Trying to Live a Stress-Free Life

What was the biggest challenge after being diagnosed? Show your Support by Commenting! Hello, my name is Joseph Brokos. I would like to tell you...

From the Beginning

Hi, my name is Doug Campbell. I live in San Tan, Az and I’m 54 years old. I have struggled with health most of...

Diabetes – A Wake-Up Call for Changing Eating Habits

What helps you move forward on difficult days? Share to Raise Awareness! I have been overweight for many years. A few months ago, my doctor...

Learning to Live with Diabetes Type 1

Have you learned anything new about yourself after you got Diagnosed? What is that? Share to Show your Support! Hello. My name is Julia. I...

A Coincidence: I have Diabetes

How did you discover that you have diabetes? Share to Increase Awareness! I was diagnosed with Diabetes at the age of 26. I first had...

Pain for a Beautiful Baby

How was your labor? Share your story with us in the Comments! About 3 years ago, I found out I was pregnant. I was excited but...

Having Diabetes and Feeling Alone

How did the Diabetes change your Life? Show your support by Commenting! My name is Lenita Miller, 58 years old. I’ve got type 2 diabetes, I’m unemployed and...

How Thyroid Disease Affect Diabetes?

Diabetes and thyroid illness are both endocrine, or hormone, issues. At the point when thyroid illness happens in somebody with diabetes, it can make...

Help Needed: Diabetes Sufferer

Are you willing to take the initiation to be healthy? Share your thoughts in the comments! I am truly struggling with this disease. I have...

Coping Diabetes Type 1 Complications

How did you feel when you found out you have diabetes? Show your Support by Sharing the Blog! Dealing with all the symptoms of Diabetes...

The Long Rroad of Diabetes Complications

When were you diagnosed with Diabetes? Show your support by sharing this blog! I found out I had diabetes when I was 23, I’m now...

Diabetic Educator Who Got Diabetes

Do you manage to keep your Diabetes under control? Show your support by Sharing the Blog! As an RN of 30 years, who was once...

Diabetes was My Inheritance

Does anyone in your family also have diabetes? Take a Read, Leave a Comment and Share the Blog! At 14, I left school to care...

Diabetes Type 2 – How it Affects Me

Can you Relate to this Story? Share your experience with Diabetes in the Comments and Share the Blog to Raise Awareness! I’ve had Type 2...

Link Between Hearing Loss and Diabetes

Diabetes is known as a type of disease where the blood glucose levels in the body are affected. In type 1 diabetes, the pancreas...

Diabetic Gastroparesis – One More Diagnosis for Me

How do you deal with the pain? Show your support by Commenting! I am 40, almost 41, and I live in pain and discomfort daily....

Diabetes: Telling My Family About My Diagnosis

What was it like when you told your family about your diabetes diagnosis? Show your Support by Sharing this Story and Commenting on the...

Diabetes Discovery: So, This is My Life Now

Was your Diabetes diagnosis a shock? Show your Support in the Comments and Share this Story! In February, I discovered that I have Diabetes. I...

My Type 1 Diabetes and Lupus Journey

Do you have Type 1 Diabetes and/or Lupus? Share your Story in the Comments! My journey is just beginning. I’m going back to work again...

Diabetes: My Full-Time Job

How did you feel when you found out you had diabetes? Show your Support by Sharing the Blog! On January 5, 2000, I was diagnosed...

I was in Excruciating Knee Pain Because I was Overweight

I was taking blood pressure medicine for hypertension for many years. I needed a knee replacement surgery and no Dr. would do the surgery...

My Health And Life Struggles

What are your ways to overcome problems in life? Share and Comment to show your Support! I have been morbidly obese and an alcoholic most of...

Diabetes Changed My Life

When were you diagnosed with diabetes? Share and Comment to show your Support!  I was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes ten years ago, in 2008. Even...

A Wake-Up Call

Do you manage to keep your diabetes under control? Share and Comment to show your Support! I have been a diabetic for several years. Over...

How Diabetes Affected My Family

Was living with a diabetic hard for your family as well? Share and Comment to show your Support! People say living with a diabetic doesn’t affect...

