High Blood Sugar Emergencies

Blood sugar levels that are too high (hyperglycemia) can quickly turn into a diabetic emergency without quick and appropriate treatment. The best way …

Glucose Meter Shopping Guide

Looking for a blood glucose monitor? Here’s our extensive guide to the products on the market today. dLife does not endorse any product …

What is Insulin Resistance?

Cells throughout the body, including muscle and fat cells, need the hormone insulin to turn glucose (a form of sugar) into energy. In healthy …

Amazing d-Tech: Insulin in a Pill

By Wil Dubois The problem with proteins is that they digest quite nicely. That’s not a problem when the protein is a T-Bone steak, but what if the …

Omega-3s & Diabetes

Omega-3 fatty acids (omega-3s, for short) are a type of “healthy fat” that come from the food you eat. They play an important role in many of …

Fructose: Friend or Foe?

Most people think of fructose as a natural fruit sugar. After all, it’s one of the main sugars (along with glucose and sucrose) in fruits. In fact, …

Ghee: Better Than Butter?

Ghee has become quite popular in certain circles lately. It’s been praised as an alternative to butter that provides additional …

14 Ways to Lower Your Insulin Levels

  Insulin is an extremely important hormone that’s produced by your pancreas. It has many functions, such as allowing your cells to take in …

Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes

Many people with type 2 diabetes will eventually require insulin to keep their diabetes in control. In fact, most experts believe we wait too long in …