Archive for December 2011

Melody Conrad On Why Type 1 Diabetes Is Never a Limit to What's Possible
[ 0 ] 12/21/11

Melody Conrad On Why Type 1 Diabetes Is Never a Limit to What's Possible

How were you diagnosed with type 1 diabetes? I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes 19 years ago, on my 15th birthday.  I ...
Wendy Rose On Managing Her Daughter's Type 1 Diabetes
[ 1 ] 12/16/11

Wendy Rose On Managing Her Daughter's Type 1 Diabetes

Name: Wendy Rose I’ve been married for 11 years and have three daughters, ages 8, 6, and 4.  I’ve been a registered n...
Diabetes Blogger, Teacher, and Father Of Three Nathan Shackelford
[ 5 ] 12/12/11

Diabetes Blogger, Teacher, and Father Of Three Nathan Shackelford

As a self professed foodie, it hasn't always been easy for type 1 diabetic Nathan Shackelford to manage his diabetes.  Diagn...
Type 2 Diabetes May Be Linked With Alzheimer's And Other Types Of Dementia
[ 9 ] 12/6/11

Type 2 Diabetes May Be Linked With Alzheimer's And Other Types Of Dementia

A possible correlation between type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer's disease may exist, according to an April 6, 2011 article on D...
Type 1 Diabetes and the Dysfunctional Pancreas
[ 0 ] 12/6/11

Type 1 Diabetes and the Dysfunctional Pancreas

If you have type 1 diabetes, it means that your pancreas is malfunctioning. In your pancreas there are approximately a milli...
The Gift of Life: The History of Insulin
[ 0 ] 12/6/11

The Gift of Life: The History of Insulin

In a perfect world, your pancreas manufactures insulin which allows your cells to receive sugar (glucose) from your blood st...
Type 2 Diabetes May Respond To Low Calorie Diet
[ 1 ] 12/6/11

Type 2 Diabetes May Respond To Low Calorie Diet

Type 2 diabetes in diabetics who are obese may respond in a positive and significant way to a low calorie diet, according to...
Founder Of The Girl's Guide To Diabetes Sysy Morales
[ 0 ] 12/6/11

Founder Of The Girl's Guide To Diabetes Sysy Morales

Name:  Sysy Morales Number of years you have been living with diabetes:  17 Can you tell us your diagnosis story?  ...
Type 2 Diabetes: The End of the Road For Pre-Diabetes
[ 0 ] 12/6/11

Type 2 Diabetes: The End of the Road For Pre-Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes isn't a disease like the measles. It doesn't pop up overnight. You won't wake up in the morning suddenly over...