Category Archives: New in the News

Commentary on developments in the fields of diabetes management and treatment; nutrition; and healthy lifestyle choices.

New ADA Position Statement on Nutrition Therapy for Adults with Diabetes

The American Diabetes Association has released a new position statement entitled “Nutrition Therapy Recommendations for the Management of Adults With Diabetes”, and there are some key changes. First, the document does not use the term “diabetes diet”, rather refers to “eating plans” or “eating patterns.” This official position can go a long way in refuting the...
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My Profile in “Diabetic Living”

Several months ago I wrote a profile for Diabetic Living. They wanted my take on what it's like to be a CDE with diabetes. I've done a number of interviews with this magazine, but this is my first writing assignment- a pretty easy assignment to write about something I know so well. I'm sure many of...
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