Diabetes Treatment And Care Articles

5 Hot Trends in the Diabetes Product Pipeline

By Kelly Rawlings, Editorial Director, Diabetes Forecast magazine No Comments

Special guest blogger Kelly Rawlings of Diabetes Forecast magazine shares the latest trends in diabetes tech.

Where the Presidential Candidates Stand on Healthcare

By Tom Betar 6 Comments

Healthcare is a hot topic for many voters. Read where the presidential candidates stand on healthcare reform and how their ideas may impact your chronic disease management in the future.

Community Perspective: On-the-Rise Diabetes Technology

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

This week we welcomed Dana Lewis and Scott Leibrand, founders of the #DIYPS (the Do-It-Yourself Pancreas System) and founders of the #OpenAPS movement to join our community discussion.

Surprising Ways Social Media Enables Diabetes Innovation

By Dana Lewis No Comments

Dana Lewis explains how social media enables diabetes innovations.

Finding the Right Pump Is Like Finding the Right Man

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

In love as in blood sugar control, it pays to choose carefully. Here's how to find an insulin pump you'll fall in love with.

11 Ways to Prevent Medical Bills From Dinging Your Credit

By Tom Betar No Comments

Unpaid medical debt can have a big impact on your credit score if you let it. Fortunately, there are many things you can do, such as checking your credit report annually, to keep medical debt…

What to Do When Your Doctor Assumes You “Know What to Do”

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

RN and PWD Jewels Doskicz talks about some questions to ask your healthcare provider about your diagnosis and treatment.

Community Perspective: Diabetes Technology

By Tom Betar 1 Comment

Technology continues to permeate nearly every aspect of our lives, including our health and well-being. So, for our weekly Q&A we took a closer look at some of the ways technology is changing the game…

How to Find the Best Health Insurance Plan for You

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

RN and PWD Jewels Doskicz goes through the steps you need to take and the questions you need to ask when applying for health insurance.

CGM Technology Closes the Loop in 2017

By Jewels Doskicz, RN 2 Comments

Registered nurse and PWD Jewels Dozkicz dives deep into the world of CGM tech in this overview of your most advanced options.

Community Perspective: Maximizing Your Health Benefits

By Tom Betar 1 Comment

Our weekly Twitter chat gives people with diabetes the chance to share their voices and connect with others. This week, the chat focused on how to maximize health benefits at the end of the year.

Community Perspective: Clinical Trials

By Tom Betar No Comments

Learn about the importance of clinical trials and what others are saying about them in our December 1 community Q and A.

Who Has Your Medical Records?

By Lana Barhum No Comments

Exercise your rights under HIPAA and learn to be diligent in tracking your medical records.

Clinical Trials as a Road to Progress in Diabetes Treatment

By TrialReach 1 Comment

Are clinical trials right for you?

Diabetes Drug Interactions

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Diabetes medications may harmfully interact with other drugs, whether prescription or over the counter.

Who Can Take Oral Diabetes Medications?

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Those who have type 1 or type 2 diabetes must usually combine lifestyle changes and medications to control their blood glucose and insulin levels.