What I Wish People Knew About Type 2 Diabetes

What I Wish People Knew About Type 2 Diabetes

I wish people knew that just because you are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes doesn’t mean your life is over ....

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Are Roller-Coaster Blood Sugar Levels Affecting Your Mood?

Are Roller-Coaster Blood Sugar Levels Affecting Your Mood?

Have you been irritable lately? You know, a bit touchy or testy. Annoyed, agitated, even a little angry? If your answer is “yes.” Do you know why?

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What I Learned About Blood Sugar Testing

What I Learned About Blood Sugar Testing

If you have type 2 diabetes like me, it means you have to do various things on a regular basis to manage your diabetes ....

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Tracking the Type 2 Diabetes Game

Tracking the Type 2 Diabetes Game

Type 2 diabetes is a numbers game. There’s counting carbs and calories, keeping blood glucose levels in range, and performing enough cardio ...

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Conversation Chit-Chat: When I Offer Advice About Type 2 Diabetes

Conversation Chit-Chat: When I Offer Advice About Type 2 Diabetes

Last week, I was crossing Germantown Avenue in Philadelphia when I noticed a large man toting a bag of burgers and fries limping beside me ....

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The Insensitive Things Family and Friends Say About Type 2 Diabetes

The Insensitive Things Family and Friends Say About Type 2 Diabetes

Remember when you were younger and your parents used to say, “Treat people how you want to be treated”? I think that same principle applies

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