Journey: Managing Diabetes

"Through this diagnosis, time and time again, my husband continues to teach me how to save my own life"


Serious Mental Health Problems Raise Diabetes Risk

People with severe mental health conditions, including bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, are more than twice as likely as those without mental health issues to develop type 2 diabetes, report researchers at the University of California.

By Diane Domina

Understanding Diabetic Neuropathy

Did you know that neuropathy is the most common complication of diabetes? And you might not even know you have it. But now, there’s a way to check.

By Mary Shomon

Diabetes and Gut Bacteria: Personalizing Your Diet

Learn how to build a personalized diet for diabetes that can help manage blood sugar levels and promote healthy gut bacteria.

By Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Health Care Reform: An End to Rationed Dreams?

Health insurance is a necessity for people with type 1 diabetes or any other chronic conditions. Learn how health care reform has changed the landscape for people needing consistent treatment for diabetes.

By Beth McNamara

Best Times to Test Your Blood Sugar

When you have diabetes, your blood sugar levels don’t always stay in an optimal range. Testing your blood sugar helps you understand how food, activity, and medicine affect your blood glucose.

By Eileen Bailey