Month: August 2016

August 11, 2016 admin 7 comments

Diabetes is transmitted in a number of ways:   Genetically – ┬áType 1 Diabetes is evident in children from a young age and they are usually on Insulin injections for the rest of their life.   Pre-Diabetes is also prominent where there is a family history of Diabetes. If you have been recently diagnosed as…

August 11, 2016 admin No comments exist

It is easier said than done, “you know It takes a big commitment to keep your diabetes in check”. Even so, no two days are the same since you will be more motivated some days than others. This reminds me of the old adage of negativity and negative thoughts. It’s time for a rethink -…

August 10, 2016 admin No comments exist

1/. It is false to say that people with type 2 diabetes cannot eat sweets. Nothing should be off the menu, however, the old adage that everything in moderation and a healthy well balanced diet and an exercise regime to help you loose weight and maintain it at a sustainable level should be adopted to…

August 10, 2016 admin 2 comments

A1c provides information about your average blood glucose over the past 3 months. The test is also known as Hemoglobin A1c, HbA1c or Glycohemoglobin Test. Glycated Hemoglobin is a form of haemoglobin that is measured primarily to identify the 3 month average plasma glucose concentration. The test is limited to a 3 months average because…