You have a unique chance to be part of the new edition of Dr. Shari Colberg’s book Diabetic Athlete’s Handbook which will be available in Spring of 2019. Learn more specifics and where to take the survey
We want to know what you're thinking! Every month we come ask diabetes based questions and share the answers. So, this month- April 2018 - how has the current political climate affected your health?
In a recent article published in the Journal of Affective Disorders, researchers did a literature review to evaluate a correlation between stopping exercise and increase in depression. They found that women had more depressive symptoms than men and that symptoms increased the longer exercise had stopped.
In February Insulet released results of a hybrid closed loop (HCL) system using their Omnipod insulin pump and Dexcom sensor technology. This initial safety study included patients ages 6-65 with A1Cs from 6-10. read about this new system in development
The world of glucose monitoring is currently divided into two options, finger sticks, and wearable monitors. The choice here is easy. More information with less discomfort is the clear winner. Studies have also overwhelmingly shown that A1C improves, and hypoglycemia and DKA reduce with the use of worn 24 hour glucose monitoring devices.
Integrated Diabetes Services is now offering a new Diabetes-Focused Mental Health Service with clinical psychologist, Dr. Dana Lehman.
As pump therapy becomes more common for people with type 1 diabetes more of us are starting on pumps earlier and earlier, including pediatric patients. Many parents struggle with making a decision about what is the right method of treatment for their kids.
Implanted CGM has top accuracy, is it worth it?
JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes isn’t just a bike ride: it’s an experience where hundreds of riders come together from all over the world to raise money to help end Type 1 diabetes. Here is a list of the 2018 bike ride trips and how to register.
Have Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes? Enjoy These Healthy, Low Carb Recipes That Are Also Delicious! Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies - do we need to say more?
IDS family: Did you know that you are eligible for discount coupon codes on some of the best Diabetes supplies and products from Genteel, Myabetic & GrifGrips? Learn how to receive up to 15% of your total order at these companies.
Insulet, makers of the Omnipod insulin pump have finally released an update to the Dash touchscreen PDM. This has been eagerly awaited by those who use Omnipod, as an update to the handheld device has not happened in several years.
Camps have been scheduled for the 2018 year and are a must have in your tool-box of management skills. Learn in an environment with others who have diabetes and from people who also live with diabetes too.
Did you know that protein and fat may have an effect on blood glucose. While the effect is not rapid as it is for carbohydrates, the effect of fat and protein can be seen well after the meal for several hours. So what food sources contain protein and fat? And why do Protein and Fat affect BG levels?