Preparing Your Student-Athlete

Preparing Your Student-Athlete

Tryouts for most fall sports are in full swing, even if the weather doesn’t feel “fall like” just yet. Being active is an important part of being healthy and a great way for children to stay active is to play organized and competitive sports. The...

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Insulin Price Reduction Act

Insulin Price Reduction Act

I scream, you scream, we all scream for affordable insulin! On July 22 a group of U.S. Senators introduced legislation called the Insulin Price Reduction Act. The legislation was announced by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and is co-sponsored by...

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Managing the Heat

Managing the Heat

Whether you’re staycationing here in Georgia or traveling to somewhere tropic this summer it’s important to be aware of the heat when managing blood sugar. If you have ever been baffled by a sudden spike or drop while playing out in the sun it...

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Staying Hydrated

Staying Hydrated

With temperatures already reaching near the 100’s in Atlanta it is important to stay hydrated this season. You can’t always rely on thirst to be your guide. If you find yourself thirsty you are more than likely dehydrated. Keeping a water bottle...

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Planning Your Travels

Planning Your Travels

Spring break is here and summer is right around the corner. That means fun in the sun and possible family vacations ahead. Traveling with kids in tow can already be a little nerve-racking and adding the challenges of diabetes can have you feeling...

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