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Saying "No" for Your Health and Diabetes Management

By saying "no" to things that raise our blood glucose levels, stress us out, or undermine our self-care, we are saying "yes" to our health.

By Corinna Cornejo

Diabetic Pastry Chef Shares Her Best Dessert-Making Moves

Stacey aka The Diabetic Pastry Chef tastes desserts all day but she’s still impressing her doctor. Find out about her favorite sugar substitutes and flour mixes.

By Pamela Kaufman

Running the Boston Marathon for Diabetes Charity

Casey McNamara, a diabetes advocate, achieved her dream of running the Boston Marathon and raised nearly $24,000 for diabetes charity at the same time.

By Pamela Kaufman

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

Mentally Preparing for an Emergency

Being mentally prepared can help you through an emergency without derailing your diabetes management. Learn about resources available to help you plan.

By Corinna Cornejo

Every Season Is a New Beginning

The change of seasons can disrupt your life, but it can also be a chance to stop, reflect, and start over with courage to face the road ahead.

By Corinna Cornejo

U.S. Diabetes Rates: Facts and Figures

Nearly 9 percent of U.S. adults had been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and 0.5 percent with type 1 diabetes in 2016 and 2017, according to a study.

By Diane Domina

How I Adjusted to Dietary Changes with Diabetes

It was hard to change my lifelong eating habits after my type 2 diagnosis. Here are three things I struggle with, and how I get back on track after a slip-up.

By Phyllisa Deroze

7 Things You Don't Know About Diabetes Unless You Live With It

Diabetes is not always how the media portrays it. Here are 7 truths about diabetes you would never know unless you live with it.

By Ginger Vieira

The Way You Wear Your Diabetes: Pride vs. Shame

Diabetes is something no one should have to hide. Take pride in your courage and strength to endure each day.

By Ginger Vieira