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Diabetes Out of Control? You Need Accountability Partners!

What can you do when you feel like your diabetes is out of control? Partner up, says Rhodes. Circle the wagons. Don’t push people away. Use accountability partners. Turn to a spouse, friend, or fellow diabetic to help keep you on track, and book regular doctors visits to get your A1C checked. This will help […]

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New Years Resolutions

Happy 2020. What are your resolutions for better diabetes management? Here are ours.  

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Merry Christmas!

We wish you a Merry Christmas! Enjoy your time with friends and family.

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Holiday Stocking Stuffer Ideas

Here are Alana’s ideas for stocking stuffers this holiday. Combine practical and fun items in your diabetics’ stocking! What are your stocking stuffer ideas?

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Management

Year-End Wrap Up and Goals

Before the new year hits, we recommend an analysis of what you did right and where you struggled with your diabetes management. Further, let’s plan ahead and start thinking about our goals for 2020, so we can hit the ground running. What do you want to do differently in the new year?

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Holiday Eating Survival Guide

Do you struggle with all the extra food temptations during the holidays? Here are our tips for not over-indulging. What are your top tips?

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What We Are Thankful For

In this season of Thanksgiving, we are thankful for you and all the members of Rhodes’ support system. What are you thankful for? Happy Thanksgiving!

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Management

Leaf Raking Safely

Happy Fall Ya’ll! It’s that time of year when many of us tackle the leaves in our yard. Whether you blow, rake, drag, or bag- you will be working hard. Don’t forget to follow safe exercise tips when raking: Check your blood sugar before you start and then again every hour or so, to make sure […]

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Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is about a week away. It’s not too soon to start planning for a healthy, low-carb meal. Whether you are hosting or a guest, here are a few tips to make sure you are prepared. How are you preparing ahead for Thanksgiving?

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Today is World Diabetes Day

Dear Friends, Today, November 14th, is World Diabetes Day. This international event was started to raise global awareness of the Diabetes epidemic. Why? According to the International Diabetes Federation 1 in 2 people with Type 2 Diabetes don’t even know they have it! Please take the time TODAY to talk to your friends and family about […]

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