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Making Diabetes Work with Your Fashion/Style

By Amy Tenderich on March 6, 2015

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Today we're excited to bring you a guest post from our newest team member, Rachel Kerstetter, a twenty-something type 1 in Ohio who recently joined the 'Mine on a part-time basis helping out on the social media front (look for her initials on our Twitter feed).

With a day job in industrial marketing in Cleveland, and also running her personal lifestyle blog, Probably Rachel, she recently got an unexpected chance to offer some diabetes fashion advice to a local newspaper...

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About DiabetesMine

Welcome to DiabetesMine — a gold mine of information and encouragement created by and for people impacted by diabetes, in the form of “a diabetes newspaper with a personal twist.”

Since its inception in 2005, DiabetesMine has won a number of awards and accolades, including the 2013 Sharecare / American Diabetes Association distinction of “No.1 diabetes influencer site in the country.”

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