Foods That You Can Grow Indoors

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When outdoor garden space is limited, or the weather outside is too cold, your windowsill can serve as a small-space garden for certain edible plants, such as leafy greens and herbs.

Preserving Fresh Herbs

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Many of us are lucky to live in a place where fresh herbs are plentiful pretty much year-round.

Diabetic Stomach Pain: Reasons and Remedies

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Managing diabetes often brings changes in what we eat and the medications we take.

What to Do When You Find out You Have Diabetes

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10 Things to Do When You Find Out You Have Diabetes

10 Things to Do When You Find Out You Have Diabetes

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It's tempting -- and even sounds logical -- to skip meals: You're busy, you're not hungry, you're trying to lose weight, or your blood sugar is too high.

The Dangers of Skipping Meals When You Have Diabetes

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Pictured recipe: Mushroom Scrambled Eggs

Vegetables You Can Eat from Root to Stem

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The average American household wastes about $2,000 worth of food a year. Fighting food waste sounds smart, right? What it doesn't sound: delicious.

Why Are Fasting Glucose Levels High?

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Stumped by high fasting blood glucose results? Join the club. "It just doesn't compute.

The Best Time to Check Blood Glucose After a Meal

Q: I was recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Should I check my blood glucose two hours from when I start eating or after I finish eating my meal?

A: Most of the food you consume will be digested and raises blood glucose in one to two hours. To capture the peak level of your blood glucose, it is best to test one to two hours after you start eating.