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    Have a Little Heart on Your Diabetes Mind

    Life with Diabetes

    With February being American Heart Health Month (on top of all the love in the air), we've had this vital organ on the mind of late -- especially since it's so important to think about for those of us with diabetes.Personally, I've been getting m...

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    Sunday Funnies: So Many Needles...

    Life with Diabetes

    We pancreatically-challenged folks certainly go through a lot of supplies... Wow, how 'bout a super-sized sharps container?Thanks to our regular contributor Jerry King, an accomplished cartoonist who creates more than 200 illustrations each mo...

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    Ask D'Mine: Talking Sexy Pumpers and Bionic Love for Valentine's Day

    Life with Diabetes

    Diabetes isn't very loving, but here at the 'Mine, we do our best to support you! Welcome to another edition of our weekly advice column, Ask D'Mine, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois. In today's Valentin...

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    Just For You, My Diabetes Valentine

    Life with Diabetes

    Happy Valentine's Day (Tomorrow), Dear Readers! Just for you (all), we've compiled a list of some of the Best of the Web when it comes to diabetes & love. And we're also revisiting a special Valentine's Video Treat that some of our D-friends...

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    Sunday Funnies: Baby, It’s Cold Outside

    Life with Diabetes

    When winter temperatures plunge, we PWDs (people with diabetes) face ever new challenges. And Necessity is the Mother of Invention, of course… Thanks to the talented Terry Keelan, a type 1 in southern California who's continuing his If Diabetics ...

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    Ask D’Mine: Marking 200 Great Pieces of Diabetes Advice

    Life with Diabetes

    What a special day this is for us, as today marks the 200th edition of our weekly Ask D'Mine diabetes advice column, penned here by the esteemed Wil Dubois, a fellow type 1 himself, author and clinical educator. We're delighted to hit this milest...

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    Two More Diabetes Advocacy Orgs Share Plans for 2015

    Advocacy

    Hopefully you saw our big annual roundup of what the top national diabetes advocacy organizations believe they accomplished in the past year (2014) and what they plan to focus on for 2015.Breaking news: we've just heard from two more influential n...

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    Ask D’Mine: The ‘Right’ Path to Control, (Thankfully) Nothing Lasts Forever

    Life with Diabetes

    Welcome back to our weekly diabetes advice column, Ask D'Mine - with your host veteran type 1, diabetes author and educator Wil Dubois. This week, Wil takes on a couple of question about low-carb, high-fat diets and some not-so-pleasant complicati...

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    Running on Batteries in Her First Decade of Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    We're always happy to find new friends in the Diabetes Online Community (DOC) who are sharing their stories about life with D with all of us.Today, we're excited to introduce Daley Kinsey, a 20-something in California who's hitting her 10th diaver...

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    Sunday Funnies: Getting Real on Resolutions

    Life with Diabetes

    Here are we are, in a new year with all kinds of lofty resolutions in mind... but let's be realistic, shall we? Now we're talking! Thanks to the awesome Brad Slaight, a fellow type 1 in California who is not only a talented illustrator and car...

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    Happy New Year from DiabetesMine!

    Life with Diabetes

    Thank you all for making 2014 great.Our crew is taking today off to enjoy one single diabetes-free day before the New Year gets rolling... well, at least a day without being obligated to write or tweet about it ;)We wish you all a wonderful "slide...

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    Around the Diabetes Blogosphere: Final Roundup of 2014!

    Life with Diabetes

    What a monumental month December has been for all of us -- marking the year's end, celebrating the holidays, and looking ahead to all that's on the horizon. We recently took a big look back at the diabetes news of 2014 ourselves. And now, before w...

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    TV Hacks Another Diabetes Device, This Time with Deadly Consequences

    Life with Diabetes

    I sat down one evening recently to relax and watch a favorite political sci-fi thriller on TV, as I do each week in part to unplug from the diabetes world for a bit. You know, as much as you can when you're connected to diabetes devices all the ti...

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    Ask D'Mine: Resolve to Focus Less on Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Welcome back to our weekly advice column, Ask D'Mine, the final edition of 2014. While we're reflecting on the past year, we'd like to express huge love and appreciation for our column host Wil Dubois, a longtime type 1 himself who's also a profe...

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    Post-Holiday Good Vibes re: Diabetes

    Life with Diabetes

    Hope the holiday hangover is a smooth one so far, especially with New Year's still on the way!With Hanukkah and Christmas 2014 now behind us, we're gearing up for the year's end -- and with that, want to share some of the "Good Vibes" you all sent...

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    Ask D'Mine: A Diabetes Question from Santa Himself

    Life with Diabetes

    Welcome back to our weekly diabetes advice column, Ask D'Mine, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois.The Holidays are here! And we can't believe who's writing in for advice for the second year in a row (!)......

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    Happy Holidays from Our Diabetes Giveaway Givers and Winners

    Life with Diabetes

    As we head into the last minute gift-buying rush for the Holidays, it's a great time to feature our 2014 "Good Vibes" Holiday Giveaway winners -- along with a glimpse at the companies offering great diabetes prizes: Jerry the Bear and ChillMED, ma...

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    Showing Skin for T1D: The Nude Diabetes Advocacy Calendar!

    Advocacy

    It's almost time to start flipping the calendar to a new year, and a new diabetes awareness campaign is going full monty on this!Yep, a group of fellow type 1s in California have created a nude calendar, with each of the 12 months of 2015 featurin...

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    Using 'Diabetic' vs. 'Person with Diabetes' - Does It Matter?

    Life with Diabetes

    Words are such intriguing little creatures.One word can hold all kinds of meaning and connotation for one person that it doesn't for someone else, and I've always been fascinated by the interpretative nature of language. That's a big reason why ...

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    Hanukkah with Diabetes in Israel

    Life with Diabetes

    A very Happy Hanukkah to those who celebrate, beginning at sundown this evening!Yup, the Festival of Lights this year begins at sunset tonight, Dec. 16, and runs through sunset Dec. 23.Quick history lesson: Hanukkah always begins on the eve of the...

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