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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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A new study from the University of North Carolina and the Chinese Center for Disease Control (CCDC)... Continue Reading »

During the US Open tennis tournament earlier this month, Larry Soler of the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA... Continue Reading »

diaTribe salutes director Jennifer Mackenzie for her emerging film Sugar Babies. The documentary... Continue Reading »

Special Conference Perspective: James S. Hirsch on the Human Drama of Diabetes Continue Reading »