Think Like a Pancreas: The world of diabetes from the unique perspective of Gary Scheiner and the clinical team at Integrated Diabetes Services
DKA is serious, and can be life-threatening. It might have been a really long time since you've been in diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), or maybe you've never had it. But, if you have type 1 diabetes, you are at risk.
What do you want in life? I find myself searching for peace, hope, and vitality. My heart and mind jump on board with a resounding “Yes! That sounds great! ” But my pancreas is a party pooper with a different answer.
By Bennet Dunlap -- Father of Two T1 Kids and Diabetes Advocate (It is OK to Skip to the Shortcuts Below :-D) If you are on Gary’s email list, you know that learning to live [...]
How do the latest Medtronic and Dexcom CGM systems compare?
It can be easy to forget to look at your feet, especially if they feel just fine. This is the best time to take a look! If they feel great, you want to keep them [...]
What do I eat? Diabetes & Diet If you are new to living with diabetes (or you've lived with diabetes for years and you are looking for information), you've likely heard a lot about food [...]
It's a challenge to achieve control of diabetes--for patients, for caregivers, and for health care providers. The American Diabetes Association's (ADA) new Standards of Care outline the goals and make the management of diabetes a bit more within reach for everyone.
It would be really great to have a closed-loop artificial pancreas device (APD) system on the market…it feels like we have been waiting for this for forever!
Scott Benner is a stay-at-home Dad, a storyteller, a type 1 diabetes advocate and an author.
Does protein effect blood sugar after a meal? Is there additional math we need to do for improved control after meals?