Rationale of the Week | Right amount of insulin for 83 year old?

August 31st, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Rationale of the Week | Right amount of insulin for 83 year old?

For last week’s practice question, we quizzed test takers on the right amount of insulin for an 83 year old. Only 50% of respondents chose the best answer, which indicates … Continue reading Rationale of the Week | Right amount of insulin for 83 year old?

Question of Week | Abdominal lumps and insulin injections

August 30th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of Week | Abdominal lumps and insulin injections

JL is 67 years old, with a BMI of 23 and A1C of 7.6% and injects insulin 4 times a day to manage their type 1 diabetes. On visual inspection, … Continue reading Question of Week | Abdominal lumps and insulin injections

Diabetes Certification Exam Help is on the Way!

August 26th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Diabetes Certification Exam Help is on the Way!

If you are considering taking the CDCES or BC-ADM Exam, we have great news. We are offering 2 different options that will help you get started or propel you across … Continue reading Diabetes Certification Exam Help is on the Way!

Rationale of the Week | Should I toss food if it’s past the date?

August 25th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Rationale of the Week | Should I toss food if it’s past the date?

For last week’s practice question, we quizzed test takers on if you should toss food if it is past the expiration date. Only 35% of respondents chose the best answer, … Continue reading Rationale of the Week | Should I toss food if it’s past the date?

Can Fruits Boost Positive Mental Health?

August 24th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Can Fruits Boost Positive Mental Health?

Good news! People with diabetes can experience more joy and less depression by incorporating fruit into their diet. A study published in the British Journal of Nutrition found that swapping out … Continue reading Can Fruits Boost Positive Mental Health?

Question of Week | Right amount of insulin for 83 year old?

August 23rd, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of Week | Right amount of insulin for 83 year old?

MS is an 83-year-old admitted to the hospital for a broken hip.  MS has a BMI of 22.4, A1C of 6.9% on metformin 500mg twice daily.  UACR is less than … Continue reading Question of Week | Right amount of insulin for 83 year old?

Basal Bolus in Hospital & Insulin Calculation Workshop | Live Webinars

August 22nd, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Basal Bolus in Hospital & Insulin Calculation Workshop | Live Webinars

Coach Beverly is excited to announce two advanced level webinars that guide participants through the mysterious world of insulin calculations and basal bolus therapy in the hospital setting. We hope … Continue reading Basal Bolus in Hospital & Insulin Calculation Workshop | Live Webinars

Insulin Calculation Workshop & Basal Bolus in Hospital | Live Webinars

August 19th, 2022 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Insulin Calculation Workshop & Basal Bolus in Hospital | Live Webinars

Coach Beverly is excited to announce two advanced level webinars that guide participants through the mysterious world of insulin calculations and basal bolus therapy in the hospital setting. We hope … Continue reading Insulin Calculation Workshop & Basal Bolus in Hospital | Live Webinars

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