A Short History of Diabetes
Diabetes care

A Short History of Diabetes

Modern science has enabled us to diagnose and manage diabetes pretty effectively, but where did it all start? Diabetes has been documented by scientists for thousands of years, under one name or another, and the very first known mention of the disease was by an Egyptian physician called Hesy-Ra in 1552 B.C. He observed that…

What Treatments Are Available for Type 2 Diabetes?
Diabetes care

What Treatments Are Available for Type 2 Diabetes?

One of the biggest contributing factors for the onset of type-2 diabetes is your lifestyle, but genetics may also determine if you are more susceptible to the disease. Therefore treatment that may work for someone else may not be the right one for you. Successful management of type-2 diabetes involves targeting both glucose and non-glucose…