Alicia: UnLeashed! April article: There are a lot of moments that unite people living with diabetes. But by far one of the most loathsome shared experiences is having an insurance company deny coverage for a medication or service. So what opens the door when the insurance company says no?
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?
Have Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes? Enjoy These Healthy, Low Carb Recipes That Are Also Delicious! Kamish Bread (Similar To Biscotti)
There is no doubt that CGM can improve the quality of life and blood sugar control for just about everyone with diabetes. But which system is best for you?
Weight loss recommendations often include education on cutting carbs – including sugars as well as starches like pasta, bread, rice, etc. But are they correct?
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.
Have Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes? Enjoy These Healthy, Low Carb Recipes That Are Also Delicious! FUDGY CHOCOLATE BROWNIES
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.
IDS Clinicians Offer Different Perspectives on the Medtronic 670G after 10 days of use. Read what they have to say...
Implanted CGM has top accuracy, is it worth it?