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Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet Research Update

Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet Research Update

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With type 1 diabetes (T1D) technology and research at an all time hype, it’s certainly an exciting time for those of us living with the disease.  I was lucky enough to hear Dr. Darrell Wilson, the type 1 diabetes TrialNet Principal Investigator at Stanford University Medical Center, speak a few weeks ago at a JDRF […]

Type 1 Diabetes

Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet Research Update

Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet Research Update

With type 1 diabetes (T1D) technology and research at an all time hype, it's certainly an exciting time for those of us living with the disease.  I was lucky enough to hear Dr. Darrell Wilson, the … [Read More...]

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Optimist or Pessimist?

  There's never a better time than now to take a deep look inside and engage in change.  Being positive and happy doesn't come easily for many, especially in the face of chronic disease and … [Read More...]

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The Best Prescription for Diabetes: Exercise

If you've contemplated the value exercise adds to a diabetes management regime - double it, triple it - heck, quadruple it.  The inherent benefits of moving the body with diabetes are countless; I'm … [Read More...]

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She Sugar: Riding 104 Miles for JDRF

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and I've got two special things in store: I'll be moderating Diabetic Connect's #DCDE Twitter chat on Tuesday evenings 9 p.m. EST with other diabetes advocates … [Read More...]

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She Sugar to Moderate Diabetic Connect Twitter Chat

I'm super excited for the opportunity to moderate a Twitter chat for Diabetic Connect every Tuesday at 9p.m. EST starting November 4th for Diabetes Awareness Month! The hashtag for this chat is … [Read More...]

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“What’s That?”: Uncovered by Diabetes Gadgetry

  If I honestly had a dollar for all of the times I've been asked: "What's that?" - I'd surely be rich. I regularly face a fire squadron of questions about the diabetes gadgetry adorning … [Read More...]

Celiac Disease

Grain-Free Peanut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Grain-Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Grain-Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies! These flourless cookies are super easy to throw together - a new age makeover for an old recipe that was begging for an update. It's hard to resist … [Read More...]

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Gluten-Free Cheesecakes

  With short winter days and snow covering the ground, I was craving a little punch of spring which I found in these gluten-free cheesecakes.  These sweet little things pack a healthful … [Read More...]

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Gluten Free Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookies

Can you say - yum? I've been working on this gluten free recipe for quite a while, adding and deleting ingredients like the wind until my experimentation produced an amazing cookie that I couldn't … [Read More...]

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Make it Better with Butter

People are plopping butter on top of everything now.  From eggs to coffee and everything in between.  I use unsalted Kerrygold butter from grass-fed cows.  You can find this brand of butter in … [Read More...]

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Roasted Plantain Chips

Prepared well, it's difficult to tell the difference between roasted and fried veggies or potatoes - plantains are no exception. Pick out a bunch of green plantains for this plantain chip recipe, … [Read More...]

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Red, White and Blue: Gluten-Free and Healthy

Welcome to my roundup of irresistibly unique and colorful treats - I'm sure there's something here to pique your interest! I love searching for new recipes; I'm always turned on to another amazing … [Read More...]

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