May 21, 2015

Celiac-Fibro-Type 1 Diabetes’ Life Lessons of Confidence & Bravery, From Mother To Daughter

Being a mother with three chronic illnesses (type 1 diabetes, celiac disease, and fibromyalgia) feels “normal” to me the same way that being a college student […]
May 8, 2015

A LADA Diabetes Mom’s Mantra: Embrace Change and Celebrate Life

“If I ever question myself, I am reminded quickly of the gifts diabetes has given me. I see my healthy son, I feel his bear hug, […]
July 12, 2013

Can The Type 1 Diabetes Honeymoon Period Be Extended… Forever?

Diabetes mellitus (type 1 diabetes) is a condition where a lack of insulin production by the pancreas leads to hyperglycemia (high blood sugar), which can yield […]
October 9, 2012

Signs and Symptoms of Insulin Resistance

Insulin resistance (often considered one component of a larger constellation known as “metabolic syndrome”) has become well recognized as an important indicator of the potential to […]
September 15, 2012

Gestational Diabetes & Autoimmune

Gestational diabetes mellitus is chronically high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) that starts in or is first diagnosed during pregnancy.  Like other forms of glucose (blood sugar) intolerance, […]
June 19, 2012

Gestational Diabetes and Pregnancy

Diabetes mellitus (diabetes) has become a major health concern in this country, with diagnoses continuing to skyrocket, and a significant proportion of the population suffering from […]
April 27, 2012

Glycemic Issues and Autoimmunity

Is hypoglycemia and/or hyperglycemia an autoimmune condition? One of the fascinating features of your immune system is its capacity to recognize and neutralize the millions of […]
October 20, 2011

Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes mellitus is the metabolic disorder characterized by high blood glucose (sugar) level caused by decreased produce of insulin from pancreas or due to diminished effectiveness […]