Sharing My Knowledge

Meet Toby Smithson – Your Guide to Thriving With Diabetes

Toby Smithson has some special insights into thriving with diabetes. Being a registered dietitian nutritionist and certified diabetes educator gives her undeniable credibility "on paper", but it's thriving every day with diabetes herself- for more than 45 years- that should really get your attention. She knows the challenges and the frustrations, but more importantly she knows the possibilities. Diabetes doesn't put good health out of reach, and you can live in good health with diabetes too.

The first step, imagine how constant lifestyle support and guidance could help. The next step, take a look at what Toby offers at DiabetesEveryDay Managing diabetes effectively for good health is not just knowing what to do, but also feeling motivated and supported to make the commitment. Try DiabetesEveryDay, and let Toby guide the way.

Traveling with Diabetes and Staying on Track

Vacation: a period spent away from home or business in travel or recreation (Miriam Webster) As a diabetes educator and a person with diabetes, I often find myself using the phrase “there is no vacation from diabetes.” And while that is true, it is certainly possible to...
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Emergency Evacuations and Diabetes Management

It was a 2017 replay of Hurricane Matthew with Hurricane Irma, this year, triggering our Governor’s order of a mandatory evacuation for our area of South Carolina. Planning is always important for effective diabetes...
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