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.
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.
Alicia: UnLeashed! February 2018 monthly article: What are the best mobile apps for insulin pump and CGM users? A detailed look at Type 1 Diabetes Pump Management Software and Devices in 2018
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?
If you have diabetes it makes it even harder to manage glucose levels. Typically a cold or flu will raise insulin needs due to the stress it causes in the body. Learn how to boost your immune system without additional medications and visits to the doctor.