Natural Diabetes Treatment Association
Our mission is to help people with diabetes and their caregivers. Even if we try to focus mainly on natural remedies & treatments, we can not pass the traditional "drug" medicine..
Natural treatment & remedies
Are natural remedies safe and effective for treating diabetes? We try to give as much informaion as possible about herbs, dietary supplements, acupuncture, biofeedback and more.
Nutritional remedy & healthy eating
You can find answers on how & what should a diabetic eat. What is good for pancreas, what makes blood levels high, what low. What kind of food must a diabetic certainly avoid.
Treatment with drugs & medications
Important facts about diabetes drugs & medications : what are the common drugs and medications to treat diabetes and control blood sugar levels. What are the side effects?
Main types of diabetes
Although there are three main types of diabetes, there is also a stage before diabetes called pre-diabetes. Pre-diabetes, also known as Impaired glucose tolerance is a condition where your Blood sugar level elevates to a level higher than the normal range for most people, but is still low enough not to be considered diabetes. People who have pre-diabetes are at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes later in life if they do not monitor their condition carefully..
Type 1 diabetes
Type 1 diabetes (also known as juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes) is a chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin - hormone which is needed to allow glucose to enter cells to produce energy.
Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes (also known as adult-onset or noninsulin-dependent diabetes) is a chronic condition that affects the way your body metabolizes glucose - your body's important source for energy.
Gestational diabetes (also known as gestational diabetes mellitus) is when a woman without diabetes, develops high blood sugar levels during pregnancy. Babies born to mothers with poorly treated gestational diabetes are at increased risk of being too large, having low blood sugar after birth, and jaundice.