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May 29

Diabetes Support: A Delicate Dance

Married to Will Ryan, The Joyful Diabetic, for 23 years, Susanna Opper describes how the couple takes the team approach to diabetes support, and where she turns to renew herself.

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Tornadoes, hurricanes, floods and more – it may help to have a plan for when severe weather strikes. We’ve gathered some tips based on real-life experiences of people living with diabetes that may help with severe weather preparedness.

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Weight Watchers® recently launched Weight Watchers for Diabetes through their employer-based Weight Watchers Health Solutions business. Find out how the program offers customized help for those living with type 2 diabetes, and how you can participate.

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May 12

Pacing Yourself for the Road Ahead

As someone who has lived with type 2 diabetes for more than 10 years, freelance writer Patrick Totty shares how he found renewed motivation after his “beginner’s enthusiasm” for his diabetes management wore thin.

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In honor of Mother’s Day, we talked with Amy Froelich, mother to a daughter living with type 1 diabetes, while living with type 2 diabetes herself. Read how they manage “diabetes x 2” at their house, and why “when one must, one can” is a family motto.

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Blogger Christine Tolhurst shares ideas on grocery shopping on a budget, healthy food substitutions and looking for the simple, joyful thoughts in life.

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Madeline Martinez took her type 2 diabetes diagnosis as a wake-up call to improve her health, immediately eliminating fast foods and soda from her diet. Read how fresh produce and organic gardening now play starring roles in her healthy lifestyle.

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Apr 17

Finding Joy in Hidden Vegetables

Following a type 2 diabetes diagnosis, Kathryn Sheehan immediately started making changes in her diet. Read about her journey to retrain her tastebuds to love vegetables and inspire others through her love of cooking.

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Apr 9

A Taste for Diabetes-Friendly Living

After a type 2 diabetes diagnosis, chef Dennis Sheehan struggled with despair and self-blame. Read how his love for his son and support from his girlfriend helped turn him around, with a vision for helping others do the same.

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When Rosemary M. was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in college at age 18, she felt embarrassed and ashamed. Read how her perspective has changed and what has helped her along the way.

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