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Caregivers & Parents

For many people, being responsible for the care of someone with diabetes –be it a child, a parent, a relative, or a friend – can feel overwhelming at times. Every person with diabetes has their own unique story and their own care needs, and thanks to healthcare professionals, new therapies and technologies, and a multitude of resources, helping someone manage their diabetes to live a long, healthy, and happy life is absolutely possible.

But we know it isn’t easy to negotiate the day-to-day challenges, confusing options, and multiple uncertainties of helping a loved one handle the condition. At diaTribe, we strive to provide a diverse array of articles that offer advice, support, and encouragement to all those who are helping someone live well with diabetes.

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COBA, Childhood Obesity Bay Area Conference

Revolution Foods, Plum Organics, and Kurbo Health: resources to bring nutrition education and meals to children in need. Continue Reading »

Kit includes a glucose monitor, an insulin pump and pen, glucose tablets, and more. Continue Reading »

How do the trends compare to childhood type 2 diabetes?  Continue Reading »

Elle and Coach

How a diabetes dog changed the lives of Stefany Shaheen’s family. Continue Reading »

Varying perspectives on a touchy subject, from Kerri Sparling of Six Until Me. Continue Reading »

New trial testing the inhaled, ultra-rapid insulin in 4-17 year olds. Continue Reading »

A new bill would put limits on fast food calories, fat, and sugar in kids’ meals. Continue Reading »