Diabetes Diet and Nutrition

If you have diabetes, Virtua certified diabetes educators can help you choose healthy foods to help you manage and even reverse symptoms. Learn what foods are best and how to cook them so you'll never feel deprived.
Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes: What’s the Difference?

Understanding the roles of glucose and insulin are key to unlocking the difference between the type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and the special treatment each requires.

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Tips to Stay Healthy in a Food Swamp

Surrounded by fast food, eating healthy can seem like an impossibility. But with a little planning, you can come out on top. Virtua cardiologist Vivek Sailam, MD, explains how.

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Magic Pill for Heart Health? Cut 300 Calories A Day

A new study found that consuming just 300 fewer calories—the equivalent of six Oreo cookies or three Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups—each day can help protect your heart and curb your diabetes risk.

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Classes & Support 

The outpatient diabetes program at Virtua has received education recognition by the American Diabetes Association (ADA). 

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