Management

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Diabetes Management and Support Team Goals for 2019

As a diabetic, have you set your goals for 2019? How about your goals as a diabetic support team member? We share our goals for the year in this video. Let’s support each other and hold each other accountable, together, in 2019. We can do it!

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Management

New Year’s Resolutions to Improve Diabetes Management

Did you keep a health journal this past year? If so, what did you learn from it? Take the time to review it with your support team partner and find out what you can improve with your diabetes management in the new year. It will make a big difference!

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Management

Top Tips to Manage Diabetes During the Holiday Season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but this time of the year is also stressful and busy, which can make it very difficult to manage our diabetes to feel our best. We have some diabetes management tips for you to keep in mind this holiday season! Plan Ahead. Have a snack or a […]

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Management

Eat This, Not That: Holiday Diabetes Edition

The holiday season is in full swing, which means there’s lots of parties, food and treats everywhere! In this video, we share three tips and three examples of things you shouldn’t eat and what you should substitute in when you’re going to a holiday family dinner or party. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

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Management

Eating Tips to Keep Your Blood Sugar In Check

Meet Jennifer, our super inspirational friend who lives a full life with Type 1 Diabetes. In this video, she shares two eating tips that help her keep her blood sugar in check. Check it out!

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Tools

Holiday Meal? Use The Healthy Plate Model

I was reading this winter’s “Diabetic Living” magazine (I have a subscription), when I came across this awesome article and picture! It’s the healthy plate model. When I learned this technique about ten years ago, it changed how we eat at home, at restaurants, and during the holidays. We follow a low carb diet to help […]

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Management

Two Tips for Diabetes Awareness Month

In honor of Diabetes Month, we have a diabetes management tip and a support team tip for you to keep in mind this month! For more information on how to keep a health journal, watch this video.

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Management

Reflecting on the 35th Anniversary of my Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis

35 years ago, on October 10, 1983, Rhodes was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. In this video, he reflects on three and a half decades of proactively and positively managing his T1D and how much his support system means to him. Here’s to many more years of living a full life with no limits!

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Support Team

Make Mental Health A Priority

October 10th is World Mental Health Day to raise awareness about mental health issues around the globe. Your mental health affects so many factors of your daily life and if you’re stressed or just not feeling yourself, it can be even harder to manage your diabetes. According to the CDC, people with diabetes are 2-3 times […]

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