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Dr. Fran Cogen

Dr. Fran Cogen, Health Pro

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Director, Child/Adolescent Diabetes Program at Children's Nat'l

Reaching Your Goals with Diabetes

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting my fellow diabetes bloggers from Health Central - Diabetes in Boston, Massachusetts during the 2015 Annual Diabetes Association (ADA) Scientific Sessions.  We had a lively lunch discussion and one of my colleagues suggested that I write a blog about goal-setting in view of the recent guidelines... Read moreChevron

posted 06/17/2015, comments (0)|
David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

Taming Insulin's Rising Cost

Insulin is essential for everyone who has type 1 diabetes, and about one-fourth of people with type 2 diabetes rely on it to control their blood sugar. But recently it has become much more costly.

 

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David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

How To Lose Weight With Mindful Eating

Are you are eating because you are hungry? Or is your eating disordered by negative emotions or by your response to external food cues? Do you obsess about food or binge out?

 

A lot of us who have diabetes have disordered eating, says Carla Miller, a Read moreChevron

posted 06/17/2015, comments (0)|
David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

Why Our Drugs Cost So Much

Almost everyone who has diabetes relies on one or more drugs to help us manage it. But most of them are expensive, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved far fewer diabetes drugs in the past 10 years than in the previous decade.

 

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David Mendosa

David Mendosa, Health Guide

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Medical Journalist Living with Diabetes and Author of Fitness and Photography for Fun, www.mendosa.com/fitnessblog

Diabetes Drug Changes How Our Brain Responds to Food

An increasing number of people with type 2 diabetes take one of the new drugs that mimic the action of the GLP-1 hormone to manage our blood sugar. Many of us have been surprised to discover that taking this drug can also help us to lose a lot... Read moreChevron

posted 06/12/2015, comments (0)|

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