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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

Carbohydrates & sugars – biochemistry

Carbohydrates include both simple sugars which are little ring-shaped molecules made of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen – either alone or in pairs, as well as more complex carbohydrates, which are formed when these the rings link up together to make long chains. Carbohydrates provide us with calories or energy, and simple sugars in particular play…

By Jose Scott September 21, 2019 0

Diabetes & Your Heart

(Music) Announcer: Welcome to Your Health with Joan Lunden presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Joan Lunden: Hi, I’m Joan Lunden. Right now, 86 million American adults have pre-diabetes and 90% of them don’t even know it. And, if left untreated, pre-diabetes can lead to type 2 diabetes as well as serious…

By Jose Scott September 21, 2019 0