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Major Hypoglycemia News From Paris Diabetes Conference

Riva Greenberg | Posted 03.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Severe hypoglycemia (very low blood sugar) is the dreaded fear of most people with diabetes. It can kill you. A few weeks ago at the Advanced Techno...

Diabetes' Unspoken Threat, Hypoglycemia

Riva Greenberg | Posted 04.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

If I hadn't had the maple syrup, that more than 200-point drop could have killed me. Until my blood sugar stabilized within normal range, I watched it on my CGM and checked it on my meter every half hour.

When Sugar Was the Answer

Rachael Clarke | Posted 04.01.2015 | Parents
Rachael Clarke

"She isn't talking," he said. "She won't respond to anything I say." There was no color in her face. Her eyes looked clouded and distant.

Gratitude for Feeling Crappy

Dan Fleshler | Posted 01.23.2014 | TED Weekends
Dan Fleshler

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgI often don't feel well due to stress hormones, which act up partly because I have Type 1 diabetes. But I try to feel grateful when that happens.

17 Tips From a Diabetes Patient-Expert

Riva Greenberg | Posted 06.07.2011 | Home
Riva Greenberg

If you're new at the diabetes game, you're probably overwhelmed with all you think you have to do.