National Heart Month
Expert columnist Wil Dubois gives you a closer look at a leading diabetes complication.
Your Heart Is In Your Hands
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among people with diabetes. Love your heart and keep your health. Find our your risk for developing heart disease.
Heart Assessment Quiz
February is not only Heart Month, but the month of love – Valentine's Day! Find out how to celebrate this sweet holiday and keep your diabetes in check.
Diabetes-Friendly Valentine's Day
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death among people with diabetes, yet much of the population remains unaware of the risk. Learn about the various heart complications that can arise and find out what you can do to prevent them.
What happens on a trip to the heart specialist? dLifeTV went along on a visit to find out. Watch and learn!
Diabetes Heart Complications
Healthy eating is one of the best ways to take care of your heart. Expert columnist Lara Rondinelli breaks down the nutrition recommendations and gives tips on how to follow those guidelines to decrease your risk for developing heart disease.
Nutrition Tips for Your Heart
Not sure of how to start eating right for your heart? Expert columnist Lara Rondinelli starts you out right with explanations of healthy fat, fiber, and fish. Plus, you'll find a delectable salmon recipe that tastes as good as it is good for you!
Love Your Heart
We all know exercise is important for healthy living and for successful diabetes management, but getting started can be daunting if you don't already have an exercise regimen. Expert columnist Sheri Colberg-Ochs gets you started.
Exercise for a Healthy Heart
Artichokes with Tofu Lemonnaise Lemon LIme Chiffon Pie Fried Plantains Curried Winter Squash Seviche with Avocados and Tomatoes Parmesan Peppercorn Dressing Cranberry-Apple Relish Chickpea and Tomato Salad Creamed Asparagus Soup Classic Tossed Salad
Many people say that depression is a side effect or complication of diabetes. Without discounting the association of the psychological condition with the physical one, I'm not convinced that our high and/or unstable glucose levels are directly responsible for that change in our mental state. My belief is that the unrelenting need for self-care, for following the sort of care schedules that can drive licensed, professional caregivers crazy, is what overwhelms us...