Savvy “Tough Topics” 10/20/21: GREAT TALK on Gastric/Digestive Issues and Type 1 Diabetes

Gastric and Digestive STUFF make up some of the most unpleasant complications of T1D and no one really mentions them, no less wants to talk about them.  And they absolutely impact how we T1Ds absorb food and how we need to adapt our bolus strategies, as well as how we feel and function throughout the […]

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Ozempic and Rybelsus Offer Competitive Reductions in A1c and Body Weight

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Arvind Sommi Arvind Sommi joined the diaTribe Foundation in 2021 after graduating from the University of Florida with a degree in Biology. Sommi is an Editor for diaTribe Learn. Results from recent clinical trials have shown that GLP-1 receptor agonist medications are effective at lowering A1C and body weight. […]

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Wine and Diabetes: Is Wine Good for People Living with Diabetes?

Falling in closely behind water, coffee, and tea, wine is one of the most commonly consumed beverages in the world.  The process of winemaking has historically been passed down for generations through families and wine apprenticeships and has been touted not only for its delicious taste, but for its mind-altering effects, ability to boost creativity,… […]

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COVID-19 and mental health: where can I turn to for support?

All of us have been affected in drastic and unexpected ways by the COVID-19 pandemic and will continue to be for the foreseeable future. At times it can feel like the pandemic will never end, and emotions such as fear, uncertainty and panic can leave us feeling immobilized. The post COVID-19 and mental health: where […]

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