Diabetes Alert Day – March 27th Put on your diabetes detective hat! March 27th is our opportunity to find people with undetected prediabetes and diabetes. Most people with prediabetes have no idea they are living with elevated blood sugars and that they are at an increased risk of heart attack and stroke. Early discovery increases … Continue reading Diabetes Alert Day Resource Page
NEW QUESTION OF THE WEEK! This week’s question if focused on medication management, test your knowledge below. Click here to take the question of the week >> March 20th, 2018 Want more questions like this? Really test your knowledge and prepare with our NEW 1 – Year Subscription to our entire Online University course catalog. Download our CDE® Coach App to … Continue reading Question of the Week – March 20th, 2018
Updated and now available On Demand in the Online University This course is included in: Level 2 – Beyond Fundamentals. Purchase this course individually for $29 or the entire bundle and save 70%. Diabetes Education Services Online University Courses are an excellent way to study for your exam anytime and anywhere that is convenient for you. You will have … Continue reading NEW Meds Management for Type 2 webinar!
Some of my favorite people are Registered Dietitians. I have been blessed to team teach with many inspiring, kind, knowledgeable and dynamic dietitians over a span of more than 20 years. They are trailblazers and advocates for improving the health of our communities, from the inpatient to outpatient settings. They have the best teaching tools … Continue reading Happy National Registered Dietitian Day
NEW QUESTION OF THE WEEK! Diet is incredibly important in leading a healthy lifestyle. Do you know which diet is recommended by the American Diabetes Association? Click here to take the question of the week >> March 13th, 2018 Want more questions like this? Really test your knowledge and prepare with our NEW 1 – Year Subscription to our … Continue reading Question of the Week – March 13th, 2018
As clearly demonstrated by the CDC Diabetes Prevention Program, prediabetes can be reversed and diabetes can be delayed by a change in lifestyle coupled with weight loss. With staggering statistics such as over 34% of Americans (over 80 million adults) are living with prediabetes, how can we motivate people to make a change for their … Continue reading A Digital Behavior Change Program helps reverse PreDiabetes
The MDPP Expanded Model Resource Page The Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program expanded model is a structured intervention with the goal of preventing type 2 diabetes in individuals with an indication of prediabetes. The clinical intervention consists of a minimum of 16 intensive “core” sessions of a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) approved curriculum … Continue reading Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program (MDPP) Expanded Model
Happy International Women’s Day! We are so happy to celebrate International Women’s Day today by honoring the girls of Just One Person! We have the opportunity to partner with this incredible organization to make our Pancreas Partner teaching tool. Just One Person is a model sustainable program that prepares girls in rural Kenya for post secondary … Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day!
NEW QUESTION OF THE WEEK! This question was inspired by the recent article, “The Use of Language and Diabetes Care” by Dickinson et al. What words we choose, our body gestures and the use of certain terms can have a tremendous impact on our interactions with people living with diabetes. For more information, please see … Continue reading Question of the Week – March 6th, 2018
Sonic introduces a new burger this year with a patty containing 25% mushrooms! The concept being that the burger has “less of the guilt.” According to the World Resources Institute, if we were to replace 30% of beef in hamburgers in America, we could benefit not only our health, but the health of the planet. Particularly … Continue reading “Here’s Why Environmentalists Are Cheering The Latest Burger At Sonic Drive-In”