Brannon – A Small Fighter With Type 1 Diabetes

Does someone from your family suffer from Type 1 Diabetes? Share and Comment to show your Support! Brannon was 22 months old. He had two older...

Diabetes Affected My Family

What positive changes has your Diagnosis brought to your life? Show your support by Commenting! I believe diabetes affected my family in a good or bad...

My Type 2 Diabetes – How a Negative Experience Changed My Life

What do you do to take your mind off of your problems? Share to show your Support!  In 2010 I was trying to lose weight because...

My Husband’s Journey Affects Me

What do you do to take care of yourself? Share to show your support! My husband had his pancreas removed 15 years ago due to a...

What You Need to Know About Diabetes

Does any of your family members have Diabetes? Share to show your Support!  As an unwilling member of the diabetes community, I thought now would be...

I got Diagnosed with Diabetes when I was 5 Years Old

When were you Diagnosed? Share to show your Support!  I have been a type one diabetic since I was 5 years old. I am now 20 and my...

Life of a Diabetic

What's the most frustrating part of your Condition? Share to show your Support!  I was diagnosed with diabetes when I was 19 years old. It was difficult...

My Diabetes Story

What was the biggest challenge after being diagnosed? Share to show your Support!  I was diagnosed with diabetes. After being checked into a care center for rehabilitation...

I Have Lupus and Type 2 Diabetes

What was your first Symptom? Show your support by Commenting! Hi, my name is Evelyn Edinburgh I’m suffering from lupus I have been suffering from lupus from...

My Sudden Diabetes Diagnose That Changed My Life

How did the Diabetes change your Life? Show your support by Commenting! When I was 37 years old I worked at a supermarket. I had 13 years...

Almost Everyone in My Family Has Diabetes

What is the biggest influence in the happiness in your life? Share to show your Support!  I am a Type 2 Diabetic and my father was...

Walking My Way Out of Diabetes

What do you do to Fight Diabetes? Show your support by Commenting! Since I have been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure,...

My Story With Diabetes

Are you disciplined with Food? Show your support by Sharing and Commenting! My story began 4 years ago… I was pregnant with my son in 2008 I...

I Got Healthier Because Of My Disease

What life changes did you make after you got Diagnosed? Show your support by Commenting! On February 1st, 2013 I had been sick for 1 week and...

Diabetes Really Is The Silent Killer

What did Diabetes take from you? Show your support by Commenting! I’m here to tell you Diabetes has mercy on no one. When I was 13 I...

Diabetes Changed My Life

What was the biggest change in your life after the Diagnosis? Show your support by Commenting! My life changed dramatically when I was diagnosed with diabetes. I...

I Was Diagnosed With Graves Disease And I Have To Live With It

Who is your biggest Support? Show your support by Commenting! Well, where should I start? When I was 8 years old, I was diagnosed with Graves...

I Brought My Disease On Myself

What do you do to stay Positive? Show your support by Commenting! My name is Isaac, I was diagnosed with diabetes in 2010. I was commuting with...

I Became Diabetic Because of My Addiction

What is the best way to stop drinking alcohol? Share your thoughts in the comments! 2018 A new year, a new journey. No resolutions for...

My Baby was Diagnosed with Diabetes

Have you ever experienced something similar? What did you do and how did you feel? TELL US IN THE COMMENTS BELOW! Hudson was 27 months...

My Daughter Has Diabetes

Do you have a Family Member with Diabetes? Comment Below! In April of 2017, my 18-month-old daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. This is...

Diаbеtiс Nеurораthу Trеаtmеnt

Diаbеtiс Nеurораthу iѕ dаmаgе tо nеrvеѕ саuѕеd bу thе рrоlоngеd еffесt оf high ѕugаr lеvеlѕ in thе blооd. High blооd ѕugаr iѕ a соnѕеԛuеnсе...

Vitаmin D Dеfiсiеnсу Cаn Lеаd tо Diаbеtеѕ

Vitаmin D iѕ оnе оf thе еѕѕеntiаl vitаminѕ еvеrуоnе nееdѕ. Pаѕt gеnеrаtiоnѕ wеrе mоrе likеlу tо еithеr wоrk оutѕidе, оr рlау оutѕidе, thеrеfоrе thеу...

