Category Archives: Staying Motivated

Before You Spring Ahead, Look Back At Your Diabetes Management

Today is the first day of spring- the vernal equinox, and the perfect time to take a look at your diabetes management success over the winter. Maybe I should explain. Most of us see spring as a time for new beginnings, and that makes perfect sense. In many places flowers are blooming, and here in the...
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How Competent is Your Caretaker

Effectively managing diabetes every day to avoid potentially terrible health "complications" requires a really competent caretaker guiding our daily management behaviors. Has your caretaker invested enough time and effort into learning about diabetes and effective management of this chronic disease? See the full video clip, and find out if your caretaker is competent enough.

Painted into a Corner- feeling trapped with diabetes?

>"Painted into a Corner" is a colorful phrase that has two very different meanings. One meaning is 'trapped by our own bad decisions", and many people with diabetes suffer from the guilt of poor past lifestyle choices. Guilt can keep us stuck, and interfere with making positive changes to better manage diabetes. Toby has another way to look at the phrase "painted into a corner" that might just set you free.

Here's the video trailer for your entertainment