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This list of presentations is designed to be a resource for people with diabetes, health care professionals, diabetes educators, and students. These presentations can be downloaded but the original authors should be referenced if used elsewhere.
Medications can be a big part of diabetes treatment but how do we know which medication to take? We can ask our doctor and hope that they have experience with the medication they are prescribing. We could scour the internet to find "honest" reviews of each medication but how do we get past all the marketing jargon to find real results? RateRx from HealthTap is trying to solve this problem.
John gives great presentations on various diabetes technologies to people with diabetes, health care professionals, diabetes educators, and students all over the country. The next presentation is May 10th, 2015 in Austin, Texas.
Type 1 University, a site that provides advanced online courses for insulin users and parents or caregivers of insulin users, is offering 2 FREE webinars in March. The free webinar topic this month is "Making the Most of Your CGM" and will be presented by Gary Scheiner MS, CDE. The webinar dates are Wednesday, March 18th and Monday, March 30th.
When you were diagnosed, you were probably told you had either Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes. Clear-cut and tidy. Since diabetes typically occurs in two types, you have to fit into one of them. Many people fit clearly into one of these categories, but others do not. And those who clearly fit one type when diagnosed may find these clear lines begin to smudge over time. Are there really only two types? Are you really the type you were told you were? Could you have more than one type of diabetes?