Motivation for diabetes management

How to maintain motivation to take good care of your diabetes?

We all have the power to influence our diabetes management in a major way. And it is a double-edged sword. If we want to, we can really focus on taking care of our condition and thrive through the right motivation! And if our strength has waned…
gift ideas for a Type 1 Diabetic

5 + 1 Great gift ideas for a type 1 diabetic

Are you thinking about gift ideas for a type 1 diabetic friend? Coming up with gift ideas for our loved ones is always hard! But for us type 1 diabetics, there is hope! We made a list of five + one gift ideas that can delight or be of use to…
Lifestyle change with diabetes
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Lifestyle change after double diabetes diagnosis

When does a person decide it’s time for a lifestyle change? What is the trigger that finally causes action? For me, it was when my endo told me I’m developing a type 2 diabetes. “That’s crazy, I thought! A type 1 can’t be a type 2!”. Or…
secret to long life with diabetes

The Secret to Long life with Diabetes

Living with type 1 diabetes is hard for sure, but it’s not all struggle and one can unlock the secrets to live a long life with diabetes. There are periods lasting up to several hours when I don’t think about my diabetes. So it’s not constantly…