April 2018 Newsletter

//April 2018 Newsletter

How to get past the gate keepers of insurance denials

By |2018-04-20T19:06:49+00:00April 20th, 2018|April 2018 Newsletter, Diabetes Bites|

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? 

Effect of Exercise on mental health parallels effect on insulin sensitivity

By |2018-04-19T16:25:30+00:00April 19th, 2018|April 2018 Newsletter, Diabetes Bites|

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.