Pre-Diabetes, also known as Impaired Fasting Glucose (IFG) or Impaired Glucose Tolerance (ITG), occurs when a person has elevated blood sugar levels that are just below the levels of a Diabetic.
How Pre-Diabetes is Diagnosed…Read more…
Has your doctor or someone you know told you that you have “borderline diabetes”?
There is no such thing as borderline diabetes. According to the American Diabetes Association, the definition of diabetes is “a former term for Type 2 diabetes or impaired glucose tolerance”.
It is difficult for adults to identify the symptoms of Type 2 diabetes or Type 1
diabetes. The challenge is seeing and combining the different symptoms. So, when you or your child feel ill and have some of the symptoms
listed in this article, call your doctor immediately. Ask your doctor about a
glucose blood test. Annual physicals
should catch increasing blood glucose levels. Read more…