TGIF, right? And welcome to the second in our new series of "life with diabetes" videos created for us here at the 'Mine and for our sister community DiabeticConnect by filmmaker and D-mom Jenny MacKenzie.

This week's episode is about a family learning to navigate life with type 2 diabetes -- where eating isn't as much fun as it used to be, for one thing.

Episode 2: Kids with Type 2 Diabetes

News nuggets from around the diabetes community

American Diabetes Association Names New CEO
Non-profit leader Kevin L. Hagan named as new chief exec of national diabetes org after six-month search.
FDA Approves New Basal Insulin
Sanofi's Troujeo has 'flatter profile' of action that helps to avoid lows.
Daytona Win for Racecar Driver with Diabetes!
Type 1 driver Ryan Reed wins first NASCAR series race at Daytona on Feb. 21.

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