Category Archives: Diabetes Day2Day

How to Define Obesity?

Nobody likes squeezing into a favorite pair of jeans or realizing you should buy a dress the next size up—but sometimes weight gain is more than just a slip in healthy habits. Excessive weight can be a serious threat to … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Fall with Joslin!

Your Fall To-Do List: Tune Up Your Diabetes Care Forget January—the early days of fall are the time to focus on your goals and recommit to your health. The weather is getting cooler, the barometric pressure is thankfully rising and … Continue reading

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All About Eyes with Joslin Experts

Diabetes is a complex disease. Understand more about the different aspects of diabetes in this series of quick explanations from Joslin doctors and researchers! This September, learn all about your eyes, how they are affected by diabetes, and how to … Continue reading

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Tips for helping your child manage diabetes while at school

All August, the Joslin Blog is highlighting stories about heading back to school with diabetes. This story was originally posted on March 2, 2011. As much as you may want to, you can’t be with your child at every moment. … Continue reading

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Back to School Tips for Diabetes Management: Teacher Edition

All August, the Joslin Blog is highlighting stories about heading back to school with diabetes. This story was originally posted on Aug. 21, 2013. With the first day of school quickly approaching, preparation for the new school year is already … Continue reading

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Back to School with Diabetes | The Basics

All August, the Joslin Blog is highlighting stories about preparing to go back to school. This story was originally posted on Aug. 1, 2011. Starting a new grade, new school or beginning college can be very stressful even without having … Continue reading

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Don’t Go It Alone: How Do You Get the Support You Need?

All July, the Joslin Blog is highlighting stories about taking care of yourself emotionally. This story was originally posted on July 24, 2013. When the 2013 American Diabetes Association Medical Guidelines for Diabetes came out, they included a reference to … Continue reading

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How to Help a Teen with Diabetes Burnout

All July, the Joslin Blog is highlighting stories about taking care of yourself emotionally. This story was originally posted on March 3, 2014. Growing up with type 1 diabetes adds an extra burden of responsibility to an already overwhelmed teen. … Continue reading

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Resources for Friends and Family: How to Support Your Loved One with Diabetes

All July, the Joslin Blog is highlighting stories about taking care of yourself emotionally. This story was originally posted on Jan. 13, 2014. Living with diabetes is no easy task, but sometimes the role of family and friends is overlooked. … Continue reading

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Emotions & Blood-Sugar Levels: How Diabetes Can Affect Your Mood

All July, the Joslin Blog is highlighting stories about taking care of yourself emotionally. This story was originally posted on Feb. 18, 2011. This guest post is written by by John Zrebiec, L.I.C.S.W., Director of Behavioral Health at Joslin, and Gail … Continue reading

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