Diabetes Treatment And Care Articles

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 No Comments

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.

How to Maximize Your Insulin Absorption

By Jewels Doskicz, RN No Comments

Learn how to improve your insulin absorption and injection practices from an RN who is also a PWD.

Community Perspective: What’s Missing in Diabetes Education?

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

Learn about some of the holes in diabetes education, and what we can do to better educate others from our user Q&A.

Diabetes Care and Surgery

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Here's how to manage your blood sugar levels during and after surgery.

The Costly Business of Diabetes

By Peg Abernathy 1 Comment

Peg Abernathy, a diabetes subject matter expert and diabetes blogger on The Huffington Post, discusses the cost of diabetes.

Jardiance May Fight Heart Attack and Stroke Risk

By Victoria Candland 1 Comment

A study suggests that this blood glucose-lowering pill could help heart health in people with type 2 diabetes.

New: Continuous Glucose Monitoring With Your Smartphone

By Victoria Candland No Comments

The FDA has approved a new CGM that can make diabetes management much easier. Learn more at Diabetic Connect.