Diabetes Self-Management Blog

Tara Dairman

Tara Dairman

Tara Dairman is a former Web Editor of DiabetesSelfManagement.com.

Diabetes Reversed in Mice Through Nervous System Treatment

What We’re Reading: Diabetes Year in Review

Recipe of the Week: South African yellow rice with raisins

Article of the Week: Understanding Insulin

Diet vs. Exercise for Weight Loss

Nation’s First Trans Fat Ban Approved

What We’re Reading: Vote for Blog Awards!

Recipe of the Week: Seasoned Brussels sprouts

Article of the Week: Helping Young Children Succeed With Diabetes Care

Continuous Glucose Monitoring Improves Diabetes Control

What We’re Reading: Rodent Research

Recipe of the Week: Holiday turkey noodle soup mix

Article of the Week: Generic Drugs

Statin Studies Show Important Benefits for People With Diabetes

What We’re Reading: "His First Syringe"

Antioxidant ALA Eases Pain From Diabetic Neuropathy

Recipe of the Week: Creamy Pumpkin Pie

Article of the Week: Burning Fat Through Exercise

Exercise Helps Diabetes Control, Wards off Colds

What We’re Reading: Diabetes and Gum Disease

Recipe of the Week: Fresh Cranberry Relish

Article of the Week: Avoiding Eye Complications

Joslin Launches Free Online Diabetes Videos

What We’re Reading: Nominate us for "Best Blog"!

Proposed Trans Fat Ban and Calorie Listing Sparks Debate

What We’re Reading: Thanksgiving

Studies Find Benefits for Fish and Omega-3 Consumption

What We’re Reading

Public Warned About Fake OneTouch Test Strips

New Diabetes Drug Januvia Approved by FDA

Accu-Chek Insulin Pump Hits U.S. Market

Not Taking Prescribed Drugs Linked with Death in People with Diabetes

Mixed Results in Islet Transplantation Study

BD Blood Glucose Meter Discontinued

Flu Shot Especially Important for People with Cardiovascular Disease

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Carbohydrate Restriction: An Option for Diabetes Management
Some people find that decreasing the amount of carbohydrate they eat can help with blood glucose control. Here’s what to know about this approach.

Insulin Patch Pumps: A New Tool for Type 2
Patch pumps are simpler to operate than traditional insulin pumps and may be a good option for some people with Type 2 diabetes who need insulin.

How Much Do You Know About Vitamins?
Learn what these micronutrients can and can’t do for you.

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