Happy Friday! Once again, it's time for a "life with diabetes" video short from filmmaker Jenny MacKenzie, who created the educational D-documentary film Sugar Babies. In this week's clip, we meet a family in which both a father and daughter are struggling with type 2 diabetes -- so the whole family's working on improving what they eat and getting more exercise.

Since making some lifestyle changes, the family is asking themselves a very basic question: Is It Worth It?

Episode 13: Healthier Eating, Exercising More


Does YOUR whole family get involved in shooting for healthier habits? What do you think about what this family is doing to make changes in their lives?

News nuggets from around the diabetes community

NEWSFLASH: FDA Clears Dexcom Share Direct
Dexcom gets regulatory approval of its 'on-the-go' mobile apps for CGM data-sharing.
State of the Union: It's Time to Cure Diabetes
President launching new precision medicine initiative to better treat, cure diseases like diabetes.
'Robotic Pancreas' Appears On American Idol
Carlos Santana's nephew Adam Lasher shows off Dexcom G4 during live performance.

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