Diabetes Flashpoints

What to Drink?
A recent study shows that milk may be problematic, joining other beverages with known health risks. What should you be drinking?

Diabetes Self-Management Blog
Martha Zimmer

My Battle With the Glycemic Index

Being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes meant I had to come to terms with what had to change in my diet. What was a glycemic index and why did I have to care about it?

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Amy Campbell

Is Weight-Loss Surgery for You? Pros and Cons

Surgery is never anything to enter into lightly, but bariatric surgery offers hope for millions of overweight people who are unable to lose enough weight to improve their health…

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Web Team

JDRF 2015 Children’s Congress

Every two years, over 150 children living with Type 1 diabetes have the opportunity to share with members of Congress what it’s like to live with the condition…

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Diane Fennell

A Gram of Turmeric a Day to Keep Dementia At Bay?

A study from Taiwan has found that the spice turmeric may help improve the memory of people in the very early stages of diabetes…

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Web Team

Diabetes Self-Management Readers’ Poll: Support Groups

We want to hear from you! Take our new Diabetes Self-Management readers’ poll…

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Scott Coulter

Fear and Diabetes…

I wanted to write this week about diabetes and fear. This came up for me recently when I woke up with severely low blood sugar…

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David Spero

A Short Fast for the Holidays

 
Martha Zimmer

Why Wear Special Shoes for Diabetes?

 
Amy Campbell

Is Weight-Loss Surgery for You?

 
Web Team

Diabetes Self-Management Readers’ Poll: Daylight Saving Time

 
Diane Fennell

Some Sulfonylureas May Be Safer Than Others

 
Web Team

World Diabetes Day

 

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