Diabetes Emotions Articles
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!
Don’t let chronic illness put family fun on the back burner. Dr. Gary explains why having fun together is so important—and gives you tips to help the good times roll.
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.
Cynthia Rogers explains how people with diabetes can be blamed and shamed for having the disease.
Good days don’t just happen. Dr. Gary names seven steps you can take to help brighten every day.
Don't let stress make you miserable. Dr. Gary shows you five simple ways to stop sweating the small stuff.
Jewels Doskicz, RN, discusses how you can bring the competitive spirit into your life with diabetes.
Dr. Gary explains six ways to overcome the emotional challenges that come with chronic illness.
Learn how to have hard conversations with your partner in ways that bring you closer together instead of driving you apart.
Dr. Gary shows you how to deal with your anxious thoughts by indulging them—within limits.
Dr. Gary offers guidance for making a difficult end-of-life decision that no one hopes to face.
Don't give up! Dr. Gary tells what to do if your recommended diabetes treatments haven't helped.