Blood Glucose Monitoring: Minimize the Pain, Maximize the Gain


Checking your blood glucose levels at home is an integral part of managing your diabetes. Even when your A1C result is at your target goal, you should continue to check your blood glucose levels on a regular basis. Living with diabetes is a dynamic and ever-changing process…

Making the Most of Your Diabetes Doctor Visit


The average routine doctor visit unfortunately lasts only about 15 minutes these days. Therefore, if you want to get the most out of your appointment, you’ve got to be proactive. By preparing beforehand and actively participating during your visit, you can be successful in achieving and sustaining great control of your diabetes…

Ensuring a Successful Hospital Stay


It is very important for people with diabetes who anticipate the need for a hospital stay to prepare for a successful visit. If you end up with an unexpected hospital stay, it will certainly challenge your best efforts to manage your diabetes, but hopefully the following information will help you be prepared for any such situation…

An Introduction


I am so excited to have been invited to contribute to this blog and interact with the readers of Diabetes Self-Management! I am a clinical pharmacist and a certified diabetes educator, and I have specialized in helping people manage their diabetes in both the hospital and clinical setting for the past 25 years…


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