Tips for Managing High Blood Glucose Levels

Why Is It Important to Maintain Blood Glucose Levels? People who learn they have high blood sugar will often ask, “Why is it important to...

Insulin Pump 101: What It Is & How It Works

What Is an Insulin Pump? If you have diabetes, you know that keeping your blood sugar in the normal range helps you feel better. You...

The Signs and Symptoms of Diabetes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 30.3 million people in the U.S., or 9.4 percent of the population, have diabetes....

Diabetes Management & Nutrition Education in Richmond, Kentucky

The diabetes self management education classes at Baptist Health in Richmond cover topics such as insulin use and overall nutrition. Learn more about diabetes patient education.

Managing Type 1 & Type 2 Diabetes in Madisonville

Baptist Health has a variety of educational programs and treatment options for managing type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Learn more about improving your quality of life with ways to stay healthy and manage diabetes.

Diabetic Symptoms in Feet

If your "dogs are barking," it could mean more than just ill-fitting footwear. Your sore, aching, burning or peeling feet can be a warning...

Best Fruits for a Diabetic Diet

Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes are growing problems in our country. In order to combat this epidemic, nutritional intervention is needed. Diabetics often believe...

Cranberry Apple Crisp

Serves 9 Ingredients: Non-stick cooking spray 2 cups frozen cranberries 3 cups tart cooking apples, cored, peeled, and diced 3 teaspoons Truvia Baking Blend sweetener 1 teaspoon flour Topping: 1 cup rolled...

Diabetes During the Holidays

The holidays can be challenging when it comes to eating healthy – especially if you have diabetes. However, you don’t have to give up...

Diabetes and Cold Weather – How To Exercise and Stay Warm

Exercise helps muscles effectively take up glucose (sugar) from the bloodstream, which is why it's so valuable in controlling diabetes. However, braving the elements...

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