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Common Diabetes Medication

The varies types of diabetes medicines are listed below which the brand names are given for each drug. There are also some general tips about each kind of diabetes medicine. Please ask your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist to tell you the side effects and warnings for the medicines you are taking. This share does not give all of the side effects or warnings for each medicine. Drugs used to treat

World Diabetes Day

World Diabetes Day commemorated every year on 14 November, same as the birthday of Sir Frederic Banting who discovered Insulin along with Charles Best and John James Rickard Macleod in 1922. On December 20, 2006, the United Nations passed a resolution 61/225 to conclude November 14 as World Diabetes Day. The World Diabetes Day campaign is led by International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and its member associations around the world, including

How to Diagnose Diabetic Neuropathies

Doctors diagnose neuropathy on the basis of symptoms and a physical exam. During the exam, your doctor may check blood pressure, heart rate, muscle strength, reflexes, and sensitivity to position changes, vibration, temperature, or light touch. Foot Exams Experts recommend that people with diabetes have a comprehensive foot exam each year to check for peripheral neuropathy. People diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy need more frequent foot exams. A comprehensive foot exam