Alan Shanley Bio
Alan Shanley was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2002. He is a retired engineer who lives in a little seaside village in Australia, but wanders the world whenever he can. He spends his mornings reading and writing about diabetes and travel, and has been active on a number of diabetes forums for several years, including the ADA forum. He also writes on his blog Type 2 Diabetes - A Personal Journey and his travel blog Born Under a Wandering Star.
Diabetes Diet Wars
Finding a diet that works for your diabetes life is half the battle.
Miracles and Wonders
Marvelling at the tools available for people with type 2 diabetes.
G'day To Diabetes
Some turning points we only see in hindsight. Others impact instantly.
dLife's Daily Living columnists are not all medical experts, but everyday people living with diabetes and sharing their personal experiences. While their method of diabetes management may work for them, everyone is different. Please consult with your diabetes care team to find out what will work best for you.
Peanut Butter and Banana Chocolate Muffins Sausage and Veggie Borscht Orange Sweet Rolls Chicken, Vegetable, and Herb Medley Spicy Cheddar Dip Blueberry Crumb Muffins (Gluten Free) Blackened Catfish Tossed Greens with Rice Noodles and Vegetables Sirloin Steak with Adobo Gravy Rhubarb Crisp with Pine Nut Streusel Topping
I'm always amazed when I hear how much time quarterback Peyton Manning puts in at practice. More than 15 seasons playing NFL football at the highest level and he still finds areas in his game that require fixing. It's been 10 years for us in the game of type 1 diabetes and I still have so much to learn. Not to compare my diabetes management success to Peyton Manning's football success. If anything, I'm more like Peyton's brother, Eli. I...