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The Gist of It Sleep problems for Type 2 diabetics include Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Restless Legs Syndrome, constant trips to the bathroom and more. Lack of...

The Gist of It: Alcohol can affect blood sugar levels and contains high sugar and calorie. Smoking increases the risk of heart and breathing complications like...

Question: How can a pharmacist help as part of a long-term diabetes management plan to care for my health? Answer: These are several ways that your local pharmacist, who is...

The Gist of It: Create a sick-day plan with your doctor. Take regular notes on your sugar levels, condition of your short-term illness and the types...

The Gist of It: When sick; your body releases extra glucose to help combat the illness. If diabetes is not controlled, you could get Hyperosmolar Hyperglycaemic...

The Gist of It: Your blood sugar levels will fluctuate before and during your period. Your insulin intake and diet may be affected. Exercise and higher dosage...

The Gist of It: 5 sexual complications and how to overcome them. Some of the common complications are poor vaginal lubrication, yeast infection, and pain during...

The Gist of It: Diabetes affects the blood flow and nerve sensitivity causing erectile issues. Erectile dysfunction is the most common sexual problem in Malaysia, affecting...

The Gist of It: Hassle-free tips for breezing through airport security smoothly. How to keep your insulin and diabetic kit intact during flight. Foot care tips to...

The Gist of It: Tips on what to do before booking and leaving for your holiday What to pack and a diabetic kit checklist What to do...