Latest Expert Articles

  • Check Your Risk for Diabetes
    The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) is encouraging everyone to find out if they are at risk for prediabetes or diabetes. More than one in three adults in the United States has prediabetes, a serious health condition that can lead to type 2 diabetes, heart attack and stroke – that’s 86 million people. But the majority of people with prediabetes don’t know they have it. People with prediabetes have higher than normal blood ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, January 30, 2016
  • Time’s Running Out! Take Our Reader Survey
    Life with diabetes is a journey unique to everyone, but there’s no reason to go it alone. Share how you manage your diabetes journey with us and others who live with diabetes. Results from the Diabetes Self-Management “Type Us” reader survey will be shared in our May/June issue. Your feedback will help us create content tailored to your life and health needs. As a special thank you for your time, you automatically will be entered ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, January 30, 2016
  • Ask D’Mine: Addicted to Avoiding Diabetes
    Happy Saturday! Welcome back to Ask D'Mine, our weekly advice column hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois.This week, Wil offers some insight to a woman struggling with the "pre-diabetes" challenge of not hea ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, January 30, 2016
  • The Hunger Tree and How It Can Help You!
    The Hunger Tree and How It Can Help You!  By Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE, CEDRD All hunger is not the same. As you read through the Women’s Health Body Clock Diet, you’ll notice yourself starting to be able to discern different types of hunger. Once you have figured out whether the hunger is behavioral, physical or emotional, it is time to deal with that hunger. That’s where the Hunger Tree comes in. The Hunger Tree ... Read More
    Published on Friday, January 29, 2016
  • Private School Expels Child With Type 1
    Recently, a parent revolt at a private church-affiliated school in Charlotte, North Carolina has morphed into a lawsuit under that state’s disability discrimination law. It’s alleged that two children, one diagnosed with a chronic abdominal migraine disorder and one with Type 1 diabetes, had been expelled from the Calvary Church private school in Charlotte because of their conditions.Calvary Church officials have not commented on the lawsuit, but based on information provided by the parents it ... Read More
    Published on Friday, January 29, 2016
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