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Any advice for a new diabetic?

So a couple months ago, at the age of 29, I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes and have since then, gotten the general hang of testing my blood sugars, counting carbs and taking insulin (the basics). I've explored this Reddit forum and am very grateful for it! My question is, what are some practical […]

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How I Loop: Near-Zero Risk for Hypoglycemia for the First Time in 30 Years

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission.By Kelly Close Read about Kelly’s better quality of life on Loop, as well as the difficulties that ultimately ended her Looping experience; part 2 of a series on a hybrid-closed-loop app to automate basal insulin delivery​ When I heard about Loop, I was dying to try […]

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Managing type 1 diabetes with low carb with Dr. Katharine Morrison

29 views How can you manage type 1 diabetes using a low-carb diet? In this interview from the PHC in London, we sit down with Dr. Katharine Morrison to take a deep dive into type 1 diabetes. Katharine answers questions about the difference between type 1 and type 2 diabetes, how you can manage it, […]

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CMG and Insurance

I have Blue Cross and Blue Shield and I called them to as about CMGs and they said that they do not cover any of them. She told me “we do not cover them NO EXCEPTIONS” What’s up with that? And does anyone have insurance that does cover them? Or do you guys have ways […]

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How we’re pushing forward research into diabetes and mental wellbeing – by Faye Riley

A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend a workshop all about diabetes and mental wellbeing. Diabetes doesn’t just affect someone physically. The relentless need to manage your condition, and dealing with everything diabetes throws at you, affects mental health as well. People with diabetes experience much higher rates of mental health […]

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Weight Loss After Pregnancy with Diabetes

You just delivered your newborn and are wondering how you’re going to go about getting back into shape (or more realistically, you’re just wondering about how you’ll survive the next 24 hours). Parenting (whether it’s your first or fifth) is always an adjustment, and having diabetes throws a unique set of challenges into the mix. […]

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A protocol to reverse type 2 diabetes in a hospital setting

In this recently published case report, we see a community hospital strive toward a new standard of care for approaching patients with type 2 diabetes. What therapeutic agent is at the center of the new paradigm? A ketogenic diet. Diabetes Management: A clinician’s guide to inpatient low carbohydrate diets for remission of type 2 diabetes […]