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10 Ways Diabetes Will Change You Life (and they aren’t all bad!)

Diabetes is not fun, there is no denying that. However, I have found that it has taught me A LOT since I was diagnosed in 2013.  Since then, I have met quite a number of people who had been diagnosed after myself and I find myself talking about the inevitable changes that are going to … Continue reading 10 Ways Diabetes Will Change You Life (and they aren’t all bad!)

Guide to Stress Management for Women with Diabetes

Since being diagnosed, I have come to realize how big of a factor that stress plays in my diabetes management. I have written about burn out (click HERE to read) but there is obviously so much more that goes into overall stress management and reduction. So, in true fashion, I decided to do something about … Continue reading Guide to Stress Management for Women with Diabetes

9 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me at Diagnosis

There are so many things that we are told when we get diagnosed and in all honestly, most of them are not very uplifting or positive. Yes, we absolutley need to understand insulin, carb counting, exercise, and medications to name just a few. While that is all necessary, I wish someone had told me how … Continue reading 9 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me at Diagnosis

Intro letter for businesses

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to learn more about Party Like A Diabetic and the mission to engage communities to help diabetics thrive, not survive! Party Like A Diabetic (PLAD) is an online resource that provides carb counts for the most-loved LOCAL food and drink establishments in cities. I would like … Continue reading Intro letter for businesses