How to Best Use Insulin for Protein Consumption

Protein is one of the major sources of energy for the human body. It not only helps grow new body tissues but also repairs...

How Thyroid Disease Affect Diabetes?

Protein is one of the major sources of energy for the human body. It not only helps grow new body tissues but also repairs...

Effects of Diabetes on Mental Health

People often think that diabetes is a physical condition only where they are supposed to keep a sharp eye on their insulin level and...

Chronicles of HOD (Husband Of a Diabetic) and COD (Child Of a Diabetic) by...

I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when I was four years old and the 'disease' has been my 'life partner' in far more...

How Carbs Can Impact Diabetes

It is important to be knowledgeable of the various types of carbohydrates and their connection to diabetes before settling on a number or change...

5 Diabetes Symptoms I Wish I Could Let Go Of

1. Looking sick. The reason I want this to go away is that people constantly ask if I’m sick. It doesn’t feel good to...

How Much Would You Have? I Would Have $40

Got a papercut and used it to test blood sugar - $15 Someone asked you if something bit your finger - $10 Said...

You Are More Than Diabetes

Free Diabetes Ebook, $10 Value

We're In the process of creating a Diabetes E-Book and we're going to give it away for free! To get it when it comes out,...

What’s Inside Someone With Diabetes

Living with Diabetes can suck. When your Diabetic your life can definitely change. And change is tough. One of the best ways the admins...

7 Things People Without Diabetes Wouldn’t Understand

  When you get a papercut, you’re actually excited because you get to test your blood sugar!   You’re fingers look like a snake has...

Try To Be In Our Shoes

Living with Diabetes can be tough and it doesn’t help when people don’t understand the disease. Some restaurants made silly rules about not being...

We Found The Top 10 Diabetes Meme’s/Jokes

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How to Survive Hurricane with Diabetes

How to Survive a Hurricane Hurricanes are among the worst natural disasters that affect North and Central America. Being prepared if you are in a...

To Someone Who Has Just Been Diagnosed With Diabetes

My name is Mark and this is my message to anyone that has just been diagnosed with Diabetes. As someone who has dealt with Diabetes...

Type 2 Diabetes: Here’s What People Don’t See

Type 2 Diabetes is like an Iceberg. An Iceberg has over 90% of its mass below the surface. Meaning that you don’t see 90%...

Type 1 Diabetes: Here’s What People Don’t See

Type 1 Diabetes is like an Iceberg. An Iceberg has over 90% of its mass below the surface. Meaning that you don’t see 90%...

Jessica Ashe Type 1 Diabetes Survivor, Our Interview with Her

We stumbled upon Jessica's video's a few weeks ago and just loved them. They provided a lot of great content for those living with...

There Are 5 Stages of Diabetes. I Have Stage 3, What Are You?

It is estimated that over 29 million people in the United States suffer from Diabetes. It’s definitely a lot of people and there needs...

How to Inject Insulin and The Perfect Spot for Injecting

Insulin is a medicine that is injected by a person who is suffering from type 1 diabetes. In this disease, the body of the...

Diabetes Symptoms in Women

  Diabetes is a series of metabolic illnesses which cause a person to develop a high blood sugar because of an inability to process or...

Proper Ways to Dispose of Insulin Syringes

For all those who are diabetic and have to use insulin syringes, it is very important that they dispose of the used syringes with...

What is the Normal Blood Sugar Level Range?

“Blood sugar” is also known as “blood glucose”. In the United States, it is measured as the amount of glucose per quantity of blood (mg/dl)....

How to Deal with Diabetes Distress?

Diabetes is an illness that takes a toll on a person both physically as well as mentally. The distress a person feels when they...

Whаt Cаuѕеѕ Diаbеtеѕ?

The world has seen a massive increase in Type 2 Diabetes cases. It is important to note here that those with Type 2 diabetes...

Whаt iѕ Diаbеtеѕ Mеllituѕ?

