Why the Viral Trend of Using Diabetes Drug Ozempic for Weight Loss Is Problematic

Celebrities and influencers are vying for a type 2 diabetes drug—Ozempic (semaglutide)—as a quick fix for weight loss, even though they may not have the medical needs for it. The hashtag #OzempicWeightLoss... Read more »

The Best Flours for Low Carb Baking.

This website may contain affiliate links. When a purchase is made through our links, The Naked Diabetic may receive a commission, at no cost to you. Diabetic-Friendly Baking is unique. It is... Read more »

Why Have My Feet Turned Yellow?

When your feet unexpectedly change colour to appear more yellow, it’s no surprise that you may feel concerned. While some causes may be indicative of something more serious happening behind the scenes,... Read more »

Autonomic Neuropathy or Autonomic Dysfunction (Syncope): Information and Instructions

Management and Treatment How is autonomic dysfunction treated? Treating or managing any underlying cause is key. For example, if the underlying cause is diabetes, then managing blood sugar will be the main... Read more »

How Type 2 Diabetes Affects Men

Low testosterone and sexual health issues are just some of the side effects that men with diabetes may experience. It’s a staggering fact that more than 10.5% of the population of the United... Read more »

A physician’s take on “What the Health”

Editor's Note: Welcome to Medical Economics' blog section which features contributions from members of the medical community. These blogs are an opportunity for bloggers to engage with readers about a topic that is top... Read more »

7 Ways Runners Can Safely Manage Type II Diabetes

While the jury is still out about whether running or walking is better for people with Type II diabetes, one thing we know for sure is that both are great for managing... Read more »

People With Diabetes, Sugarcane Juice Can Be Your Best Friend; 15 Health Benefits Of Sugarcane That Will Leave You Surprised

Did you know that India is one of the largest producers of sugarcane? Sugarcane is used for the production of jaggery, which is known to be healthier alternative to sugar. Lifestyle coach... Read more »
Diabetes in Dogs – Testing and Monitoring

Diabetes in Dogs – Testing and Monitoring

What tests are suggested for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in dogs? Generally, the following screening tests are performed when diabetes mellitus is suspected: a complete blood count (CBC), a serum biochemistry... Read more »

Lean diabetes mellitus: An emerging entity in the era of obesity

DIABETES IN LOW BODY WEIGHT GROUP (BODY MASS INDEX < 18 KG/M2)Though recognized as a distinct entity early on, very little attention has been paid to the qualitative changes associated with it.... Read more »