Diabetes Self-Management Articles

These articles cover a wide range of subjects, from the most basic aspects of diabetes care to the nitty-gritty specifics.

Links not loading properly?

Some of our pages use Portable Document Format (PDF) files, which require Adobe Acrobat Reader. To download Acrobat Reader for free, visit www.adobe.com.

Sign up for our weekly e-mail newsletter and receive a FREE GIFT! Enter your e-mail below.

Learn more

Learn more about diabetes

Links to help you learn more about diabetes.

Ask a diabetes expert
Other diabetes resources
Browse article topics

 

Resources For Weight Control

Return to Article

SUPPLEMENTARY CONTENT

The following resources can provide inspiration and guidance for people trying to lose weight and keep it off.

NATIONAL WEIGHT CONTROL REGISTRY
www.nwcr.ws
This national study tracks over 5,000 people who have lost significant weight and kept it off for long periods. The Web site is a comprehensive, noncommercial resource for reading inspiring real-life stories as well as research findings.

GREEN MOUNTAIN AT FOX RUN
www.fitwoman.com
This weight-loss retreat is exclusively for women and focuses on a lifestyle, nondiet approach. Specialized wellness programs are offered three times a year. The Web site has information on nutrition, fitness, and women’s health.

JOSLIN’S WHY WAIT PROGRAM
www.joslin.org
A one-of-a-kind program created expressly to address the weight-management needs of people with Type 2 diabetes, Why WAIT is a 13-week program offered several times per year at the Joslin Clinic in Boston.

CALORIE KING
www.calorieking.com
This database provides calorie, fat, and carbohydrate information on commonly eaten foods and meals from popular restaurants across the United States. It also serves as a comprehensive guide for healthy eating approaches to weight and diabetes management.

 

 

Return to Strategies for Weight Management

More articles on Weight Loss

 

 


Statements and opinions expressed on this Web site are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the publishers or advertisers. The information provided on this Web site should not be construed as medical instruction. Consult appropriate health-care professionals before taking action based on this information.

 

 

Medication Therapy
Diabetes is a disorder characterized by high blood glucose levels, and the reasons for these... Article

More Movement is NEAT!
Americans — and people with diabetes in particular — are constantly reminded that exercise... Article

Understanding Cardiovascular Biomarkers
“Nothing can compare with the activity of the human heart.” —Denton A. Cooley Despite... Article

For how long can I use a vial of insulin? Get tip


Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring — Part 1: The Gear
Blood glucose self-monitoring is one of the keys to diabetes control. Here are the tools you need to carry out this task.

Perfectionism: An Impossible Goal in Diabetes Management
Striving for good self-care is important, but perfectionism can make diabetes care — and life — more difficult.

Recipes for Spring
Enjoy recipes for Baked salmon on beet greens, Tofu and snow pea slaw, Radish and cucumber salad, Spinach pinwheels, Beet salad with citrus dressing, and Stuffed berries.

Complete table of contents
Get a FREE ISSUE
Subscription questions