25 Tips for Managing Diabetes on Thanksgiving

Adobe Stock Oh, you know how all these articles begin: “There’s nothing more challenging than managing diabetes during the holidays, especially Thanksgiving.” Sure, it’s true: It ain’t easy. But you know what: It ain’t impossible either. There are many things you can do to enjoy this food-focused holiday even if your body is lacking in … Read more

Managing high blood sugar levels – Diabetes Care Community

What is hyperglycemia? High blood sugar levels, officially known as hyperglycemia, occur when the body has too little insulin or can’t use the insulin that it makes properly. What are the symptoms of hyperglycemia? Although some people don’t feel any different despite high blood sugar levels, symptoms may include: Feeling very thirsty. Urinating more often than … Read more

Managing Substance Use Issues Before and After Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery : Bariatric Times

by Stephanie Sogg, PhD Dr. Sogg is with the Massachusetts General Hospital Weight Center and Harvard University Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. Funding: No funding was provided for this article. Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to this article. Bariatric Times. 2022;19(8):8–11. Abstract Little formal guidance exists to guide metabolic and bariatric … Read more

Managing Weight Loss for Older Adults: Key Considerations and Challenges : Bariatric Times

by John Batsis, MD, FACP, FTOS, AGSF, FGSA Dr. Batsis is an Associate Professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, with a joint appointment in the Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Funding: No funding was provided. … Read more

5 Tips for Managing Plantar Fasciitis Symptoms

Diabetes isn’t exactly a walk in the park, and one of the most difficult symptoms to deal with is plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is when you have chronic pain in the bottom of your heel or foot. Generally, it feels like inflammation creeping around your heels and soles. This happens because you have a degenerative problem between the tissue that connects your toes, and your heal bone. So what are five major tips for managing plantar fasciitis? Read on to find out.

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Hot weather tips on managing your diabetes – The Paula Carr Diabetes Trust

How does hot weather affect your blood sugar levels? Why it’s important to keep meters and test strips out of the sun. And how to store insulin correctly. These are just some of the helpful tips in an article published by the charity Diabetes UK. Follow this link to read the article in full Source … Read more

Bike Riding Success! Managing Diabetes and Exercise

Disclaimer: This website and blog does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Read full disclaimer. Today, I biked for an entire hour and my blood glucose stayed in range! I am feeling good about the increased exercise and about the success at managing my diabetes while cycling. Bike riding is something I’ve been wanting … Read more

Managing Anxiety with Mindfulness, Movement, and Music | Daniel’s Story

About Daniel: I am a first-generation Nigerian-American born in Chicago, IL with a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and currently a Wellness Coach. I am also co- founder of The Abstract a resource for fine tuning resiliency and coping skills in the face of chronic conditions. WHAT WAS THE MAJOR TURNING POINT IN … Read more