• How Do I Keep My Insulin Cold While Traveling?

    How Do I Keep My Insulin Cold While Traveling?

    For people with diabetes whose lives depend on insulin injections, life can be restrictive and not as spontaneous as they would like. When they want to take a long trip keeping their insulin at the ideal temperature is often important and challenging. Finding the right storage...
  • Purchasing Travel Insurance With Diabetes

    Purchasing Travel Insurance With Diabetes

    With all the fluctuations and cancellations that can happen with travel these days, many people planning a trip choose to protect themselves with travel insurance. Travel insurance can protect a traveler against smaller inconveniences, such as lost or misplaced luggage, to bigger issues such as medical...
  • Upcoming Diabetes Technologies

    Upcoming Diabetes Technologies

    Among the most common chronic illnesses around the world, the CDC states that diabetes develops in about 1 in 10 Americans. Of this number, up to 8 in 10 don’t even know they have it. This dangerous prevalence can cost upwards of $327 billion in annual medical...
  • My child has diabetes; now what?

    My child has diabetes; now what?

    When faced with a diagnosis of diabetes, there are so many questions that can go through your mind.  When your child has diabetes, you can become quickly overwhelmed.  Parenting is one of the hardest jobs on earth; parenting a child with diabetes is a challenge that...
  • Stress:  It does affect your diabetes control!

    Stress:  It does affect your diabetes control!

    Stress is a subject that seems to be a part of routine conversations these days. How many of us when talking to family or friends start a conversation with: ”I am so stressed out with”? … well, you fill in the blank. We have heavy traffic,...
  • What Happens if Insulin Gets Warm?

    What Happens if Insulin Gets Warm?

    Dreading Summer Fun Because of Diabetes? There’s A Solution It’s a nightmare scenario for anyone with diabetes — you’re out on a fun hike with friends, the sun is high, and you’re all having a great time, when suddenly you experience a crash. You reach for...
  • Why are we so tired and what can we do about it?

    Why are we so tired and what can we do about it?

    Fatigue is one of the most common complaints that physicians hear from patients. In truth fatigue can be a silent thief; stealing time spent with loved ones, causing you to be unproductive at work, and even setting off symptoms of depression. It is important to treat...
  • Don’t be Fooled

    Don’t be Fooled

    There are countless supplements out there claiming to treat and even worse “potentially cure” diabetes.  Manufacturers make use of social media to advertise and often “glorify” heath claims.  The FDA routinely monitors and cracks down on companies making false claims, but it is best for you,...
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