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Understand diabetes and how your body uses insulin to handle glucose. You'll also find information about the impact of diabetes on other systems in the body.

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Thiazolidinediones

Thiazolidinediones is a diabetes medication with potential side effects. Learn more about thiazolidinediones in this article.


Diabetic Diets 101

 Diabetic Diets 101

Diabetic diets differ greatly from regular weight loss diets. Learn more about diabetic diets at HowStuffWorks. See more »

 Download a Diabetes Podcast

Download this diabetes podcast for more information that could benefit your overall health. Learn more about download a diabetes podcast from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 Diabetic Retinopathy + Blindness

Diabetic retinopathy and blindness can be prevented if detected early. Learn how to care for your eyes if you have diabetes from Discovery Health. See more »

 Frozen Shoulder and Diabetes

Frozen shoulder can come on after an injury or stroke. Learn what frozen shoulder is and how it affects people with diabetes. See more »

 Overview of Diabetes

Diabetes can be treated with the right treatment plan prescribed by a healthcare professional. Learn more about diabetes from Discovery Health. See more »

 African Americans and Diabetes

The African Americans and diabetes relationship is good information to know for your overall health. Learn more about African Americans and diabetes from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Alcohol and Diabetes

 Alcohol and Diabetes

The alcohol and diabetes relationship is good information to know for your overall health. Learn more about alcohol and diabetes from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 Celiac Disease and Diabetes: Wheat Ails You?

Celiac disease and diabetes have a unique relationship that should not be overlooked. Learn more about celiac disease and diabetes wheat ails you from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 Diabetes and Artificial Sweeteners

The relationship between diabetes and artificial sweeteners is good to know for your overall health. Learn more about diabetes and artificial sweeteners from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 Diabetes and Erectile Dysfunction

The relationship between diabetes and erectile dysfunction is good information to know for your overall health. Learn more about diabetes and erectile dysfunction from Discovery Health. See more »