition labels, you’ve probably noticed some intriguing ingredients in sweet foods that are touted as diet-friendly, sugar-free, low-carb, or even formulated for people with diabetes. One ingredient, known as...  Read more

Type 2 Diabetes. Your not going to beat me. Eating
Updated 11/13/2014 9:56:29 PM

Type 2 Diabetes. Your not going to beat me. Eating good and exercising. . Better things coming....  Read more

New to spark people and new to diabetes
Updated 11/5/2014 12:14:32 PM

I've literally just been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and u have NO IDEA what I'm doing. I'm looking at future Dr appointments and probable blood sugar tracking. It's scary and unknown to me, but I also know that it's a manageable condition. I t...  Read more

New to spark people and new to diabetes
Updated 11/6/2014 8:32:52 PM

I've literally just been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and u have NO IDEA what I'm doing. I'm looking at future Dr appointments and probable blood sugar tracking. It's scary and unknown to me, but I also know that it's a manageable condition. I t...  Read more

New to spark people and new to diabetes
Updated 11/5/2014 10:50:01 PM

I've literally just been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and u have NO IDEA what I'm doing. I'm looking at future Dr appointments and probable blood sugar tracking. It's scary and unknown to me, but I also know that it's a manageable condition. I t...  Read more

New to spark people and new to diabetes
Updated 11/5/2014 5:08:56 PM

I've literally just been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, and u have NO IDEA what I'm doing. I'm looking at future Dr appointments and probable blood sugar tracking. It's scary and unknown to me, but I also know that it's a manageable condition. I t...  Read more

If you feel overly hungry or are famished all the time, you may be diabetic

Diabetes in the early stages causes an increased appetite. To lower the blood glucose, the body secretes more insulin, which results in increased hunger. Headaches, muscle aches and body pains, Frequent urination, thirst & fatigue,frequent yeast & sk...  Read more

Nuts about Nuts

I buy nut mixtures from the bulk foods section and find the salted mixtures too salty, the unsalted too bland. So, I mix 3 parts unsalted with 1 part salted. Or 1 part unsalted with 1 part cranberry/raisin/nut mixture....  Read more

Managing Diabetes Group!

We are Managing Our Diabetes! And we will get it under control with good healthy eating and exercising, and the support of our Spark Friends! Come Join Us in your Quest to Become Healthy!...  Read more

7 Tips for Controlling Your Hungerís On and Off Switches

Simon & Schuster authors Michael F. Roizen, M.D. and Mehmet C. Oz, M.D. shared this guest blog post, which offers tips on keeping your hunger in check. From You: On a Diet: Duct tape over your mouth isnít how your body regulates food intake. Your bod...  Read more

Risk Factors of Diabetes

Here's a shocking fact: Some 25% of people who have type 2 diabetes don't realize it. Three ways you can stay vigilant:Recognize the sneaky symptoms Do you have frequent yeast infections? Since extra glucose, or sugar, in your bloodstrea...  Read more