Taking a Break From Your Insulin Pump

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Eritrea Mussa Every now and then you may take a break from your diabetes technology. diaTribe’s Social Media Manager Eritrea Mussa Khan shares her experience taking a break from pumping and speaks to another member of the diabetes community to learn more about their experience as well. […]

Five Reasons Why I Choose Multiple Daily Injections

Since the day I was diagnosed, I have had people telling me I should consider an insulin pump. Seven and a half years later, I still say no. My A1c has always been in a healthy range, and I am fine with only having one device, the Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitor (CGM), on my […]

How to Safely Transition to Multiple Daily Injections (MDI)

As the reality of living during a pandemic slowly starts to sink in, people are changing their expectations for what 2020 (and beyond!) looks like. Some people have delayed their weddings, or put plans for a baby on hold, and many people have lost their jobs. In the US, where health insurance is so intimately […]

Diabetes Pro Tip: All About Multiple Daily Injections (MDI)

This content originally appeared on Arden’s Day and the Juicebox Podcast. Republished with permission.Jenny Smith, CDE discusses the ins and outs of using insulin multiple daily injections (MDI) to manage diabetes. Learn more by listening to the podcast and share your thoughts with us in the comments. Source: diabetesdaily.com

I Thrive: Running Towards Health

Meet Brian Hoadley. A 38-year-old normal guy from the UK working as an operations manager for an office furniture supply company. Enjoying life and living as most of us do, spending time with friends and family and his wife, when out of the blue, Brian was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2014 at the […]