DiabeticLifestyle Blogs

August 30, 2014

Self-Regulation and You

"Self-regulation" is a psychological term that has great significance in terms of our ability to manage stress and respond to the challenges of life with equanimity and poise.
August 27, 2014

Living with Invisible Conditions Beyond Diabetes (Part 1)

I understand your pain. I understand your anguish.
August 22, 2014

Sex, Pumps and Underwear

This all started with a day many years ago, when I started wearing a pump.
August 21, 2014

Emotional Weather Report

It's late summer, the weather is beginning to shift towards fall, the kids are back at school or getting ready to return soon, and before you know it, the changes of autumn are in the air.
August 14, 2014

Late Summer Abundance

My doctor, who focuses her holistic practice on sound nutrition, says that optimal health is about developing "a love affair with vegetables".
August 08, 2014

Changing Perceptions About a Health Condition No One Seems to Know Anything About!

Hmmm. Where do I start?!
August 05, 2014

Where Do You Get Support?

There are many individuals living with any number of chronic health conditions, and most of them want and need support.
July 31, 2014

Respect Between Provider and Patient

If you follow this blog regularly, you know that my last four or five posts have had to do with improving communication with your primary care provider and his or her staff.