- Troubleshooting LifeHandling daily situations while living with diabetes
- Easier Summer LunchesTips for making packable, tasty, low-carb lunches
- Sit Down and Move!Tips for how to exercise from your chair
- Diabetes & the Doctor’s AppointmentTips to help your healthcare provider help you
- Life With Diabetes: The Golden YearsWhat do you see when you look into your retirement future?
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Did You Know?
- Government statistics project that one in three people born in 2000 will develop diabetes.– via Congressional Diabetes Caucus
- To help avoid airport security delays, travel with a letter from your doctor that outlines the details of the medications and devices you need.– via University of Alabama Birmingham Comprehensive Diabetes Center
- For people with type 2 diabetes, even short spurts of exercise may help improve blood sugar levels.– via Endocrine Society
- Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2008, two years after he was selected in the NFL draft.– via American Diabetes Association
- Every 17 seconds, someone in the US is diagnosed with diabetes.– via Congressional Diabetes Caucus