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Laughter can be a powerful tool for teaching, stress relief, and even better diabetes control. dLife offers these free, downloadable cartoons for a patient pick-me-up or a unique accompaniment to your lesson plan. Click on the cartoons for a larger view.
About The Artist
Award-winning certified diabetes educator, cartoonist, and former AADE Educator of the Year Theresa Garnero is the author and illustrator of DIABETease, a collection of cartoons to promote diabetes self-management.
Learn more about Theresa and find out how to order her book here.
Smoothie Soup Spinach and Mushroom Turnovers Roasted Butternut Squash with Pecans (Gluten Free) Fig and Pear Bars Tuna-Vegetable Salad Cuban Garlic & Citrus Pork Chops Coconut and Crabmeat Souffle Chocolate-Caramel S'mores Mustard-Crusted Roast Pork Turkey-Waldorf Pita Pocket
I had a bad one last night. A scary low bloodsugar that reminded me just how tenuous diabetes makes my existence. I hate those. I hate the feeling that I'm anything less than a strong, capable woman. Diabetes, like a sledge hammer to the knees, has a way of hobbling the confidence I have in my health, strength and well-being. It is both frustrating and disheartening. It's 2:00 am and a good friend called from their third shift job because they needed someone. Just...