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Join Our Safe at School Facebook Chat — Aug. 7 at 1 p.m. ET!

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On Thursday, Aug. 7, from 1 to 2 p.m. ET, the Association will hold a special Facebook chat on keeping children with diabetes Safe at School. Special guest Crystal Jackson, Director for Legal Advocacy, will answer fan questions live! Continue reading

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Why All the Morning Highs?

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Morning highs are common in people with diabetes, but one of the reasons has a particular name: the dawn phenomenon. Continue reading

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Can I Get You Something to Drink?

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What better time than summer to start sipping on a new and refreshing drink with some zing! Continue reading

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Men’s Health Month: Overcoming the Fears to Better Health

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Historically, men have not been as comfortable as women when it comes to discussing issues about their health, particularly conditions like diabetes, depression or sexual dysfunction. But why? Continue reading

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Juggling Exercise with Type 1 Diabetes

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People with type 1 diabetes may have fears of experiencing hypoglycemia (low blood glucose) while exercising regularly. Continue reading

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Have Diabetes, Will Travel!

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Go Easy on the Eyes!

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May is Healthy Vision Month. We often visit our doctor or nurse regularly to make sure our bodies are healthy. But what about our eyes? Continue reading

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