Category Archives: Diabetes

Understanding Diabetes and A1C

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
What is Diabetes? Diabetes is a disease resulting from the actions of the pancreas. The job of the pancreas is to release the hormone insulin that helps your body to both store and use the sugar in the food you …

How to maintain your blood sugar

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
  A study on 140,000 people showed that those who eat a Mediterranean diet – plant-based diet, including beans, fruits, vegetables, and nuts – have lower chances of developing diabetes. The fiber and phytonutrients found in plants help to control …

Difference between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Understanding Diabetes: Type I Versus Type II Diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases that occur when blood sugar or levels are consistently high. Food that is eaten is turned into sugars or glucose. When food is turned into sugars, …

How Can the Flu Vaccine Benefit Diabetics?

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Flu season occurs between October and May of each year. The peak time of flu season is between November and February. While it is possible for you to get the flu at any time of the year, it is most …

Understanding Diabetes and A1C

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
    What is Diabetes? Diabetes is a disease resulting from the actions of the pancreas. The job of the pancreas is to release the hormone insulin that helps your body to both store and use the sugar in the …

How to Maintain Your Blood Sugar

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
A study on 140,000 people showed that those who eat a Mediterranean diet – plant-based diet, including beans, fruits, vegetables, and nuts – have lower chances of developing diabetes. The fiber and phytonutrients found in plants help to control blood …

Difference between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Understanding Diabetes: Type I Versus Type II Diabetes is a group of metabolic diseases that occur when blood sugar or levels are consistently high. Food that is eaten is turned into sugars or glucose. When food is turned into sugars, …

Flu Affect Type 1 Diabetes Patients

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Image is from Breaking Muscle A Harder Fight Those with diabetes who’ve acquired influenza often have a much more difficult time fighting this viral infection. Blood sugar fluctuates with influenza regardless of diabetes, compounding the impact on those who are …

Diabetes Awareness Month

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
Image is from CEAP November of every year is diabetes awareness month. It is a time for people who believe they could be diabetic to get tested and those wanting to learn more about the disease to become educated with …

Overview: A1CNow+ System 

Posted ago by Vessel Medical
The A1C count is the most vital test result in a diabetic’s life. When the A1C level is not kept by life style, diet and medications below 7, serious dysfunctions occur within the patient which cannot be rehabilitated. When the …