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The Best Shoes for Diabetic Neuropathy

By Kate Helete | August 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you have diabetic neuropathy (nerve damage), it’s important to wear shoes and socks that protect and support your feet. A few things to keep in mind when choosing diabetic shoes: Ask your doctor to give you advice or help make a custom fit Check to see if your health insurance will cover prescription shoes […]

The Questions I Get About Diabetic Neuropathy

By Kate Helete | August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

This post was written by Melissa from Salt Lake City, Utah. Melissa is a user of Siren Diabetic Socks and has type 1 diabetes and neuropathy. In her free time, she loves to cross-stitch, play games with friends, and find unique rubber ducks. I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in late 1996. Some days […]

Can Diabetic Neuropathy Be Reversed? 5 Tips to Help Manage Your Symptoms

By Maryam Murphy | August 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

The simple answer is no. Diabetic Neuropathy, or nerve damage, cannot be reversed. But, the good news is that there are ways to manage it, Here are 5 of the best ways to help manage your symptoms: Manage your blood glucose levels Track and monitor your blood sugar levels daily. Your doctor will help figure […]

Diabetes Emergency Plan: 3 Ways to Prepare

By Maryam Murphy | August 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

This summer, hundreds of fires across California have resulted in large-scale evacuations. Many people have been forced to leave their homes on short notice. Other disasters have forced people to stay inside, and no go outside until it is safe. Are you prepared to evacuate if you only have 5 minutes to spare? Are you […]

Diabetes Health: 5 Steps Toward Healthy Feet

By Maryam Murphy | June 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

When you have diabetes, you are more at risk for problems with your feet. You may experience pain, tingling, and burning in your feet and toes. All of which can be a sign of nerve damage and a larger problem. It’s important to take steps to actively protect against problems before they turn into something […]

New Study: Smoking and Diabetes Results in Brain Problems

By Maryam Murphy | June 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

A new study published in the journal Radiology shows that people with diabetes who smoke are at an increased risk for brain calcifications. Calcification happens when there is a build-up of calcium in the brain. Particularly, this study showed that there was a build-up of calcium in areas linked to memory. The reason this study […]

New Study: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Health in Women

By Maryam Murphy | June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

The next time you have a doctor, it might be a good idea to get a full physical if you have diabetes. A new study shows that both women and men with diabetes are at an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Results of the study showed that having diabetes tripled the risk of death […]

5 Diabetes-Friendly Recipes for Summer

By Maryam Murphy | June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

As the temperature heats up, there’s more time for you to spend at the beach or pool. It’s a great time to take advantage of the warm weather, hanging out with family and friends, and eating delicious food. We’ve got you covered with some delicious diabetes-friendly recipes for both sharing and keeping to yourself. Sheet-Pan […]

Does the time of day that you eat impact your BMI?

By Maryam Murphy | June 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Have you ever skipped breakfast, or opted for a late night snack? A new study says that people with Type 2 diabetes who eat breakfast later are more likely to have a higher BMI. Researchers led by Dr. Sirimon Reutrakul at the Chicago College of Medicine wanted to figure out if the time of day […]

International Travel and Neuropathy

By Maryam Murphy | June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you’re reading this you’re probably about to travel overseas. Congratulations for embarking on a new and exciting adventure. Whenever you travel, it’s important to prepare as much in advance as possible. We’ve come up with travel tips for traveling internationally when you have neuropathy. Whether you have painful or painless neuropathy, these tips will […]

The Best Shoes for Diabetic Neuropathy

If you have diabetic neuropathy (nerve damage), it’s important to wear shoes and socks that protect and support your feet. A few things to keep in mind when choosing diabetic shoes: Ask your doctor to give you advice or help make a custom fit Check to see if your health insurance will cover prescription shoes...
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The Questions I Get About Diabetic Neuropathy

This post was written by Melissa from Salt Lake City, Utah. Melissa is a user of Siren Diabetic Socks and has type 1 diabetes and neuropathy. In her free time, she loves to cross-stitch, play games with friends, and find unique rubber ducks. I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in late 1996. Some days...
Read More...

Can Diabetic Neuropathy Be Reversed? 5 Tips to Help Manage Your Symptoms

The simple answer is no. Diabetic Neuropathy, or nerve damage, cannot be reversed. But, the good news is that there are ways to manage it, Here are 5 of the best ways to help manage your symptoms: Manage your blood glucose levels Track and monitor your blood sugar levels daily. Your doctor will help figure...
Read More...

Diabetes Emergency Plan: 3 Ways to Prepare

This summer, hundreds of fires across California have resulted in large-scale evacuations. Many people have been forced to leave their homes on short notice. Other disasters have forced people to stay inside, and no go outside until it is safe. Are you prepared to evacuate if you only have 5 minutes to spare? Are you...
Read More...

Diabetes Health: 5 Steps Toward Healthy Feet

When you have diabetes, you are more at risk for problems with your feet. You may experience pain, tingling, and burning in your feet and toes. All of which can be a sign of nerve damage and a larger problem. It’s important to take steps to actively protect against problems before they turn into something...
Read More...

New Study: Smoking and Diabetes Results in Brain Problems

A new study published in the journal Radiology shows that people with diabetes who smoke are at an increased risk for brain calcifications. Calcification happens when there is a build-up of calcium in the brain. Particularly, this study showed that there was a build-up of calcium in areas linked to memory. The reason this study...
Read More...

New Study: Diabetes and Cardiovascular Health in Women

The next time you have a doctor, it might be a good idea to get a full physical if you have diabetes. A new study shows that both women and men with diabetes are at an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Results of the study showed that having diabetes tripled the risk of death...
Read More...

5 Diabetes-Friendly Recipes for Summer

As the temperature heats up, there’s more time for you to spend at the beach or pool. It’s a great time to take advantage of the warm weather, hanging out with family and friends, and eating delicious food. We’ve got you covered with some delicious diabetes-friendly recipes for both sharing and keeping to yourself. Sheet-Pan...
Read More...

Does the time of day that you eat impact your BMI?

Have you ever skipped breakfast, or opted for a late night snack? A new study says that people with Type 2 diabetes who eat breakfast later are more likely to have a higher BMI. Researchers led by Dr. Sirimon Reutrakul at the Chicago College of Medicine wanted to figure out if the time of day...
Read More...

International Travel and Neuropathy

If you’re reading this you’re probably about to travel overseas. Congratulations for embarking on a new and exciting adventure. Whenever you travel, it’s important to prepare as much in advance as possible. We’ve come up with travel tips for traveling internationally when you have neuropathy. Whether you have painful or painless neuropathy, these tips will...
Read More...