Diabetes Articles

Sept. 27 #DCDE Twitter Chat Topic: Eating With the Harvest to Help Diabetes

By Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE No Comments

Choosing the freshest foods all year round is good for your health, your blood sugar, and our planet.

Community Perspective: Diabetes Blame and Shame

By Tom Betar No Comments

Do you feel shame or place blame when it comes to your diabetes? You're not alone.

Getting Yourself in the Mood for Sleep

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

If the usual sleep tips still leave you counting sheep, Dr. Gary has another way to help you get more of the refreshing sleep you need.

Diabetes Blame and Shame

By Cynthia Rogers No Comments

Cynthia Rogers explains how people with diabetes can be blamed and shamed for having the disease.

Community Perspective: Mindfulness and Diabetes Management

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Toby Smith, diabetes lifestyle expert and CDE, joined our host Jewels Doskicz and our diabetes advocates to explain the benefits of mindfulness and give tips on being more mindful.

What’s a Good Day? And How Do I Have More?

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Good days don’t just happen. Dr. Gary names seven steps you can take to help brighten every day.

Think About it...Mindfulness and Diabetes Self-Management

By Toby Smithson, MS, LD, RDN, CDE No Comments

Toby Smithson, MS, LD, RDN, CDE, discusses the importance of mindfulness and diabetes management.

Community Perspective: Insulin Sensitivity

By Tom Betar No Comments

Our online community tackles the subject of insulin sensitivity with the help of a diabetes author and CDE.

Feeling Normal: What Are You Looking Forward To?

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Dr. Gary explains a simple way to brighten your day—and your future.

The Fat of the Matter

By Gary Scheiner MS, CDE No Comments

Join Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE, talks about the effect fat has on blood glucose levels.

Community Perspective: Diabetes at School and Work

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Learn from this week’s community chat some ways to better manage your diabetes while on the go with help from our special guests Mike Barry and Cayla, both T1Ds and diabetes advocates.

Community Perspective: Going For Gold With Diabetes

By Tom Betar No Comments

Diabetes didn't stop Kris Freeman from competing in the Olympics. Our diabetes community discusses what else is possible with diabetes.

Mind Says, Body Follows: The Power of Stressful Thoughts

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Don't let stress make you miserable. Dr. Gary shows you five simple ways to stop sweating the small stuff.

The Diabetes Olympics

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

Jewels Doskicz, RN, discusses how you can bring the competitive spirit into your life with diabetes.

Community Perspective: Past, Present, and Future of Diabetes Management

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Learn about the past, present, and future of diabetes management and care from diabetes advocates and Mike Hoskins, managing editor of DiabetesMine.

Just Diagnosed: What Are You Doing About Your Mental Health?

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Dr. Gary explains six ways to overcome the emotional challenges that come with chronic illness.