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Your Complete Guide to Diabetes Self-care

Ready to feel even more amazing? Follow these simple strategies that can help you soothe your body, mind, and spirit when you're living with diabetes.

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My Diabetes Wake-up Call

Health advocate Mary Shomon landed in the ICU after nearly missing the signs of LADA, a form of type 1 diabetes. Now she shares the lessons that can help everyone live healthier—and smarter.

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A Surprising Link Between Multiple Chronic Illnesses

New research suggests that people who have inflammatory bowel disease or diabetes may have a higher risk of rheumatoid arthritis. Find out what we know about the connection so far, and what you can do to lower your odds of developing RA.

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7 Tips for Patient Advocacy on Capitol Hill

If you're a patient advocate planning to bring your message of awareness to Capitol Hill, these 7 tips can help you prepare for your trip to Washington D.C.

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Life With Diabetes: Pride vs. Shame

Diabetes is something no one should have to hide. Find out what it means to take pride in your courage and strength to endure each day.

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What Do Your Feet Say About Your Health?

Believe it or not, your feet are a good barometer of your overall health. Learn how your feet can offer early warning signs for bigger health issues.

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Top Chronic Illness Books You Should Read

No matter what chronic illness you are living with, these books will have you nodding along.

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Remaking Traditional Holiday Recipes

If you have a chronic condition, traditional holiday meals can be a challenge, but we have you covered with these modified versions of holiday classics.

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How to Click Into Online Support for a Chronic Condition

There are numerous online communities for people with almost any health condition. Here’s how to make the most of them.

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Cooking Gifts for People With Chronic Illness

If someone you love lives with rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, or multiple sclerosis, consider these great gift ideas for their kitchen.