Diabetes Treatment And Care Articles

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.

Community Perspective: How Can You Be an E-Patient?

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

For our most recent community chat, we welcomed special guest Deborah Greenwood, PhD, diabetes program coordinator, and diabetes clinical nurse specialist.

All About Ryzodeg 70/30

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

Ryzodeg is a unique insulin because it is a blend of 70 percent insulin degludec, a long-acting insulin, and 30 percent insulin aspart, a rapid-acting insulin.

An Introduction to Toujeo Insulin

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Toujeo is a new brand of long-acting insulin that helps control blood sugar for individuals with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

Injecting Insulin in Public

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Feeling anxious about injecting insulin in public? It's okay to feel this way. Read up on these pointers.

Think Like a Pancreas

By Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE 1 Comment

To think like a pancreas, you have to have the right tools, implemented skillfully, by a driven individual.

Understanding Oral Medications for Type 2 Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Are you new to taking oral medications for your type 2 diabetes? Learn the basics here.

The Science Behind Insulin Resistance

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

When people become resistant to insulin, their body no longer uses the hormone effectively and they may develop type 2 diabetes.

Drug Overview: Tresiba

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

Learn about Tresiba to find out if it's right for you.

Community Perspective: Getting Access to Diabetes Management Tools

By Victoria Candland No Comments

How to have better access to diabetes care equipment from our September 29 user Q and A. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.

5 Truths About Insulin Everyone With Diabetes Should Know

By Amy Campbell, MS, RD, CDE No Comments

Learn five truths about insulin that everyone with diabetes should know—but many don’t.