The Awane Blog / wellness

Could you be prediabetic?

Nov 07, 2017

Take this assessment to find out Prediabetes means your blood sugar is higher than normal, but not yet high enough to be diagnosed as diabetes. Many people who have prediabetes don’t even know it. Diabetes is a serious disease that can cause heart attack, stroke, blindness, kidney failure... Read more →

You work hard. So does your back.

Oct 04, 2017

Get relief from back and musculoskeletal pain Your back and the rest of your musculoskeletal system work hard. Twisting, bending, lifting, pushing or pulling, and repeating the same motion over and over can strain your back and musculoskeletal system, which is made up of the bones and muscles... Read more →

Diabetes and Children

Aug 30, 2017

Years ago, diabetes in children was a rarity. Children were most likely to get type 1 diabetes. In fact, it was called juvenile diabetes. But today, type 2 diabetes is affecting too many children in our country. About 208,000 young people in the U.S. under age 20 had diabetes in 2012.... Read more →