Driving with Neuropathy - 3 Strategies to Stay Safe
For many of us, driving is an essential part of daily life. However, damage to nerves (neuropathy) from diabetes or other causes can have a direct effect on the ability...Read more
Celebrities with Peripheral Neuropathy
Eric Clapton, one of the most iconic guitarists of the rock era, is struggling to play the instrument on which he made his name.Clapton, 73, said damage to his nervous...Read more
What is Prediabetes? What are the Risks?
Prediabetes is a warning phase that blood sugar is higher than it should be, but not so high that it causes a diabetes diagnosis. Diabetes is a disease where the...Read more
But why does diabetes damage my nerves?
Diabetes causes nerve damage. That sounds pretty straight forward right? But many people want to know HOW! There are three main factors of diabetes that cause nerve damage: 1. High...Read more
3 ways to improve your hydration this summer.
Staying hydrated this summer is very important for your overall health. Water is considered an essential nutrient because it is needed for countless processes in the body. If we do...Read more
Why drinking matters!
With the heat of summer finally upon us, it is important to understand how hydration affects diabetes and neuropathy. But first, did you know: The human body is ~ 70%...Read more
5 DIABETES FRIENDLY drinks for the SUMMER!
We know that water is the perfect drink for our health. There are no calories, no sugar and no artificial colours/flavours, but at some point, the taste of water can...Read more