The Newest Fast-Acting Insulins – How Fast Is Fast?

The Newest Fast-Acting Insulins - How Fast Is Fast?

I think it’s time for me to send out an update on the new ultra-rapid acting insulins but before I jump into what’s new, let me back up a minute and talk about what’s “old”.  Most of us use a rapid-acting insulin of some kind- mostly either Humalog or NovoLog.  But we all know that these insulins are a FAR

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Motivational Tips for Getting Started to Get Fit

Motivational Tips for Getting Started to Get Fit

If you have diabetes or are at risk for developing the disease, deciding to commit to fitness can be a real lifesaver. If you aren’t sure where to begin or need a little support getting back on track, here are a few simple starting points from the brand new book Diabetes and Keeping Fit For Dummies.

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30-Minute Chicken Fajita Salad with Chimichurri Dressing

30-Minute Chicken Fajita Salad with Chimichurri Dressing

Celebrate spring with this colorful, easy and filling (yes, filling!) Mexican salad from joyfulhealthyeats.com!

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Don’t Freak Out! 10 Things to Know If You’ve Been Diagnosed with Type 2

Don't Freak Out!  10 Things to Know If You've Been Diagnosed with Type 2

1. No, It Probably Isn’t a Mistake When first diagnosed, many people find it difficult to believe. They think it must be a terrible mistake, believing that perhaps another test is needed or thinking maybe it will just go away. This is a very natural response to the shock of receiving the diagnosis. Unfortunately, it is very likely that your

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Is Gluten-Free the Way to Be?

Is Gluten-Free the Way to Be?

These days it seems like you can’t wander down a grocery aisle or peruse a restaurant menu without seeing all kinds of gluten-free products. So you aren’t in the minority if you are asking yourself, “What is gluten? And should I be eating this stuff?”

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A Dose of Dr. E: The Diabetes Warranty Program

A Dose of Dr. E: The Diabetes Warranty Program

Most people who have lived with diabetes for awhile know how important it is to have your A1c checked routinely, but there are several other “regularly scheduled maintenance” checkups Dr. Edelman recommends to help protect you against complications down the road.

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Diabetes and Mindfulness

Diabetes and Mindfulness

Learning how to be mindful can take some practice, and it can be especially difficult to pay attention to experiences in the present moment when you are busy doing everything necessary to manage your diabetes. Even though it may not be easy, mindfulness can be a valuable tool you can use to help you manage difficult diabetes-related emotions.

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Tips on Glucose Management During and After Exercise
for Type 1s

Tips on Glucose Management During and After Exercise <br />for Type 1s

A ton of research is being done in the field of glucose management during and after exercise, and we asked two top researchers who are also athletes living with type 1, to provide insights into their work and to share their personal training regimens.

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ONE 2018: The Ultimate Conference & Retreat
for Adults with Type 1

ONE 2018: The Ultimate Conference & Retreat <br />for Adults with Type 1

Mark your calendar for TCOYD’s 2nd annual weekend-long conference & retreat…ONE!
Join Dr. Steve Edelman and his amazing team of type 1 doctors, endocrinologists, and diabetes specialists for a full weekend retreat at the picturesque Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego, August 17-19th, 2018. Join us!

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My Detailed Review of the MiniMed 670G from Medtronic

My Detailed Review of the MiniMed 670G from Medtronic

The MiniMed 670G from Medtronic is an insulin pump coupled with a glucose sensor. I decided to try it partially out of professional interest and partially out of personal interest, as my blood glucose control hasn’t been the greatest the past couple of years. Since I started using 670G, my overall blood glucose control is better, but I have to keep reminding myself of this non-consequential fact, because every day I find things about this system that I don’t particularly like.

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