Newly Diagnosed? What I Would Tell Someone With Type 2 Diabetes

Newly Diagnosed? What I Would Tell Someone With Type 2 Diabetes

While technological advances like continuous glucose monitors and insulin pumps have improved life for people with diabetes, developing healthy eating ...

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Connecting With Others With Diabetes and Becoming an Advocate

Connecting With Others With Diabetes and Becoming an Advocate

My life changed once I finally accepted the fact that I have type 2 diabetes. After I got over the denial and the depression stage, I was able to accept it ....

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Why I Want to Avoid Talking About Type 2 Diabetes

Why I Want to Avoid Talking About Type 2 Diabetes

You might not believe this, but I really don’t like talking about my type 2 diabetes.

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‘You Don’t Look Sick,’ and Other Misconceptions About Type 2 Diabetes

‘You Don’t Look Sick,’ and Other Misconceptions About Type 2 Diabetes

When people learn that I have diabetes, they often express surprise. “You aren’t overweight,” they say, giving me a once-over with their eyes ....

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How Having a Chronic Illness Affects Your Life

How Having a Chronic Illness Affects Your Life

Growing up as a young child, you don’t have a care in the world. You never think about what happens if you get sick – what you would do ...

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The Secret to Losing Weight (It’s Not What You Think!)

The Secret to Losing Weight (It’s Not What You Think!)

If you have type 2 diabetes, chances are good that at some point, maybe yesterday or this morning, you carried some extra pounds ....

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