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A Diabetes Care Team #DHopeConf

Today was the second annual Diabetes Hope Conference. A virtual diabetes conference, meant to inspire hope for those living with the complications that come with diabetes. Rather than going in depth, step by step, into what was discussed, I just … Continue reading

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Hands on HbA1c Teaching Model

Every once in a while I see a diabetes related crowd funding campaign that catches my attention.  The latest is a campaign for a small team of people who want to get a live hands on model of a gycated … Continue reading

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Update: My New Nurse Practitioner Is Amazing!

Today I went to my first appointment with the nurse practitioner that my Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) recommended to replace my old endocrinologist.  It was a little creepy at first, because her office is right across the hall from his … Continue reading

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Dumping My Endo For A Nurse Practitioner

Do you go to a nurse practitioner specializing in diabetes care instead of an endocrynologist? I live in an area in the midwest, where medical care is literally scary, so I’m dumping my endo for a nurse practitioner.  This area … Continue reading

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A new endocrinologist . . .

Today I had my first appointment with a new endocrinologist.  I was looking forward to it, and dreading it at the same time.  I’ve only been seeing a family doctor for 1.5 years, since moving away from Chicago, and he’s … Continue reading

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