Diabetes Emotions Articles
If you’re struggling to make a healthy change in your life, Dr. Gary’s tips can help.
Learn to become more empowered in your diabetes self-management by asking yourself these questions.
You can limit how much you say about your chronic illness. Dr. Gary explains how to handle this common and sometimes delicate situation.
Feeling anxious is bad enough, but worrying about becoming anxious only makes things worse. Dr. Gary tells how you can avoid this common issue.
If health issues are straining your relationship, Dr. Gary’s tips can help bring you and your partner closer together.
You can't avoid life’s frustrations, so Dr. Gary gives you five positive, powerful ways to deal with them.
Learn to understand and interrupt the cycle of blame, shame, and self-doubt.
As you adjust to life with chronic illness, Dr. Gary explains why it’s important to follow your everyday routine even if your heart isn’t in it.
Dr. Gary tells what to do if your doctor sometimes forgets what you’ve previously discussed together.
Dr. Gary explains how to reassure your supervisor that caring for your health won’t prevent you from getting the job done.
Does your partner say certain words that always get your goat? Dr. Gary names eight ways to avoid arguments and strengthen your relationship instead.
Dr. Gary has tips for coping with the high cost of living with chronic illness.
Dr. Gary McClain, therapist, author, and patient advocate, joined our community discussion to chat about getting good sleep for better diabetes management.
Dr. Gary explains how a simple question can help improve communication with your partner and strengthen your relationship.
If you haven’t had a hug lately, you’re missing out. Dr. Gary explains how a good squeeze can do you good.
Learn how to use humor as a coping strategy that helps you keep a smile on your face as you deal with diabetes. And see some fun diabetes jokes!