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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.
Seltzer Citrus Splash Cranberry Orange Bread Fried Corn Basil and Tomato Dressing Three Kings Colorful Quesadillas Broiled Pineapple Mediterranean Pasta Salad Thyme Roasted Root Vegetables Rock 'm Sock 'm Chili Lime Green Beans
Ten years ago, I sat in my Primary Care Physician's office. I had just been weighed and measured. A nurse had just taken my vitals and my blood pressure had come in a bit higher than usual, which was no wonder because I sat there a nervous wreck. In the year since my last physical, I'd gained another fourteen pounds. I was the heaviest I'd ever been, the scale clocking me in at 228 at 5'3" tall. I honestly couldn't believe it. I knew that I hadn't gotten my eating habits under control in...