1. 9 Exercise Tips for Type 2 Diabetes

    When you have Type 2 diabetes, exercise is an important part of managing your condition. Alongside proper nutrition and medication management, exercise can help you regulate your blood sugar. However, particularly if you live a sedentary lifestyle, incorporating exercise into your routine may be daunting. At Men’s Vitality Center in Glendale, we understand your hesitation, and want to reassure y…Read More

  2. Myths About Diabetes

    At Men’s Vitality Center, we care about your health, which is why we offer diabetes management services. Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation out there about diabetes, so you may be working under certain false assumptions. Here is our breakdown of some myths out there: MYTH: Eating a lot of sugar will give you diabetes. Both types of diabetes are caused by genetics; type 2 is also cau…Read More

  3. Factors That Increase Risk Of Diabetes

    The instance of type 2 diabetes has been on the rise over the past decade. Doctors and researchers are narrowing down the cause for the increase in diabetes to a sedentary lifestyle, and readily available processed food sources. Type 1 diabetes causes and risk factors are still being researched, so for the sake of this article, we will focus primarily on the factors that increase the risk of type …Read More

  4. Learning to Manage Type 1 Diabetes

    Diabetes is an incredibly common diagnosis within the United States. People of all races, genders, and ages can be diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Unfortunately for individuals that have recently been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, it can be difficult to learn to live with this disease. Unlike type 2 diabetes, type 1 diabetes is due to the pancreas’ inability to produce insulin. Individuals wit…Read More

  5. Complications of Diabetes

    Patients who are non-compliant run the risk of diabetic complications. Diabetes management plans are put into effect by your personal physician to decrease the risk of complications, ill health, and death. A management plan should be thoroughly discussed with your physician when a diabetic diagnosis was first made. Sticking to the right management plan will also ensure that a patient will live a h…Read More

  6. Symptoms of Diabetes

    Diabetes management is made much easier with early detection of the disease. If you are an individual who has many of the risk factors of diabetes, it is best to be examined by your physician immediately. Sometimes, risk factors are not the only sign that diabetes may be present. Some individuals who are diagnosed with diabetes had none of the risk factors, they were seen by their physician based …Read More

  7. Risk Factors of Diabetes

    Understanding diabetes goes far beyond understand the type of disorder you are dealing with. Many people do not understand what puts them at risk for getting diabetes. Others, they just do not ask. It is time that everyone understands that there are things you can do in your life to decrease the overall probability of getting diabetes. Diabetes management is contingent upon decreasing risk factors…Read More

  8. What is Diabetes?

    Diabetes is one of the major health problems within the United States. In the past 50 years it has become a growing problem among all races, genders, social classes, and age brackets. Diabetes can affect anyone at any age. Even though it is a very common problem, some people still do not really understand what this disease is and how it occurs. If you are unsure of the actual disease, how are you …Read More