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Recently diagnosed, challenged, or confused with Diabetes?

Diabetes can be overwhelming. Your medical team guides you on the clinical treatment of diabetes but the emotional support is paramount to the success of diabetes management. Having lived with diabetes since 1985, I can offer support to condition your way of thinking … Continue reading

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Diabetes Can Impair the Response to Exercise

American Diabetes Association grant winner, Dr. Lauren Sparks, is an investigator at the Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes. She tells me about her work to understand the mechanism of exercise in the body and how diabetes can affect … Continue reading

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Game-Changing New Bsal Insulin

The “holy grail” of basal insulin analogues would have vast duration, a gently rolling profile, and natural beauty in delivery. Peglispro is a novel basal insulin analog that may wear the crown. It is being studied for the treatment of Type … Continue reading

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Extend Nutrition

The popular low-glycemic lineup of Extend Nutrition includes: bars, shakes, Crisps, and Drizzles. This week I am joined by Jonathan Lindberg and Stephanie Deisner, Outreach Manager and Outreach Coordinator at Extend Nutrition. They speak on the key points about satisfying … Continue reading

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Marijuana Users Have Better bG Control

Studies have found lower rates of obesity and diabetes in marijuana users compared with people who have never used marijuana. Researchers wanted to investigate the relationship between cannabinoids and metabolic processes to better understand this relationship. To date, no study … Continue reading

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