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Crowd-Sourced Tips for a Happy Thanksgiving!

Last Monday, we asked people via the Joslin Facebook page to share their favorite physical activities and diabetes management tips for Thanksgiving. Throughout the week we received numerous comments that outlined a variety of ways to help manage your diabetes … Continue reading

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Your Cheat Sheet for Managing Diabetes on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is two days away. Between the family, football, and piled-high plates, it can be overwhelming to properly manage your diabetes. Over the years, the Joslin Blog has compiled tips and tricks for making the day a little easier. General … Continue reading

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Making Thanksgiving Work for You and Your Diabetes

Thanksgiving is a carb fest.  There is no way around it; traditional Thanksgiving meals are mostly carbohydrate.  And they bend the needle quite far on the fat-o-meter too.  Okay, there’s the turkey and a nod to the world of greens … Continue reading

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Tips for Making Truly Sweet Thanksgiving Desserts

If ever there was a holiday that you might look upon with mixed feelings, it’s Thanksgiving.  One the one hand, it can be a truly wonderful holiday, with lots of family and friends. But, let’s face it,  if you have … Continue reading

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Diabetes and Travel — 10 Tips for a Safe Trip

Thanksgiving is the busiest time of the year for travel. If you have diabetes, preparing for even daily activities can require advanced planning. So how do you prepare for travel, which can disrupt your diabetes care routine? Here are 10 … Continue reading

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Tips for Enjoying Thanksgiving with Diabetes

Thanksgiving can be challenging for people with diabetes who are trying to manage blood glucose levels and weight. Many traditional Thanksgiving foods are high in fat as well as carbohydrates, but with careful planning, you can make healthy choices that … Continue reading

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