Question of Week | March 2, 2021

March 2nd, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of Week | March 2, 2021

JR is 53 yrs old with type 2 diabetes, BMI of 24.3 and is recovering from a COVID infection.  In addition to metformin, a SGLT-2i and a weekly GLP-1 RA, JR is on daily prednisone.  Morning blood glucose levels are in the low 100’s, lunch and dinner blood glucose levels are in the 250-300 range. … Continue reading Question of Week | March 2, 2021

CDCES or BC-ADM – Which Certification is Right for me? | FREE Webinar on March 8th

February 26th, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on CDCES or BC-ADM – Which Certification is Right for me? | FREE Webinar on March 8th

Are you considering pursuing certification in diabetes care, but are not sure which certification is right for you and how to get started? Join Coach Beverly for this FREE Webinar on March 8th at 11:30 am PST to explore which certification best suits your professional and personal goals. Coach Beverly is excited to share her insights … Continue reading CDCES or BC-ADM – Which Certification is Right for me? | FREE Webinar on March 8th

Rationale of the Week | Best fix for hyperglycemic spike?

February 25th, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Rationale of the Week | Best fix for hyperglycemic spike?

For our February 16th Question of the Week, over 76% of respondents chose the best answer! Before we start though, if you don’t want any spoilers and haven’t tried the question yet, you can answer below: Answer Question Question: LS is 79 years old and their most recent A1c is 7.4%.  LS takes metformin 1000 … Continue reading Rationale of the Week | Best fix for hyperglycemic spike?

FREE Test Taking Practice Exam Toolkit with Coach Beverly | Feb 26th

February 24th, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on FREE Test Taking Practice Exam Toolkit with Coach Beverly | Feb 26th

Test Taking Practice Exam Toolkit Webinar20 Sample Practice Questions You’re invited! Live Webinar Friday, Feb 26th at 11:30 AM You are invited to join Coach Beverly for this FREE Webinar. And, if you want to have access to an additional 220+ sample practice online questions, you can purchase the complete Test Taking Toolkit. For many … Continue reading FREE Test Taking Practice Exam Toolkit with Coach Beverly | Feb 26th

Question of Week | Work in Birthday Cake?

February 19th, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of Week | Work in Birthday Cake?

A 59 year old with type 2 diabetes, A1c of 7.2%, takes bolus insulin before meals, plus basal insulin at night and metformin. They ask you how to best work in a piece of birthday cake for their grandchild’s upcoming birthday celebration. What is the best advice? Take additional bolus insulin to cover the extra … Continue reading Question of Week | Work in Birthday Cake?

Type 1 Diabetes Resources | Free Resource Friday

February 18th, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Type 1 Diabetes Resources | Free Resource Friday

Type 1 Diabetes Resources Below is a list of helpful online resources for Type 1 Diabetes. They include sites for national organizations like the American Diabetes Association (ADA), sites for diabetes interest groups, and other participant organizations that provide helpful diabetes tips and opportunities to join online groups. Click the links below to visit the … Continue reading Type 1 Diabetes Resources | Free Resource Friday

Rationale of the Week | When to Stop IV insulin with DKA

February 18th, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Rationale of the Week | When to Stop IV insulin with DKA

For our February 9th Question of the Week, over 50% of respondents chose the best answer! Before we start though, if you don’t want any spoilers and haven’t tried the question yet, you can answer below: Answer Question Question: RT is a 49-year-old with type 1 diabetes, admitted to a local hospital to treat Diabetes … Continue reading Rationale of the Week | When to Stop IV insulin with DKA

Virtual DiabetesEd Specialist Conference

February 17th, 2021 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Virtual DiabetesEd Specialist Conference

Reserve your spot now for our Virtual DiabetesEd Specialist Conference | April 15-17, 2021 Whether you are new to diabetes or a seasoned expert, you’ll benefit from this virtual conference with the latest research plus critical content that you can immediately apply to your clinical practice. Entire Program Fee: $399Dates: April 15-17, 2021Live Webinar Schedule: All … Continue reading Virtual DiabetesEd Specialist Conference

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