I Finally Feel Like All This IS Worth It!

I Finally Feel Like All This IS Worth It! Health-e-Solutions comment: Let’s face it. Lifestyle change is hard. But this IS worth it! Our entire culture is centered around what is fast and convenient. Uunfortunately, that has resulted in unhealthy lifestyles,...

Non-Invasive Device Could End Diabetes Finger Sticks

Non-Invasive Device Could End Diabetes Finger Sticks (Source) Non-Invasive Device Could End Diabetes Finger Sticks. A new laser sensor that monitors blood glucose levels without penetrating the skin could transform the lives of millions of people living with diabetes....

First Human Induced MODY Pluripotent Stem Cells

First Human Induced MODY Pluripotent Stem Cells (Source) First Human Induced MODY Pluripotent Stem Cells. Joslin scientists report the first generation of human induced pluripotent stem cells from patients with an uncommon form of diabetes, maturity onset diabetes of...

Type 1 Children Not Meeting Targets

Type 1 Children Not Meeting Targets (Source) Type 1 Children Not Meeting Targets. Less than a third of youth with type 1 diabetes are meeting recommended A1c targets…. The data comes from an analysis of 13,316 participants younger than 20 years in a nationwide...

4.8 A1c During Broken Leg, Chicken Pox, Virus

4.8 A1c During Broken Leg, Chicken Pox, Stomach Virus This inspiring mother had a challenging several months managing her son’s type 1 diabetes. She grappled with other health concerns that could have caused her son’s blood glucose levels to become quite difficult to...

Obesity Cigarettes Lead Avoidable Deaths

Obesity Cigarettes Lead Avoidable Deaths Worldwide (Source) Obesity Cigarettes Lead Avoidable Deaths. Dr. Charles H. Hennekens, M.D., Dr.P.H., the first Sir Richard Doll Professor and senior academic advisor to the dean in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at...

5 Pounds in a Week and a Half – I am So Excited!

5 Pounds in a Week and a Half – I am So Excited Health-e-Solutions comment: One of the great side benefits of the Health-e-Solutions lifestyle is it seems to normalize your weight. We have seen it in our own lives. I dropped extra pounds without even trying simply by...

Urban Children Type 1 Diabetes Increases 70%

Urban Children Type 1 Diabetes Increases 70% (Source) Urban Children Type 1 Diabetes Increases 70%. Over the past two decades, the incidence of type 1 diabetes in very young children under age 5 has increased by 70 percent in the city of Philadelphia, according to...

No Need for Insulin

No Need for Insulin We remember the two separate days our two boys with type 1 diabetes were diagnosed. They are etched in our memories as traumatic events. They mark a time when our lives changed. At the time, it seemed that our lives changed for the worse. However,...

“Completely Gobsmacked at Her New HbA1c”

“Completely Gobsmacked at Her New HbA1c” A family in New Zealand shared an inspiring note about their success with the Health-e-Solutions lifestyle. They have seen such positive changes: “Just wanted to let you know, [our daughter] had a clinic appointment today and...

High Diabetes Care Costs

High Diabetes Care Costs (Source) High Diabetes Care Costs – Results from a recent study showed that the cost of diabetes care may go up when patients have poor blood sugar control and kidney damage. Researchers found that diabetes may cost nearly $27,000 over 5...

“The Difference is Astounding”

The Difference is Astounding We asked people who have been following the Health-e-Solutions lifestyle… At this point in your journey, what do you think is vital to tell people who have just received the news that their child has Type 1 Diabetes? Here is what one...

Type 2 Diabetes – “The Difference is Amazing!”

Type 2 Diabetes – The Difference is Amazing! We met with this woman with type 2 diabetes and other conditions for a consult to get her started on the Health-e-Solutions lifestyle. She had been struggling on her own, trying to figure out just what to do. This is...

Is Your Diabetes Under New Management?

Is Your Diabetes Under New Management? There is a difference between “managing” and “controlling” your diabetes. The Health-e-Solutions lifestyle is designed to help you control it, so that your blood sugar levels stay more stable throughout the day instead of spiking...

Mexico Diabetes Epidemic Processed American Foods Blamed

Mexico Diabetes Epidemic Processed American Foods Blamed (Source) Mexico Diabetes Epidemic Processed American Foods Blamed – As the U.S. trade deficit continues to soar, the one thing America has been successful at exporting is its fast food industry, and with...

No More Roller Coaster Rides

No More Roller Coaster Rides A fellow Health-e-Solutions lifestyle family shared how they have no more roller coaster rides of blood sugar highs and lows. They are now on the more natural rolling plains of better glucose control through diet and lifestyle changes....

“Down to 1 Injection of 3 Units of Insulin per Day”

“Down to 1 Injection of 3 Units of Insulin per Day” Down to 1 Injection! It is always encouraging to hear of other people’s success with diet and lifestyle changes. It makes us want to redouble our efforts to stay on this road to better blood sugar control and...

Making Lemonade out of Diabetes Lemons

Making Lemonade out of Diabetes Lemons How precious is this inspirational comment from the co-creator of Leaf & Love Organic Lemonade, sweetened with pure stevia! Thank you for your encouragement, Sara. It helps us persevere in our efforts to help others. A...

Innovative Device Hits European Market

Innovative Device Hits European Market (Source) Innovative Device Hits European Market – Medtronic INC has announced in Europe the launch of MiniMed Duo, which is the world’s first two-in-one glucose sensor and insulin infusion set. It has a continuous...

Greater Proven Results in a Fraction of the Time!

Greater Proven Results in a Fraction of the Time! (Source) Despite years of research and treatment of diabetes, many diabetics still live with blood sugar levels outside a healthy range. This not only diminishes the quality of life for the diabetic, but also creates...

I Wish Someone Would Have Said This to Me

Food Matters: I Wish Someone Would Have Said This to Me We asked people who have been following the Health-e-Solutions lifestyle… At this point in your journey, what do you think is vital to tell people who have just received the news that their child has Type 1...

Making Unpredictable Blood Sugars Predictable

Making Unpredictable Blood Sugars Predictable Making Unpredictable Blood Sugars Predictable – When you have insulin-dependent diabetes, you cannot predict what your sugar level will do. You cannot get the balance right between blood sugar and insulin. You will...

Blood Pressure Drug Reverses Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial

Blood Pressure Drug Reverses Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial (Source) Blood Pressure Drug Reverses Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial – New research conducted at the University of Alabama at Birmingham has shown that the common blood pressure drug verapamil...

“Free from My Ball and Chain”

“Free from My Ball and Chain” Barb Holzer was diagnosed recently with pre-diabetes, but she has suffered from a number of other chronic conditions for years.  A friend of hers told her about Health-e-Solutions and she jumped right into changing her lifestyle, figuring...