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17 Mocktails: Drinks That Won't Send Your Blood Sugar Soaring

17 Mocktails: Drinks That Won't Send Your Blood Sugar Soaring

Hold the alcohol! Love a good cocktail but hate what it does to your blood sugar? These party “mocktails” made with alcohol-free beer, wine, or champagne, and homemade mixers with far fewer carbs.
December 20, 2018
Love a good cocktail but hate what it does to your blood sugar? Try these "mocktails" developed by a registered dietitian.
Heads Up About CBD Oil: Risks That Aren't on The Label

Heads Up About CBD Oil: Risks That Aren't on The Label

Dangerous synthetics. THC that shouldn’t be there. Low levels of the active ingredient. Concerns about pesticides and heavy metals. In part 3 of our report, what studies show about the hidden side of this popular product.
December 19, 2018
Dangerous synthetics. THC that shouldn’t be there. Low levels of the active ingredient. Concerns about pesticides and heavy metals. In part 3 of our report, what studies show about the hidden side of this unregulated substance.
CBD Oil: What to Know Before You Try It

CBD Oil: What to Know Before You Try It

In Part 2 of our report on cannabis and diabetes, OnTrack Diabetes explains why it's important to proceed with caution if you're considering using CBD oil.
December 13, 2018
Part 2 of the OnTrack Diabetes report about cannabis explains why it's important to proceed with caution if you are considering using CBD oil.
CBD Oil for Diabetes?

CBD Oil for Diabetes?

Don't fall for the hype. Here's what the science and the experts have to say about cannabidiol oil (CBD) and your blood sugar. Part 1 in a series of OnTrack Diabetes reports.
December 12, 2018
OnTrack Diabetes investigates claims that cannabis can be beneficial for people with diabetes Part 1 in a series of three reports.
Diabetes Support: Can A Coaching App Help You Manage Your Blood Sugar?

Diabetes Support: Can A Coaching App Help You Manage Your Blood Sugar?

Having a virtual coach may be just what the in-real-life doctor ordered to improve your diabetes control and your life.
December 06, 2018
Having a virtual coach available 24/7 via a smartphone app may just improve your diabetes control and your life.
Cold-Weather Vegetables: Why You Should Add These 4 Recipes To Your Diet

Cold-Weather Vegetables: Why You Should Add These 4 Recipes To Your Diet

A diabetes-nutrition expert shares her favorite ways to eat more of winter's bounty.
December 03, 2018
Certified diabetes educator Diane Norwood explains the health benefits of winter veggies and shares her favorite ways to cook with them.
Pumpkin: Doing More With This Winter Squash

Pumpkin: Doing More With This Winter Squash

Pumpkin isn't just for pie anymore! Here, all you need to know about this versatile winter squash and some ideas for how to incorporate it into a diabetes-friendly diet.
November 28, 2018
Registered dietician and certified diabetes educator (CDE) Diane Norwood, explains the nutritional benefits of pumpkin and shares a roasted pumpkin recipe along with other delicious ways to incorporate this versatille squash into a diabetes-friendly diet.
Anthony Anderson Finally Gets Real About His Diabetes

Anthony Anderson Finally Gets Real About His Diabetes

The comedian and star of "Black-ish" talks about what it took for him to get serious about his type 2 diabetes diagnosis and what he's doing today to stay healthy.
November 28, 2018
A Dozen Great Gifts for People with Type 2 Diabetes

A Dozen Great Gifts for People with Type 2 Diabetes

Living with a chronic disease isn't easy and sometimes well-meaning family and friends give us gifts that make us feel worse! Here, some blood-sugar friendly snacks, books, and useful items that you might not know about unless you also live with diabetes!
November 27, 2018
Great gift ideas for people on your list who live with diabetes, compiled by a writer who lives with diabetes. Happy Holidays.
12 Great Gifts for People with Type 1 Diabetes

12 Great Gifts for People with Type 1 Diabetes

Thoughtful, useful and tasty options that your loved ones with diabetes will be excited to unwrap on Christmas morning!
November 20, 2018
Eleven great holiday gifts for people with type 1 diabetes compiled by a writer with type 1 diabetes.
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