Blog Entries With Tag: lifestyle


Blog: Sassy C's

From: cynthiad

Posted: Apr 10, 2009

Attending diabetes education classes by Cynthia D.Williams

 

These classes were very helpful.They tell you about maintaining your glucose and how to use your meters.You learn  about weight problems that occur from different foods,Where  too much sugar’s obtained in the blood stream.You’re informed of the importance to regulate a balance diet regularly.

 

When dealing with our illness,family intervention’s key in understanding this condition.Once I told my sons they were assured  with my doctors help and their own research.It’s emotional but plausible to maintain safely a healthy productive life.Oh darling's don't forget to check me out at my main blog for more"positivity", until next post,I love yall smooches!.

Comments | Reddit | del.icio.us | Digg | Stumble | MySpace |
Tags: lifestyle (1) health (1) diabetes (1)
Add tags:   

Related posts:

Mama - Why Was I Chosen?  |  Here's an interesting study  |  Sasha's Story  |  My Porky Pig fingers are tired  |  Smooth sailing with CATSCA / TSA  |  Swine influenza - A (H1N1) virus  |  Lance Armstrong--the new face of diabetes?  |  National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM)  |  2nd Annual Diabetes Art Day - September 1st  |  Day 4: PROUD #dmpad

From:

Posted: Mar 21, 2008

 

IHi all, my name is Dan Weiman and I am an intern here at Body1, primarily working here on diabetes1. You may have seen some of my feature stories already on diabetes, or on the the Body1 stories of the day. I am in my senior year at Emerson College here in Boston, MA with a major in Political Communications and a psychology minor. I have a strong interest in public health and health advocacy and education, which is what led me here to diabetes1.


Diabetes is an ever growing public health issue that, as I'm sure you may know, affects much more than just the on-the-surface problem of regulating blood sugar. Its side effects can be very hard on those with the disease, it can affect one's lifestyle and mood, and, while treatment is becoming more and more effective, there is no cure currently. Furthermore, diabetes is a growing concern world wide because it is starting to effect a higher percentage of people among both Type I and Type II.


As there is not much widespread understanding of the disease amongst the general public, I feel it is critical for diabetics to have an outlet where they can share their experiences with others like them. The communities here are a great opportunity to bring people together and to instill confidence and understanding among those with the disease.

I'll try to use this blog to discuss the latest news in diabetes treatment, or elaborate further on certain articles. Look forward to seeing more of everyone!

Comments | Reddit | del.icio.us | Digg | Stumble | MySpace |
Tags: diabetes treatment (1) understanding (1) lifestyle (1) education (1) health advocacy (1) healthcare (1) politics (1) type 2 (1) type 1 (1) diabetes (1)
Add tags:   

Related posts:

Surviving the Holocaust with Type 1 diabetes  |  Eating from the ground - Yuca Fries  |  My first month with Bowie my Dexcom G4 CGMS  |  Miss Idaho is Defeating Diabetes  |  Sugar and Your Health  |  When You're Hot, You're Hot  |  My First Night with Dexcom G4 CGMS  |  Low potassium diet  |  Diabetes among us...  |  Diabetes Expo
Diabetes Overview
How diabetes occurs and how to treat it. Watch this and more health videos ...
more more Featured Videos
Cost Savings Tool
Do you know the annual cost of managing your diabetes? Would you like to find ways to reduce your costs? Calculate your total budget and identify ways to save money. You can do this in just a few minutes by entering facts about the products you use. This quick analysis will provide you with a comprehensive overview of both spending and potential savings.

Cost Savings Tool
Monitor Comparison Tools
Blood glucose monitors offer an easy way to test your blood sugar at home or on the go. Use this comparison tool as a guide to learn more about the features and benefits of your current monitor or to find a new one.
Handheld Monitor Comparison
Continuous Glucose Monitor Comparison
Advanced BMI Calculator
Ever wonder if you are at a healthy weight? Then enter your height and weight in our advanced Body Mass Index (BMI) calculator. This tool provides you with two important numbers reflecting the estimated impact of your present body weight and shape upon your overall health.
Advanced BMI Calculator
more Care Tools
Home | About Us | Press | Make a Suggestion | Content Syndication | Terms of Service | Editorial Policy | Privacy Policy
Last updated: Jan 21, 2022  © 2022 Body1 All rights reserved.