Gary Scheiner MS, CDE
Gary Scheiner is owner and Clinical Director of Integrated Diabetes Services (www.integrateddiabetes.com), a practice located just outside of Philadelphia specializing in intensive insulin therapy and advanced education for children and adults. He and his staff provide consultations throughout the world via phone and the internet. Gary is a Masters-level exercise physiologist. He has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for 18 years, and was recently named the 2014 Diabetes Educator of the Year. He has had type 1 diabetes for more than 28 years and has written dozens of articles for diabetes trade publications and six books, including the popular "Think Like A Pancreas-A Practical Guide to Managing Diabetes With Insulin". Gary lectures nationally and internationally for people with diabetes as well as professionals in the healthcare industry. In addition to serving on the faculty of Children With Diabetes and the Board of Directors for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Gary volunteers for the American Diabetes Association, Insulindependence, and Setebaid Diabetes Camps.
Cheddar Soup Tangy Oven Roasted Salmon Pork and Pepper Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette Steamed Fish with Ginger Wine Sauce Apple Sunrise Pizza Dough (Gluten Free) Tuna, Mushrooms, and Celery Artichoke and Pasta Salad Jiffy Oatmeal Crunch Walnut Fennel Dip
Many people say that depression is a side effect or complication of diabetes. Without discounting the association of the psychological condition with the physical one, I'm not convinced that our high and/or unstable glucose levels are directly responsible for that change in our mental state. My belief is that the unrelenting need for self-care, for following the sort of care schedules that can drive licensed, professional caregivers crazy, is what overwhelms us...