Diabetes is 24/7... as is the emotional toll that comes with it. But, being able to connect with others to better understand what you're going through can help put things into perspective.
We're happy to be able to connect with our Innovators every day and want to know how being a part of the DI community has helped YOU. Share your stories in the comments below!
"Just like each person with diabetes is unique, so is each person who cares for someone with diabetes." This rings true for many families, as managing your child's diagnosis can be a long & ongoing process. As a parent, what do you wish you knew at the beginning?
If your day-to-day diabetes management has become an after thought, it may be time to reevaluate your care plan, Innovators! Use these helpful tips & tricks to ensure you’re giving yourself the best care possible!
"Why can’t I do what I know is good for me and what makes me feel better?!" - a question all too familiar to most.
We know how difficult it can be to fight the urges & resist all of the temptations life throws at us, but recognizing triggers and reaching out for support is a great first step!
There is no question that being diagnosed with diabetes can bring about change and uncertainty. If you're scared about your diagnosis, make sure to take the right steps to channel your fear in a healthy way. Here are some tips to get you started. Innovators, what advice would give someone who has recently been diagnosed with T1 or T2 diabetes?
#DYK: there are a number of sweetening agents, like dextrose and maltose, that can be found in many of the foods we call "healthy"? Here are 56 different names for sugar you should know when reading those nutrition labels. #NutritionMonth