dLife Expert Columns - Dr. Rubin
Are You Getting the Diabetes Care You Need?
Dr. Rubin discusses ways to keep you and your medical providers on the same page.
Vacationing with Diabetes
Dr. Rubin emphasizes the need to continue monitoring your diabetes during vacations.
Do You Have the Low Blood Sugar Blues?
Recognizing and controlling your blood lows is essential part of successfully managing diabetes.
Do You Have "Psychological Insulin Resistance"?
Get the facts about insulin use before you decide against incorporating it into your lifestyle.
Diabetes and Depression – What’s the Connection?
Understanding link between diabetes and depression key in maintaining emotional health.
Master Weight Loss: Find Your Reason to Lose
Weight loss goals easier to obtain when you make it personal.
Identify and tackle your stressors to keep blood sugar low and diabetes under control.
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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...