Diabetes Eye Exam

diabetes is the leading cause of preventable blindness in working age adults it is important to realize that there are no symptoms until very advanced stages of the disease with care and appropriate treatment you can greatly decreased the risk of blindness and increase the chances of preserving your sight the Joslin Diabetes Center has…

By Jose Scott September 23, 2019 0

20 Diabetes Myths

Hello, I am Ty Mason of thediabetescouncil.com, researcher, writer and I have type 2 diabetes. Today I want to talk about diabetes myths you may have heard. After you watch the video today, I invite you check out the description box for my new ebook. This is one of the most comprehensive diabetes meal planning…

By Jose Scott September 23, 2019 0

Signs and Symptms of Hyperglycemia (High Blood Sugar)

Hyperglycemia, or high blood glucose, occurs when there is too much sugar in the blood. When you have hyperglycemia for long periods of time, you can have damage to nerves, blood vessels, and other body organs. What are the causes of hyperglycemia? Skipping or forgetting your insulin oral glucose-lowering medication Eating the wrong foods Eating…

By Jose Scott September 23, 2019 0

Protein Synthesis

DNA is very long and cumbersome. The strands of DNA also code for many different proteins. To get the code for the desired protein from the nucleus to the ribosomes in the cytoplasm, a copy of the small necessary section of DNA will be made. The copying process is called transcription and it occurs in…

By Jose Scott September 22, 2019 0

This Is How Your Broken Bones Heals

It takes more than 4000 newtons of force to break the femur, which is the strongest bone in your body. That’s close to 400 Kgs of weight. So with that in mind it’s easy to understand the enormous amount of pressure your bones can withstand. Apply more pressure than that though, and you end up…

By Jose Scott September 22, 2019 0

Diabetes: Back From The Brink

We just finished church, Mum. Happy Mothers Day When Mum was alive, whatever she said, she was the boss. But when she died, I became the boss. I wanted to get cremated and get my ashes… thrown on top of Mum. Put a rose and I’ll come back as rose each year. You look at…

By Jose Scott September 21, 2019 0