All Blog Posts Tagged 'choices' (3)

Organizations Take on Diabetes in Latino Communities

The facts are clear: the Latino population has a diabetes rate 1.9 times higher than Caucasians. The good news is several organizations are taking the issue head on, like the San Antonio Food Bank. Read how they’re cultivating change in the full post at Discuss Diabetes here.

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Laura K.

Added by Laura K, Sanofi US Diabetes on May 1, 2012 at 6:23am — No Comments

Medical plan decision....

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I have switched jobs and have the choice between Aetna's "Open Access Select Plan," and UHC's "Choice Plus PPO Plan." It seems to me that the UHC plan is pretty good but I keep reading 90% coverage on things where as I am reading 100% coverage on the Aetna plan. I am not very good at the research and decision process, so I was hoping someone could give me advise on which one they have experiences with and/or perhaps what things… Continue

Added by Todd Carey on January 18, 2011 at 7:32am — 1 Comment

A Few Great Lessons about Living Well with Diabetes

A few days ago I had an amazing opportunity to give a speech at the Canadian Diabetes Symposium in Brantford, Ontario. The turnout was impressive: a ballroom bursting at its seams with over 600 people, many of them standing. The positive energy was truly contagious. People ranged in age from a newborn to senior citizens, but we were all there because we shared something in common: we are choosing to live our lives well with…

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Added by SFshawn on August 30, 2010 at 6:00am — 1 Comment

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TuDiabetes Is Getting A Makeover!

Written By Emily Coles, TuDiabetes Community Manager. Last summer we surveyed members of TuDiabetes and EsTuDiabetes online communities, and gained some GREAT insights! We learned that our members are happy with the information and support they receive on TuDiabetes and Read on! →

An eye opening experience at @CWDiabetes!

Last month, I had one of the most amazing experiences I have had with technology since I have been living with diabetes. It happened at the Focus On Technology conference organized by Children With Diabetes in Los Angeles (the first Read on! →

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