Doctor & Patient


Meghan Markle's Pregnancy Has Life-Saving Lessons for Women With Chronic Illness

Pregnant with a chronic disease? Not advocating for your health care can have devastating consequences — and your doc can often make the situation worse.

By Erin L. Boyle

Does the U.S. Need More Diabetes Specialists?

Diabetes care falls between primary care physicians and endocrinologists. Will we need more specialists as diabetes becomes more common?

By Patrick Chatfield

When Arguing With Doctors Could Save Your Life

Doctors make mistakes. Doctors don’t always know everything. Doctors are human, too.

By Ginger Vieira

Are Your Diabetes Medications Working?

Learn the symptoms and markers of a successful treatment plan — and how yours stacks up.

By Ginger Vieira

Choose the Best Doctors for Your Diabetes Management

Living with diabetes, you’ll need an ophthalmologist, a dietitian, a podiatrist, a dentist, and a dermatologist too. Find out what to look for when picking your doctors.

By David Mendosa