Diabetes Basics

Diabetes Basics

Basic introduction on Diabetes from reputable sources of information. Consult your doctor for professional advice. diabetes.fyil@gmail.com

Type 2

Familiarize yourself with the risks, causes, symptoms, and treatments for this increasingly common disease.


Diabetes — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatments of several types of diabetes.


Learn about type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, diet, management, and diabetes prevention.

Diabetes | NIDDK

Diabetes affects over 29 million people in the United States. Learn how you can take steps to prevent or manage this disease with information from NIDDK.

Diabetes Research, Care, Education & Resources | Joslin Diabetes Center

Joslin Diabetes Center, based in Boston, MA, undertakes diabetes research, clinical care, education and health & wellness programs on a global scale.

Diabetics | National Federation of the Blind

Members of the Diabetes Action Network enjoy priority services and unique benefits such as: access to publications, automatic access to committees covering all aspects of diabetes, free counseling concerning all facets of blindness and diabetes as well as access to diabetics who have experienced complications.

Type 1 Diabetes | Juvenile Diabetes | MedlinePlus

If the pancreas doesn't make needed insulin, causing blood sugar levels to be too high you have type 1 or juvenile diabetes. Learn the signs.

What Is Diabetes Mellitus: Symptoms & Treatment | Cleveland Clinic: Health Library

Diabetes is a disease of the pancreas, an organ that produces the hormone insulin. While health care providers do not yet know what causes diabetes, certain factors can increase a person’s chance of getting diabetes.

Diabetes Blog and News - Diabetes Self-Management

Stay up-to-date on the latest in diabetes prevention & management, diabetes news, events, and more. Learn more at DiabetesSelfManagement.com.

Healthgrades | Find a Doctor - Doctor Reviews - Online Doctor Appointments

Healthgrades is the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.



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What is Type 1 Diabetes?

Information that answers the question "What is type 1 diabetes?" including an explanation of the autoimmune attack that causes the disease.


Food and Behavior Modification for Diabetics

Links on appropriate foods, behavior change and patient communities. Consult your doctor for professional advice. diabetes.fyil@gmail.com


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Diabetes Mellitus (DM) - Hormonal and Metabolic Disorders - Merck Manuals Consumer Version

Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment of Diabetes Mellitus (DM) and Disorders of Blood Sugar Metabolism from the Home Version of the Merck Manuals.

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