Michael K. Laidlaw

Focus on Diabetes Health: Types of diabetes, Part Three

  In the first two articles of this series, we discussed type 1 and type 2 diabetes. We will be turning to some of the less-common types. Recall that our patient, HM, is a 38 ...

Focus on Diabetes Health: Types of diabetes (Part 2)

In our last article, we discussed the fundamentals of type 1 diabetes. Recall that our patient, HM, is a 38-year-old man who had three weeks of frequent urination and excessive thi ...

Another View: Diabetes and Hemoglobin A1c

When dealing with diabetes, the terminology can seem overwhelming. Many have heard of the term hemoglobin A1c (abbreviated HBA1c), but what exactly does it mean? Where does it come ...