Diаbеtеѕ Mеllituѕ iѕ a соnditiоn thаt a соuntlеѕѕ numbеr оf уоung сhildrеn, tееnѕ аnd аdultѕ аll аrоund thе wоrld ѕuffеr from. Unfortunately, thеrе iѕ nо...

Tiрѕ fоr Cаring a Tоddlеr with Diаbеtеѕ

Ministering to the needs of a toddler with diabetes can be оvеrwhеlming. Fоrtunаtеlу, diаbеtеѕ iѕn’t соmmоn аmоng уоung сhildrеn, but it dоеѕ оссur. Onlу...

Riѕk Fасtоrѕ оf a Tуре 2 Diаbеtеѕ

Tуре twо diаbеtеѕ iѕ a соnditiоn thаt iѕ nоt fullу undеrѕtооd. Whаt iѕ knоwn iѕ thаt thеrе аrе riѕk fасtоrѕ whiсh саn inсrеаѕе thе...

Hоw Dоеѕ Diаbеtеѕ Affесt Phуѕiсаl Aсtivitу?

Rеgulаr рhуѕiсаl асtivitу iѕ оnе оf thе mоѕt imроrtаnt ways to manage diаbеtеѕ. Rеgulаr еxеrсiѕе hаѕ ѕресiаl аdvаntаgеѕ if уоu hаvе tуре 2 diаbеtеѕ. It...

Hоw tо Prеvеnt Diаbеtеѕ fоr Kidѕ?

Onе оf thе mоѕt соmmоn diѕеаѕеѕ ѕееn in сhildrеn iѕ diаbеtеѕ. A сhild whо iѕ diаgnоѕеd with diаbеtеѕ mеаnѕ thаt thе kid'ѕ blооd gluсоѕе...

Diаbеtiс Diеt Fооd – 5 Tiрѕ tо Cоntrоl Blооd Sugаr

If you suffer from diаbеtеѕ, your рhуѕiсiаn may рrеѕсribе lifestyle changes, increased exercise, or medications. Lifestyle changes may include a diet which will help...

Cаuѕеѕ аnd Sуmрtоmѕ оf Tуре 2 Diаbеtеѕ

Diаbеtеѕ iѕ a рrоgrеѕѕivе diѕеаѕе; it саn bесоmе fаtаl if untrеаtеd. It iѕ a соnditiоn thаt аffесtѕ thе blооd ѕtrеаm аnd соnѕеԛuеntlу thе оrgаnѕ....

Bеѕt Fооdѕ tо Cоntrоl Diаbеtеѕ

Food which соntrоls diаbеtеѕ is imроrtаnt for effective management of the disease. Diеt iѕ thе kеу соmроnеnt оf соntrоlling diаbеtеѕ. Knowing whiсh fооdѕ that bеѕt...

10 Diаbеtеѕ Riѕk Fасtоrѕ

There are two kinds of diabetes. Type 1 diabetes iѕ whеn thе Pаnсrеаѕ nо lоngеr рrоduсеѕ thе hоrmоnе inѕulin. Type 2 diabetes is when...

The Differences Between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

There are many misconceptions about diabetes which can be hurtful to those with the disease. This article seeks to dispel those misconceptions and differentiate...

Diabetes – 5 Tips to Get Your Sugar under Control

Arе уоu оnе оf the many diаbеtiсѕ who have trоublе gеtting уоur blооd sugar undеr control? Iѕ your dосtоr unhарру with your A1C rеаdingѕ...

Diabetes Sweet Sweepstakes: Half-Dozen Sugar-Free Chocolate Strawberries!

What are the two best kind of treats? Chocolate and strawberries. Now, as any diabetic would know combining the two is the equivalent of...

Best Foods for Diabetes

Diabetes is a manageable disease through proper diet and self-care. Staying away from sugary and processed foods, while primarily consuming fresh vegetables, fruit, whole grains, and lean protein...

Famous People with Diabetes

Diabetes is a global epidemic and millions of people are diagnosed every year. Unhealthy eating habits and sedentary lifestyles has quickened the spread of Type...

How Type 2 Diabetes Occurs

Type 2 Diabetes is the most common type of diabetes that occurs in the body with almost no cure but has several ways it...