Tag: type 2

The Rising Prevalence of Diabetes and its Confounding Complications

New research from Decision Resources Group finds that the prevalent type 2 diabetes population in the G7 is rapidly increasing. And it's a confounding problem as to how to slow it down.

Asian Americans are at High Risk of Diabetes but Rarely Get Screened

According to a study in the Journal of General Internal Medicine, less than half of Asian Americans who should be screened for type 2 diabetes actually get tested.

3 Questions: Karen Murray, Type 2 Diabetic from Lakewood, California

Karen was just recently diagnosed with Type 2 in May of this year --one week before she was to celebrate her 49th birthday.

Are you Suffering Diabetes Burnout?

Diabetes is a controllable condition and a place to find information and exchange ideas is invaluable.

Interview: Bryan Hopkins – Father, Korea-based Lawyer, Type 2 Diabetic

Bryan was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes 14 years ago. Everyday Diabetes recently caught up with him at his office in Seoul to talk about working for Samsung in the 1980s and about living with diabetes in South Korea.

3 Questions: April Bates, Type 2 Diabetic from Deland, Florida

When doctors told April that she had Type 2 Diabetes in November of 2015, it was at the same time they diagnosed her with Congestive Heart Failure.

3 Questions: Rick Storm, Type 2 Diabetic from Beaverton, Oregon

This week we put three questions to Rick Storm. A 52-year old native of Sacramento, California, now living in Beaverton, Oregon, Rick's 9-5 is for a fire protection company where he oversees the day to day business.

3 Questions: Cindy Lou, Type 2 Diabetic from Bardstown, Kentucky

We ask Everyday Diabetics three questions and they record themselves answering from the heart. Real people, real answers for the real world.

Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity – What do we Know?

Social and economic factors have led to a dramatic rise in type 2 diabetes and obesity around the world.

Interview: Jill Knapp on Overcoming Life’s Adversity – Including Losing over 100 Pounds

Jill recently spoke with Everyday Diabetes from her home in Boise, Idaho about her remarkable story, which includes losing over 100 pounds, and her hope to inspire others with the valuable life lessons she has learned on her journey.