Karen's Diabetes Blog

Posted: September 16, 2011

My kidney tests are high, what can I do about this?

A common diabetes kidney test is called ACR, short for Albumin Creatinine Ratio. If this is higher than …

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Posted: September 15, 2011

How many slices of bread can I eat a day?

Bread is just one source of carbohydrate… However, there are some general rules that I apply, based on the usual portion of starchy carbohydrate that I recommend in a meal…

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Posted: September 13, 2011

How do I exercise when my joints are sore?

Nordic walking sticks, bicycles, swimming and Tai Chi are some options to allow you to be active in …

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Posted: September 12, 2011

Blogs and diabetes

Writing my first blog and learning about social networking has been a scary experience for me. Just a few short weeks ago, I didn’t know anything about blogs…When you were first diagnosed and started learning about diabetes, did you experience this same feeling of being lost and a bit scared?…Diabetes is the same, it’s a journey of learning and small changes…

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Posted: September 1, 2011

Canadian Author Releases Second Publication to Address Diabetes

“Diabetes can best be described as a deadly, silent tsunami just waiting to crash on our shores,” said …

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Posted: July 27, 2011

American Association of Diabetes Educators Conference in Las Vegas

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Thank you to those who visited my booth at the American Association of Diabetes Educators conference in Las Vegas August 3-5, 2011. Read more about the conference and my upcoming podcast recorded in Las Vegas.

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