Category Archives: Food and Fitness

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I Love Someone with Diabetes: Sara White

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I Love Someone with Diabetes: Jennifer Atkins

Jennifer with her husband and children

I love someone with diabetes! Actually, I love a whole lot of people with diabetes. I have watched so many of my family members fight this fight. Continue reading

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Join our #DiabetesHeart chat – Feb. 3 at 1 p.m. ET!

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February is American Heart Month! Did you know there is a strong link between diabetes and heart disease? To learn more, please join the American College of Cardiology and the American Diabetes Association for a special Twitter chat on the connection between diabetes and heart disease. Continue reading

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Soup’s On!

Quick Herb-Tomato Soup

Whether you love this weather or are already longing for summer, now is the time for soup. Continue reading

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Talking Type 1: Victoria Newton

Victoria Newton

Twenty-nine-year-old Victoria is new to type 1 diabetes, having been diagnosed less than seven months ago. But she’s adjusting — and has already participated in her local Step Out walk! Continue reading

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Talking Type 1: Melissa Van Nest

melissa van nest

When Melissa was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 29, she knew what she was up against, as her twin sister also has it. Melissa’s career as a pharmacist also gave her a unique perspective on diabetes management — plus a chance to give back. Continue reading

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Talking Type 1: Kevin Kane

Kevin after diagnosis

Think type 1 diabetes is just for kids? Think again. Kevin was diagnosed at 49 — but he calls it a blessing in disguise. Continue reading

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