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Do’s and Don’ts: How to support your loved one with diabetes

We all need the right kind of support to achieve our goals. Here’s a list of do’s and don’ts for all the family, friends, and significant others out there looking for ways to help loved […]
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How do we make diabetes education more accessible?

When Jamie was diagnosed with diabetes in 2008, she wasn’t given much direction. Her primary care doctor wrote her a prescription for Metformin and said ‘see you again in 6 months.’ She went home with […]
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Married Stanford professors dance with diabetes at work and at home

Dr. Korey Hood is a clinical health psychologist and Professor of Pediatrics and of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. He directs NIH- and foundation-funded clinical research to improve the health and quality of […]
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3 Tips for Navigating Diabetes in Marriage

In love and living with diabetes… it can be tough! How much of your diabetes do you want to share with your S.O.? What role should he/she play, if any? My wife and I have […]
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Products We Love: Raw Amour, the Chocolate Truffle for PWDs

Happy February! Throughout the month, we’ll be sharing tips, tricks, feedback and stories about anything and everything related to diabetes and LOVE.  To kick off our blog theme around the month of love, we thought […]
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Dr. Adam Kaufman shares his thoughts on diabetes and technology-enabled behavior change

Dr. Adam Kaufman is CEO of Canary Health. He uses his skills in business, software development, technical operations and healthcare industry economics to develop and implement technology-enabled behavior change and self-care support solutions. I spoke to Dr. Kaufman […]
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What is One Drop | Experts?

Managing diabetes can be hard, lonely work. Unlike other medical conditions where your doctor does much of the work, the daily tasks of managing diabetes fall directly on the person with diabetes. You’ve got to […]
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The Lifespan of a Lancet

How often do you change your lancet? Ask ten people with diabetes how often they change their lancet, and you’ll likely come away with ten different answers. Some people prefer to change their lancets with […]
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One Drop makes logging easy. HealthKit makes it even easier.

One Drop | Mobile empowers us to track blood glucose, food, medications, and activity — all in one place. Medications can be scheduled, glucose readings can be synced, carbs can be scanned via bar codes, and activity can […]
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A Diabetes Educator In Your Pocket

One Drop CDE Rachel Head discusses the benefits to having real-time access to a diabetes educator, and how One Drop provides this essential diabetes support through the Experts Program. Why the need for a diabetes educator? On December 6th, […]
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