AngelaC's Blog – November 2011 Archive (1)

Why I Still Support the Gray Ribbon

Seven days ago marked the start of the annual diabetes awareness month. The 18th diabetes awareness month I have experienced since my diagnosis. Over the past 18 (nearly 19) years, I have seen some remarkable changes in diabetes management: newer insulins, an increase in insulin pump use, an astonishing variety of drugs to help those with type 2 manage their diabetes, a rejection of the old "sugar is poison" attitude and an acceptance of carbohydrate counting and moderation, meters that are… Continue

Added by AngelaC on November 7, 2011 at 2:21pm — 9 Comments

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Meet The 2014 Big Blue Test Grant Recipients

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Kim Vlasnik: The Patient Voice

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Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)

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