Diabetes Emotions Articles

Chronic Communication at Work: 9 Tips to Make the Most of Your Annual Review

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

There's no need to dread this yearly ritual. Dr. Gary has tips on how to showcase your strengths and deal with questions about your health.

5 Steps to Embracing an Imperfect Life with Diabetes

By Lana Barhum No Comments

Choosing to embrace an imperfect life can help you face challenges and lead a happy, meaningful, and fulfilled life.

Community Perspective: Changing Your Relationship With Diabetes

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

For our weekly community discussion, Daniele Hargenrader, founder of the website Diabetes Dominator, talked about how you can positively change your relationship with diabetes.

5 Tips to Restore Your Self-Confidence

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Learn to understand how diabetes can affect self-confidence, and see tips to help you become more confident.

Chronic Communication at Home: Is It the Message or the Delivery?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Good communication is about more than words. It's about the way we say them. Dr. Gary has tips to help you improve communication and avoid hurt feelings.

How to Stop Holiday Dread from Spoiling the Season

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Dr. Gary has tips to stop holiday dread from spoiling the joys of the season.

Twenty Years From Now, What Will Be Important?

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Dr. Gary shares tips to help you learn to keep things in perspective by looking at the bigger picture.

Community Perspective: Using the Diabetes Online Community for Positive Change

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

In this weeks community discussion, we addressed the importance of community advocacy and key actions that need to be taken.

5 Ways To Show Yourself Some Love

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

Say "I love me" with these five tips, and live a happier, healthier life.

Miracle Cures: What Keeps Us Hoping?

By Dr GaryCA 1 Comment

Dr. Gary explains why we’re vulnerable to the promise of a miracle cure, and how to handle those feelings constructively.

How to Curb the Urge to Judge Yourself

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

What can you do when you are your own harshest critic? Dr. Gary has tips to help you stop judging yourself too negatively.

10 Tips to Deal With Criticism

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

Even painful criticism may bring you positive opportunities for growth. Learn how to deal with harsh criticism, and how to find the lessons you can learn.

Chronic Communication at Work: Resisting Pressure to Socialize

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

See tips to help you mingle with your coworkers in ways that safeguard your health and privacy.

Community Perspective: Diabetes Acceptance

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Recognizing that you are not alone in your struggles can be one of the most helpful diabetes coping mechanisms. Our weekly Q&A brings together both type 1 and type 2 diabetics to discuss problems and…

Open Your Heart!

By Dr GaryCA No Comments

When times are tough, three little words can make a big difference in your happiness. Learn seven simple ways to open your heart to life's best possibilities.

Combining a Spiritual Approach with Cognitive Behavior Therapy

By Beverly S. Adler, PhD, Clinical Psychologist and Certified Diabetes Educator No Comments

What does diabetes acceptance look like to you? Special guest writer Dr. Bev, a clinical psychologist, CDE, and type 1 diabetic, shares her insights.