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Participate in a Virtual Diabetes Walk this Fall

Rhodes and I have been active walkers, volunteers, and fundraisers in diabetes walks for over a decade. We love the encouragement that comes with being a part of the greater good. We love knowing that these walks are raising funds to cure and treat diabetes. And, we love being motivated to exercise. If you are […]

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Show Yourself Some Love, Support Group

It’s that time of year when summer days are dragging on, and yet the rush of fall is upon us. Especially this year, there is a lot of worry and a lot of change going into the fall. Whether you are diabetic yourself or the caregiver to a diabetic, do not forget to take some […]

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Diabetes and Returning to “Normal” Post-COVID

Communities across the country are re-opening or already open in the wake of the COVID pandemic. Should we all return to “normal”? We think those of us with diabetes in our households should be more cautious. Here’s why!¬†What is your family doing to stay safe?

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Take Charge of Your Mental Health (and a little song)

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Could it have come at a better time? Managing diabetes can be stressful and anxiety-producing in “normal” times, but with social distancing and the threat of COVID, diabetics are even more at risk for depression. Please¬†assess your mental health, and seek help. Find joy, just a little, every day. […]

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In Corona Times- Diabetics Need Extra Support

Physical separation NOT social isolation. Especially not for diabetics. We need our support system, now more than ever. Stay connected with friends and family to help keep you accountable, with diet and exercise. And, find a way to reach your doctor if you need help with your blood sugar management. You are not alone. Don’t […]

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Easter Basket Ideas for Diabetics

It’s always a little tricky to come up with practical, but fun, Easter basket ideas for a diabetic. This year, we need to start planning early to avoid any extra grocery store runs. How about lots of easy to grab, low-carb snacks? What are your ideas?

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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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Merry Christmas!

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

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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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