Posts by Becky Smith


View Diabetic diet: What food can diabetics eat? post.
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Diabetic diet: What food can diabetics eat?

What food can diabetics eat? In this post, you'll discover the various diets/lifestyles that are often advised for diabetics. Here we explore the benefits and disadvantages of each diet and explain... View Article


View Complications of diabetes and how to avoid them post.
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Complications of diabetes and how to avoid them

Diabetes can cause problems with various body functions over time which can lead to a variety of short-term and long-term complications. In this post, you will find answers to the questions: what are... View Article


View What is diabetes? How it is diagnosed and treated post.
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What is diabetes? How it is diagnosed and treated

You may have heard about or recently been diagnosed with diabetes (diabetes mellitus) and understand that diabetics should watch their carb/sugar intake, but what is diabetes? What does diabetes do... View Article


View Depression: Addressing the elephant in the room post.
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Depression: Addressing the elephant in the room

Living with a chronic illness such as diabetes makes you three times more likely to suffer from depression. In this post I discuss a recent experience with depression and what help was available. I... View Article