Educator Resource & Community Center
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.
Pancakes with Sautéed Pears Raisin-Cinnamon Rolls Apple and Onion Soup Super Cheesy Chicken Corn and Bean Salsa Sauteed Okra and Tomatoes BLT Pasta Salad Lima Bean Gazpacho Corn Pudding made with Splenda Hot or Cold Tomato Cocktail
Under New Jersey's sanitation laws, syringe needles (sharps) need to be treated as hazardous biological waste. Lancets, like the straight pins and needles we use for garment sewing, do not. Still, the potential for secondary damage (to bathroom attendants, cleaning personnel, and sanitation workers) from these small sharps is non-neglible. While there's no "prick-safe" method of disposing of the needles I break sewing an average costume, standard lancets...