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June 26, 2013

The Necessary Process Changes When My Son Was Diagnosed With Type 1 Diabetes

When Matthew was diagnosed with T1D it wasn’t only a change for him, it changed the lives of our family.  I realized that I needed to structure more and bend less when it came to managing him.
June 24, 2013

When Your Memory and Blood Glucose Begin to Slip

I am a diabetes-focused psychotherapist, life coach, and diabetes patient, and in my practice on the Upper West Side of New York City, I encounter lots of clients with is
June 21, 2013

Is Obesity Really a Disease?

This past week delegates of the American Medical Association voted to recognize obesity as a disease, despite the recommendation of a panel assigned to study the issue. The panel voted that wa
June 20, 2013

How I've Used Integrative Medicine to Live Well with Diabetes

I would like to share with you
June 19, 2013

A Traveling Diabetic During Competition Prep

I have been a bit out of the loop for the past week or so getting ready for my competition as well as my trip to Paris and Amsterdam.
June 19, 2013

The Coma That Wasn't

In which my mother freaks out and I am annoyed.
June 18, 2013

4 Situations When It's Great To Be A Diabetic

I've been a Type 1 diabetic for 15+ years, and am a firm believer in the idea that if I need to endure blood sugar tests, infusion site changes, and a never-ending battle to stay alive for the rest
June 18, 2013

The Day of My Son's Diabetes Diagnosis

The date: February 26, 2009.  It’s like any other day, the hustle and bustle of getting the kids ready for school, Matt in preschool, Lauren in 1