As we move into December (food-fest season), we're continuing our weekly "life with diabetes" video series straight from Sugar Babies film creator Jenny MacKenzie.

This week's snippet looks at one family's struggle to give up sugary treats and eat healthier in order to combat type 2 diabetes.

Episode 9: Speed Bumps, Not Road Blocks

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.
Snail Uses Insulin to Poison Fish
New study shows these slow-moving creatures use toxic form of insulin to capture prey.
A New Square Patch Insulin Pump
TouchéMedical's new Bluetooth-enabled patch pump is supposedly the world's smallest and cheapest.

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What do you think? Any white bread fans out there who've struggled in particular? Any personal experiences on changing food habits that you might like to share?

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