DiabetesEd Online University | Closed for Renovations Today, October 5th

October 5th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on DiabetesEd Online University | Closed for Renovations Today, October 5th

DiabetesEd Online University is closed today to make the switch to our new platform. We can’t wait to share our new look with you on Thursday, October 6th. Students will … Continue reading DiabetesEd Online University | Closed for Renovations Today, October 5th

Question of the Week | Best approach for distress & DKA?

October 4th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of the Week | Best approach for distress & DKA?

RJ is in the hospital for the 3rd time this year in DKA.  You ask RJ to complete the diabetes distress survey tool and immediately recognize that RJ is experiencing high … Continue reading Question of the Week | Best approach for distress & DKA?

DiabetesEd Online University Closed for Renovations on 10/5/22

October 3rd, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on DiabetesEd Online University Closed for Renovations on 10/5/22

DiabetesEd Online University will be closed to make the switch to our new platform on Wednesday, October 5th, 2022. We can’t wait to share our new look with you on … Continue reading DiabetesEd Online University Closed for Renovations on 10/5/22

What is the Biggest Take Away when Addressing Diabetes Distress?

October 1st, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on What is the Biggest Take Away when Addressing Diabetes Distress?

We asked Dr. Lawrence Fisher and Dr. Susan Guzman (see bios below), lead researchers and clinicians in the Embark Trial to share their insights on providing best care to people … Continue reading What is the Biggest Take Away when Addressing Diabetes Distress?

Do you have to be a Mental Health Expert to Tackle Diabetes Distress?

October 1st, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Do you have to be a Mental Health Expert to Tackle Diabetes Distress?

We asked We asked Dr. Lawrence Fisher and Dr. Susan Guzman (see bios below), lead researchers and clinicians in the Embark Trial to share their insights on providing best care … Continue reading Do you have to be a Mental Health Expert to Tackle Diabetes Distress?

Rationale of the Week | Best action before starting tirzepatide (Mounjaro)?

September 28th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Rationale of the Week | Best action before starting tirzepatide (Mounjaro)?

For last week’s practice question, we quizzed test takers on the best action before starting Tirzepatide (Mounjaro). 67% of respondents chose the best answer. We want to clarify and share … Continue reading Rationale of the Week | Best action before starting tirzepatide (Mounjaro)?

New Tubeless Insulin Delivery System Approved for Toddlers

September 28th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on New Tubeless Insulin Delivery System Approved for Toddlers

The FDA just authorized the Insulet Omnipod 5 tubeless insulin delivery system for pediatrics with type 1 diabetes starting as young as age 2. This remarkable moment marks the availability … Continue reading New Tubeless Insulin Delivery System Approved for Toddlers

Question of Week | JT is Carb limiting to 30gms a day. Best Response?

September 26th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of Week | JT is Carb limiting to 30gms a day. Best Response?

JT has type 1 diabetes and tells you they are avoiding carbs and trying to eat less than 30gms of carbs daily.  JT is 76 years old, with an A1C … Continue reading Question of Week | JT is Carb limiting to 30gms a day. Best Response?

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