Online diabetes doctor and SugarMDs app

In the early 2000s, people started coming to the internet as their first source of information. Today, online diabetic health advice has become the second-most popular topic in search engines, as telemedicine and telehealth rise in popularity. Many patients have turned to online diabetes doctors to receive online consultations and get prescription drugs. Technology such […]

Diabetic Diet, carbs and how to eat right for diabetes type 2

In today’s article, we are going to talk about type 2 diabetes, carbohydrates(carbs), and diet. My patients constantly ask “what should I eat for my diabetes”, “How much carbohydrates/carbs should I eat in my diet for type 2 diabetes?”, “Which starches are good your diabetes?”I am going to go over the best diabetic diet and […]

Does metformin cause weight loss?

David just found out that he had diabetes. His primary care doctor prescribed metformin to reduce his A1c. His goal with diabetes is to lose weight. He is curious whether metformin helps reduce his weight. So he asks does metformin cause a weight loss to his doctor. Let us answer David’s question. Endocrinologists and diabetologists […]

Everything about Lantus Solostar, side effects & Lantus coupon

George’s doctor prescribed the Lantus Solostar pen. He knows that Lantus is insulin. He is panicking because he thinks he has been having insulin-dependent. He is fearful that he is going to have side effects from Lantus. He is concerned that the Lantus price is expensive. He is trying to also find a Lantus coupon […]

Telemedicine/Telehealth for Diabetics-Employers and Insurers

  Why Telemedicine/Telehealth for Diabetes? During this coronavirus epidemic, everybody is now looking into telemedicine/telehealth. Most people have some understanding of telemedicine. Yet a lot of people do not know how to do it. At SugarMDs we look at telemedicine differently. For us, telemedicine is not just seeing the diabetic patient on the video. The […]

Diabetic kidney disease

Diabetes and kidney disease. How to prevent and how to treat? Endocrinologist review Did you know that chronic kidney disease due to diabetes is extremely common?  And yet, most patients do not know that they have it. Only 10 percent of diabetic people with stage 3 diabetic kidney disease are aware of their diagnosis.  This […]

Diabetes Treatment Plan & Care Center – Isn’t time for Online diabetes care?

Why should you care for your diabetes and where is the best mobile diabetes care center? Michael just heard he had diabetes. He comes to a diabetes care center for a diabetes care plan.  Michael feels somewhat angry with himself.  He blames himself for not having a healthy lifestyle.  On the other hand, there are […]

Invokana Side effects vs benefits & Invokana coupon

Leslie just heard that Invokana can cause amputations.  She panicked.  Leslie has been on Invokana (generic: canagliflozin) for almost 2 years now.  She looks at her feet and smiles “they are still there”.  Okay, Leslie is a little dramatic but in reality, people get exposed to all sorts of information.  Most of the time they […]

What causes diabetes?

What causes diabetes is an extremely common question.  As you know there are many different types of diabetes.  The most commonly known type of diabetes is type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes.  Although they both result in high blood sugars, which causes type 1 diabetes versus type 2 diabetes is totally different.  In this […]

Insulin Pump for Diabetes: Endocrinologist view!

What is an insulin pump? Continuous subcutaneous insulin, or the insulin pump, has gained popularity and sophistication in recent years. An insulin pump is a device that delivers insulin to the body. Some people with diabetes use an insulin pump instead of shots to get their insulin treatment. So why is an insulin pump different, […]