Diabetes Emotions Articles

Talking to Your Doctor: When Your Doctor Won’t Talk about Your Emotions

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Tips to help you know what to do when your feelings spin out of control and your doctor isn’t helping.

Looking for a Partner? How About Falling in Love with Yourself First?

By Dr. Gary 1 Comment

See tips on how to find the right person for a satisfying relationship - and be happy with yourself until you do.

Feeling Lost? 6 Tips to Help.

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

If something unexpected leaves you unsure what to do next, Dr. Gary has 6 tips that can help.

Worry — The Worst Side Effect of Diabetes

By Jewels Doskicz, R.N. No Comments

Worrying about diabetes causes stress and anxiety. Learn how to cope with diabetes worry and stress.

7 Steps to Bring More Fun into Your Life

By Dr GaryCA 2 Comments

Does it feel like your fun days are all in the past? Here's how to keep the fun and laughter coming.

9 Valuable Lessons Gained From Chronic Illness

By Lana Barhum No Comments

Our advocate Lana shares nine valuable lessons that have shaped her life over the last six years.

Celebrities: They Have Diabetes, Too

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Famous folks share their experiences living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Vent! Nine Steps to Getting It Out of Your System

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Learn how to benefit from releasing your feelings in constructive ways.

Second-Guessing: Seven Steps toward Getting Out of Your Own Way

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Second-guessing yourself can keep you stuck when you're trying to make a decision. Here's what to do.

Maintaining Control among Summertime Chaos

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Don't let diabetes management lack over the summer. Here are some tips to help keep you in control this summer.

Guys: Why Is It So Hard to Open Up?

By Dr. Gary No Comments

It’s not easy opening up about your emotions when you’re a guy. Learn how you can start opening up to your friends and family.

Whew! Am I Ever Mad! 7 Remedies for Angry Feelings

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Feeling angry is only human. You don't have to avoid anger, or let it control you. Next time you feel angry, Dr. Gary's tips can help you cope.

Is Diabetes Overwhelming You? 5 Solutions to Try.

By Lana Barhum No Comments

Just because we don’t want chronic illness to control our lives does not mean we can ignore that it is a part of our lives.

What Stopped You from Reaching Out for Help?

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Anxiety? Depression? Chronic illness? Stress? It can seem hard to seek help with your mental health, but it doesn't have to be. See tips from an expert.

What to Do When Uncertainty Makes You Imagine The Worst

By Dr GaryCA -2 Comments

When uncertainty makes you imagine the worst, these insights and practical tips can help you take control of your mind and separate facts from speculation.

Winter Blues: How Are You Coping?

By Dr. Gary No Comments

Winter blues staring to kick in? Dr. Gary gives us some great tips to beat the blues this winter.