Columns by Dr. Jen Nash
March 2014: The Effect of Alcohol on Diabetes
Awareness includes knowing when and how to get help
February 2014: Psychological Approaches to Sleeping Well
Environment, behavior, and thoughts keys to improvement
January 2014: Diabetes and Eating Disorders
Find out the signs and causes, and test yourself
April 2013: What Do Your Thoughts Have to Do with Eating and Weight Loss?
Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to change your behavior around food.
November 2012: Why Do We Struggle in Our Relationship with Food?
The biological, psychological, and social factors behind emotional eating.
February 2011:Diabetes and Close Relationships
How to manage both.
January 2011: Diabetes Solutions, Not Resolutions
Stay on track to achieving your goals all year long.
December 2010: Managing Low Moods and Depression
Depression is a common, but often overlooked, problem.
November 2010: Managing Your Diabetes Diagnosis
A diagnosis of diabetes can trigger a grieving for your lost health.
October 2010: No One (Even You!) Lacks Motivation
Learn the secret to staying motivated.
September 2010: Your 'Relationship to Help'
Working with a diabetes counselor for your mental health
July 2010: Diabetes is Tough
Making the most of a life with diabetes
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If you listen closely, you may hear the sound of 25 million Americans with diabetes rejoicing today. In a revolutionary movement, the FDA has given 510(k) approval on Abbott's HbA1C test which is expected to help millions of Americans with Type 1 or 2 diabetes or those at risk. Abbott's ARCHITECT Clinical Chemistry Hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C) test is a dramatic shift in diabetes diagnosis and monitoring. Instead of the HbA1C tests performed at a laboratory and constituted as blood work, the...