If you have diabetes – even if it’s well controlled -- it’s important to get the flu shot. With your immune system already weakened, taking extra precautions against infections is important.
People who work irregular hours with night and rotating shifts may be at greater risk to develop diabetes and obesity. Endocrinologist Marwan Hamaty, MD, talks about how to minimize your risk.
The false diagnosis of “Wilson’s syndrome” has spread online as an answer to fatigue and other common conditions. The treatment recommended by its promoter can cause dangerous and long-term side effects.
March 26 is Diabetes Alert Day. Endocrinologist Marwan Hamaty, MD, MBA, reveals the most common questions he hears from patients about controlling diabetes and blood sugar, taking insulin and avoiding dialysis.
The holidays tempt us with sugary, rich foods. Is it OK to indulge a little, even though you have diabetes? Marwan Hamaty, MD, talks about holiday challenges for those with diabetes.
If you’re at risk for diabetes, Marwan Hamaty, MD, MBA, talks about the best ways you can prevent the onset of the disease.