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National Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetic Kidney Disease: A Key to Earlier Diagnosis

Leslie Spry, M.D., FACP | Posted 11.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Leslie Spry, M.D., FACP

As you stare down those sweets and calories at the Thanksgiving table, you may need to consider being screened for diabetes and diabetic kidney disease. It has been estimated that one-third of diabetics are undiagnosed.

My Name Is Liddy, and I'm a Type 1 Diabetic

Liddy Huntsman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Liddy Huntsman

For 18 years of my life, I was embarrassed to admit I was a Type 1 diabetic. I was embarrassed to admit I was different from everyone I went to school with. I was embarrassed I had to eat or drink juice in front of peers when the time didn't permit.

Rev. Run Drops 22 Pounds In Effort To Lower Diabetes Risk

The Hufington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 11.28.2012 | Black Voices

At 48, Joseph "Rev. Run" Simmons is finally hitting his stride with a healthy diet and exercise routine that he says is on par with achieving the kind...

Five Ways to Create a Diabetes-Friendly Thanksgiving Table

Marisa Moore | Posted 01.20.2013 | Black Voices
Marisa Moore

Ironically, the most food-centric holiday falls during National Diabetes Month every November. No matter where you live, your Thanksgiving table doesn't have to spell diabetes disaster. Try these tips to create a diabetes-friendly Thanksgiving table.

Help Take Diabetes Out of the Closet

Riva Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Riva Greenberg

Let's make it a grassroots movement to raise diabetes awareness. Let's use performing our diabetes tasks as teachable moments.