I’m baaaaacckk… And this video topic is a big one for me. I’ve written a whole lot about how much it irks me that so many patients get sent home with glucose meters and told to take a bunch of tests and record the numbers, without ever being told what to do with that information: How can it be useful for your health? So here’s a brief video explanation in our 4th in the new…Read more »
I joked with the cameraman that it was the best video he ever made about urine tests.
OK, not all the video shorts I taped lately in collaboration with medical supply giant Liberty Medical (yes, the folks with that legendary Wilford Brimley commercial) mentioned the joy of urine tests. Our topics included “what is an insulin pump?,” “intro to pump features,” “new wireless diabetes systems,” “how to use your glucose meter data to improve your…
Greetings, Holiday Merrymakers. Today I have the pleasure of announcing our three GRAND PRIZE WINNERS of the DiabetesMine™ Holiday Survival Sweepstakes.
But first, we’d like thank you one and all for participating! We judges are now compiling some of our favorite tips to showcase in an eBook of “survival nuggets” for the diabetes community. If you’d like to help illustrate this book, you can submit your relevant D-photos at the new Flickr group HERE.
Following on my review of the year in diabetes, I’ve been reflecting on what marked 2008 here at DiabetesMine.com. I realized that 2008 was quite an eventful year over here, both for me personally and news-wise. Here’s a list of some key milestones here at the Mine:
January – I was featured in Newsweek! And we learned that diabetes costs America more than the conflicts in Iraq, Afghanistan and the global war on terrorism combined.…Read more »
Just about 5 shopping days left until Christmas! And Hanukkah? Forget it. It starts this Sunday evening at sundown, so if you’re not shopped up and wrapped up by now, you are in some deep egg nog.
Holiday stress getting to you yet? Great. Share your coping techniques here — your very last chance to enter the DiabetesMine HOLIDAY SURVIVAL SWEEPSTAKES this year.
i.e. this week’s question:
Please post your input as a comment on…Read more »