DiabeticLifestyle Blogs

August 08, 2015

Alternative Healing and Diabetes

In 2015, the availabilty of complementary or alternative forms of healing is widespread.
August 06, 2015

Trying to Lose Weight for What Felt Like a Lifetime. Oh Wait, It Was!

Have any of my fellow diabetics out there ever tried to lose weight?  Yeah, me neither.
August 03, 2015

Success With Diabetes?

A lot of people living with diabetes have a tendency to blame themselves when things go wrong with their diabetes.
July 29, 2015

Reading Diabetes Research: How to Have a More Critical Eye

When you hear about the latest research on diabetes or other diseases, it's prudent to have
July 23, 2015

The Diagnosis, or How I Sobbed My Way Through the San Fernando Valley

I’ve known Dr. Jeff Galpin for a very long time. He’s only five years my senior and he was a young guy when we met. Hint: Neither of us is young anymore. Over the years, Dr.
July 23, 2015

Diabetes Mind: How to Cultivate a Healthy Mindset

When you are living with a chronic illness or condition, there's a certain level of awareness and
July 22, 2015

Diabetes Impact: Brothers & Sisters

So it came to my attention recently that siblings have a difficult time after their brother or sister gets diagnosed with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
July 15, 2015

Who Ya Gonna Call?

When the going gets tough in your life, whether with your health, your finances, or your relationships, who do you reach out to for help and support?