Falling off the wagon–it happens to the best of us

In my previous posts, you heard me talk about ways to successfully navigate life with diabetes. I may have come across as if I am the poster child for diabetes management. But I am far from it. If we’re going to help each other out, we need to be honest and open. So today, you …

Diabetes Stress-Busters

Life is stressful enough as it is. Throw in managing a 24/7 disease like diabetes, and you have a recipe for sleepless nights, frustration, and even depression. You already know that when you feel like you’re carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders, your blood glucose can rise, causing your diabetes to become …

How does stress affect diabetes?

When it comes to stress, there’s good news and bad news. The bad news is that stress is unavoidable, especially in today’s fast-paced society. Whether it’s something small like taking a test or a larger event, such as getting a divorce, stress affects everybody. When you have diabetes, you may find this tension is affecting …

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