Ann Bartlett, Patient Expert

Ann wrote for HealthCentral as a patient expert for Diabetes.

The Falling Rates of Diabetes May Be Misleading

Credit: Thinkstock In December 2015, the CDC reported that diabetes was on the decline. In 2009, there were more than 1.7 million new cases diagnosed, but between 2009 and 2014 the number of newly diagnosed dropped, totaling just 1.4 million over 5 y...
Ann Bartlett

My love of Bone Broth For My Health and Healing!

Credit: Thinkstock Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. With cooler temps, it signifies the end of long summer days and outdoor weather forcing us to look inward and prepare for winter. Every season has a beauty to it; you just have to look ...
Ann Bartlett

No Cure, But There Is Healing

Has the answer to diabetes been there all along? Living with diabetes can feel like a life sentence, but we have more control than we think.
Ann Bartlett

Why You Need A Drinking Strategy

Where does alcohol fit in the life of someone with diabetes? These strategies will help you manage your diabetes and also enjoy drinking.
Ann Bartlett

What To Do When Your Spouse Has Diabetes

I’ve always wondered what it would feel like if anyone else in my family were diagnosed with diabetes. I know lots of families who have multiple type 1 members, which brings a certain set of problems. However, what if your spouse was diagnosed with t...
Ann Bartlett

Probiotics: Could They be the Next Generation of Diabetes Drugs?

As a professional in the holistic business, I am one who believes that food plays a role in our health. How we choose food makes a huge difference in what is reflected in our blood work and our blood glucose. Eating well shows in our eyes, our skin ...
Ann Bartlett