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    Patient Voices Winner Karl Rusnak Now Wearing Diabetes On His Sleeve

    Life with Diabetes

    We have reached the final interview in our lineup of the 10 winners of our 2017 DiabetesMine Patient Voices Scholarship Contest, announced this past summer. They're the folks who will be joining us on scholarship for our annual DiabetesMine Innova...

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    Yoga and Diabetes: A Core Mission in Life and New Book (with Giveaway!)

    Life with Diabetes

    Today, we're turning the 'Mine mic over to Rachel Zinman, a longtime type 1 who's originally from the United States but has lived in southeastern Australia in the state of New South Wales for about three decades now. Rachel was diagnosed with the...

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    From the Ask D'Mine Mailbag: Expiration Dates, Insulin Freezing, Diabetes Donations

    Life with Diabetes

    If it isn't one thing with diabetes, it's another - from trying to figure out our dosing needs to cross-over with other ailments to how we feel about sharing our D-issues with others in our lives. We at the 'Mine have got your back, especially ea...

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    A 'Caffeinated Diabetes Pirate' Addresses the Insulin Pricing Crisis

    Life with Diabetes

    Naturally, patient advocates come in all shapes and sizes -- and with all manner of fascinating personal interests. Today we're happy to host longtime type 1 Scott Mullins in North Carolina, who fancies himself a pirate and jack of all trades. Di...

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    Texas Woman Cycles Across Country to Mark Dia-versary (with Book Giveaway!)

    Life with Diabetes

    Since today is Columbus Day and many are talking about historic journeys, we thought it'd be the perfect time to share the story of a Texas woman who recently rode clear across America on her bike -- all to mark her 40th anniversary of living with...

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    Ask D'Mine: What to Call "Reversing" Prediabetes?

    Life with Diabetes

    Happy Saturday! Welcome to Ask D'Mine, our weekly advice column hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois. This week, Wil is pondering what to tell (and call) a woman who seems to have beat prediabetes, for the t...

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    Life with Diabetes... But No Health Insurance

    Life with Diabetes

    Health insurance is a hot topic these days, with all the political volleying over trying (unsuccessfully) to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the ever-soaring costs of diabetes supplies and medications, and with open enrollment periods just around ...

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    Four New Innovations Tackling Diabetes Complications

    Life with Diabetes

    Research on diabetes complications has come a long way in the quarter-century since the all-hailed Diabetes Complications and Control Trial (DCCT) set the standard for how glucose monitoring and management should happen. Yet this progress doesn't ...

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    Ask D'Mine: What to Do When Running Out of Insulin?

    Life with Diabetes

    Hey, All -- if you've got questions about life with diabetes, then you've come to the right place! That's our weekly diabetes advice column, Ask D'Mine, hosted by veteran type 1 and diabetes author Wil Dubois.This week, Wil is fielding a cry ...

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    Beyond A1C in Diabetes: Defining What Matters Most

    Life with Diabetes

    I could feel the shakes starting, a cold shiver mixed with sweating, the rising emotions of recognizing a hypo beginning to encircle my throat.This low blood sugar seemed like it came out of nowhere... As it happens, I wasn't wearing my conti...

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    Patient Voices Winner Helps Those with Eating Disorders and Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Today we're thrilled to showcase a longtime friend within the Diabetes Online Size now who's been raising her voice for years to help others living with diabetes, especially those struggling with eating disorders. She's one of our 2017 DiabetesMi...

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    On Getting Hired with Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Once upon a time, good luck landing a lot of different jobs if you were a known type 1 diabetic. Today, things are looking a whole lot brighter. Wil reports... Not that long ago there was a long list of career opportunities that were, simply...

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    Ask D'Mine: Insulin on the (Distant?) Horizon

    Life with Diabetes

    Who doesn't sometimes need a little help navigating life with diabetes? That's why we offer Ask D'Mine, our weekly advice column, hosted by longtime type 1 and diabetes author Wil Dubois.This week, Wil's addressing the ever-daunting issue of insul...

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    The Lowdown on Plant-Based Eating for People with Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    When Christine Fallabel in Colorado noticed the long list of ingredients for "all-natural turkey" at a national sub sandwich shop, her first impulse was a reactive "yuck." Soon after, she began plant-based eating. That was at age 14, two years aft...

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    Buddhist Enlightenment or Just Life with Diabetes?

    Life with Diabetes

    Today, we're welcoming Indianapolis type 1 D-peep Jason Meno, who is a #WeAreNotWaiting volunteer and has quite a story to share. He spent time living at a Buddhist retreat for work (and to find serenity, as a bonus), but instead discovered a rar...

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    Diabetes in Disaster Mode: One Town's Tale of Evolving Relief Needs

    Life with Diabetes

    We're all reeling from the news about the historic devastation doled out by a line of hurricanes and storms, hitting the Gulf Coast and southeastern states along with the Caribbean islands -- not to mention the catastrophic earthquake rocking Mexi...

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    Ask D'Mine: Diabetes Needle Mania

    Life with Diabetes

    Hey, All -- Got questions about life with diabetes? Then you've come to the right place! That would be our weekly diabetes advice column, Ask D'Mine, hosted by longtime type 1 and diabetes author Wil Dubois in New Mexico, who spent many years ...

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    Medical ID Jewelry – Too Pretty to Save My Life?

    Life with Diabetes

    Back in 2005 I wrote a very short post gushing over a "beee-uuutiful" new medical alert bracelet I had just purchased, that promised to "alert the medics without alerting the fashion police." But will it?! – I asked. I was worried that it might j...

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    Ask D'Mine: When Patience Is Not a Virtue in Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Happy Saturday! Welcome back to Ask D'Mine, our weekly advice column hosted by veteran type 1 and diabetes author Wil Dubois in New Mexico. This week, Wil offers some thoughts to a newbie who's a bit horrified by the unexpected symptoms of blood ...

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    Chasing the Dream to Become a Pilot with Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Ever dream of working in aviation or becoming a pilot with type 1 diabetes, but think maybe it's not possible?Today we're thrilled to introduce Angela Lautner, a longtime type 1 in Kentucky who's bucking that trend; she holds a private pilot's lic...

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