Offending ‘Miss Manners’

Offending ‘Miss Manners’

My mother used to be terrified that, if I took an injection in public, the police would come to arrest me first and ask questions later.  She wanted me to “do it” in private … but I just refused. February 21, 2014 Earlier this week advice columnist...

Joanne Milo Interviewed by Gina at JDRF – TypeOneNation

This year is most exciting for me, as I’ve just published my first book called The Savvy Diabetic: A Survival Guide, which offers tips, tools, and techniques for diabetics to “survive” the medical system, travel, family life and simply coping. The idea for the book...
SUPPORT H.R. 3710: Medicare CGM Coverage Act, PLEASE!!!

SUPPORT H.R. 3710: Medicare CGM Coverage Act, PLEASE!!!

Sue Berger wrote a blogpost today about what you can  do to support H.R. 3710: Medicare CGM Coverage Act. Sue has been in contact  with the Legal Assistant of Carol Shea-Porter [D-NH1] who is the sponsor of  the bill and Sue outlines the steps that Shea-Porter’s...
Timing of Exercise and Meals

Timing of Exercise and Meals

June 22, 2013 by Gabe Mirkin, MD In North America, more than 35 percent of the population becomes diabetic, and most cases of diabetes could be prevented with exercise. A high rise in blood sugar levels causes sugar to stick on the surface of cells. Once there, the...
You Should Exercise Every Day?!

You Should Exercise Every Day?!

June 20, 2013 by Gabe Mirkin, MD Men who exercised regularly stopped exercising for just one week. Both those who were lean and those who were overweight had rises in blood factors that are abnormal in diabetics (Metabolism-Clinical and Experimental, September 20,...