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The Diabetes Self-Management Web Team is made up of various editorial staff members.


Study on Factors Influencing Type 2 Management

If you have Type 2 diabetes and are at least 25 years old, then you may be interested in participating in a survey being conducted to improve outcomes for people with diabetes…

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“Get Diabetes Right” Initiative

According to the diabetes research organization JDRF, as many as 3 million people in the United States have Type 1 diabetes, with roughly 80 more receiving the diagnosis every day. And according to Tom Karlya and Kim May, parents of children with Type 1, the number of people being diagnosed with the condition at death is rising…

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Study to Evaluate Needle-Free Glucagon Treatment

If you have a child with Type 1 diabetes between the ages of 4 and 16, you may be interested in a study that is currently recruiting volunteers to evaluate a new needle-free glucagon treatment for severe hypoglycemia…

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Type 2 Prevention Study Seeks Volunteers

Are you one of the more than 79 million Americans who is estimated to have prediabetes? Then you may be interested in participating in a large study that is currently enrolling volunteers to determine whether vitamin D supplementation can prevent Type 2…

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Google Nutrition Comparison Tool

Have you ever wanted to compare the nutrition profiles of two types of food to see which would be a better fit for your meal plan? The folks at Google have created a quick and easy way to do it…

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Help Bring Timesulin to the USA

Do you use an insulin pen to control your diabetes? Then you are no doubt familiar with the anxiety caused by not knowing whether you’ve already taken your shot. Timesulin simplifies the process of tracking injections, and it needs your help to come to the United States…

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Free “Diabetes Alert” Auto Stickers

Do you live in Tennessee and have diabetes? Then you may be interested in a free program called “Diabetes Alert…”

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Take the Diabetes Risk Test for Alert Day

Today is American Diabetes Association Alert Day, a “one-day wake-up call to inform the American public about the seriousness of diabetes, particularly when diabetes is left undiagnosed or untreated…”

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“Our Everyday Heroes” Race Car Design Contest for JDRF

Want to raise money for JDRF, the leading global organization funding Type 1 diabetes research, and make a child’s dreams come true at the same time? Then you’ll want to check out the “Our Everyday Heroes” Race Car Design Contest for JDRF!

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Your Chance to Be on TV!

Do you have Type 2 diabetes and use Level Foods products to help manage your condition? Are you in the New York City area? Then you have the opportunity to be interviewed this week…

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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.

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Learn what these micronutrients can and can’t do for you.

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