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Amy Campbell

Amy Campbell

Amy Campbell is the author of Staying Healthy with Diabetes: Nutrition and Meal Planning and a frequent contributor to Diabetes Self-Management and Diabetes & You. She has co-authored several books, including the newly revised The Joslin Guide to Diabetes and the American Diabetes Association’s 16 Myths of a “Diabetic Diet,” for which she received a Will Solimene Award of Excellence in Medical Communication and a National Health Information Award in 2000. Amy also developed menus for Fit Not Fat at Forty Plus and co-authored Eat Carbs, Lose Weight with fitness expert Denise Austin.

Amy earned a bachelor’s degree in nutrition from Simmons College and a master’s degree in nutrition education from Boston University. In addition to being a Registered Dietitian, she is a Certified Diabetes Educator and a member of the American Dietetic Association, the American Diabetes Association, and the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Since 1995, Amy has been Diabetes and Nutrition Educator at Joslin Diabetes Center, where she is responsible for the development, implementation, and evaluation of disease management programs, including clinical guideline and educational material development, and the development, testing, and implementation of disease management applications. She has developed and conducted training sessions for various disease and case management programs and is a frequent presenter at disease management events.

Healthy Holidays To All

Don’t Put All Your Eggs in One Basket…Or On One Plate!

Osteoporosis: Yet another Complication of Diabetes? (Part 3)

Osteoporosis: Yet another Complication of Diabetes? (Part 2)

Osteoporosis: Yet Another Complication of Diabetes? (Part 1)

Get Moving! New Physical Activity Guidelines! (Part 4)

Get Moving! New Physical Activity Guidelines! (Part 3)

Get Moving! New Physical Activity Guidelines! (Part 2)

Get Moving! New Physical Activity Guidelines! (Part 1)

Fight Flu and Pneumonia: Get Vaccinated!

Gastroparesis: That Gut Feeling (Part 3)

Gastroparesis: That Gut Feeling (Part 2)

Gastroparesis: That Gut Feeling (Part 1)

Mediterranean Madness: FAQs About a Centuries-Old “Diet”

Diabetes and Celiac Disease (Part 3)

Diabetes and Celiac Disease (Part 2)

Diabetes and Celiac Disease (Part 1)

One of the Most Effective Diabetes Drugs

How Many Diabetes Educators Can You Fit Into One Convention Center?

Vitamin D: Is It a Miracle? (Part 3)

Vitamin D: Is It a Miracle? (Part 2)

Vitamin D: Is It a Miracle? (Part 1)

The Ups and Downs of Meds and Diabetes (Part 5): Wrapping Up

The Ups and Downs of Meds and Diabetes (Part 4): Blood Lipids

The Ups and Downs of Meds and Diabetes (Part 3): Blood Lipids

The Ups and Downs of Meds and Diabetes (Part 2): Blood Pressure

The Ups and Downs of Meds and Diabetes (Part 1): Steroids

Nutrition On A Shoestring (Part 2)

Nutrition On A Shoestring (Part 1)

Resistant Starch: Don’t Resist Its Effects!

Stevia: A Sweetener Shrouded in Mystery and Debate

High-Fructose Corn Syrup: The Controversy Continues

A Foray Into Fructose

Sugar is Sugar, By Any Other Name…Or Is It? (Part 3)

Sugar is Sugar, By Any Other Name…Or Is It? (Part 2)

Sugar Is Sugar, By Any Other Name…Or Is It? (Part 1)

Caffeine: Friend or Foe? (Part 2)

Caffeine: Friend or Foe? (Part 1)

Diabetes and Skin Care: Nutrition (Part 2)

Diabetes and Skin Care: Nutrition (Part 1)

Diabetes and Skin Care (Part 2)

Diabetes and Skin Care (Part 1)

The Perils and Pitfalls of Eating Out

The Whole Grain and Nothing But the Whole Grain (Part 2)

The Whole Grain and Nothing But the Whole Grain (Part 1)

Diabetes and Alcohol: Do the Two Mix? (Part 3)

Diabetes and Alcohol: Do the Two Mix? (Part 2)

Diabetes and Alcohol: Do the Two Mix? (Part 1)

Binge Eating Disorder and Diabetes (Part 2)

Binge Eating Disorder and Diabetes (Part 1)

Gearing Up for a New Year

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