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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.

What's new

A new consensus report for adults with type 2 diabetes demonstrates the massive benefits of diabetes self-management education and support programs. Read the recommendations for the four critical periods for DSMES services and hear from the report’s authors Continue Reading »

InPen – a reusable, Bluetooth-enabled, smart insulin dosing and tracking pen – is now available for people of all ages in the United States Continue Reading »

La importancia de la comunicación, volver a una “nueva vida normal”, superar el miedo y encontrar una comunidad para un adolescente recientemente diagnosticado Continue Reading »

La importancia del sueño para los adolescentes que padecen diabetes. Además, ¡estrategias esenciales de sueño para los jóvenes adultos que conviven con la diabetes! Continue Reading »

La transición del cuidado de padres a hijos puede ser un momento estresante para las familias con diabetes: seis estrategias para reducir la presión Continue Reading »

The G6 Pro includes several exciting new features and is expected to start shipping next week! Continue Reading »

In exciting news, Tandem announced expanded clearance for the hybrid closed loop Control-IQ. The system is now available for children ages 6-13 Continue Reading »

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