Living With Diabetes cubit

In response to an open request I have created these forums so that we can learn about diabetes and how to manage it for a healthier, happier and productive life. Come on in, post recipes, articles, enter discussions, and provide health tips and news. Be sure to visit RECIPES FOR OUR DIABETIC YOUTH ~ http://cubits.org/Diabetes/forums/view/recipesforourdiabeti/

There are 6 forums in this cubit:
Forum Who Last Post
WELCOME TO LIVING WITH DIABETES
taters55 Nov 21, 2012 8:04 AM
NEWS UPDATE
LaVonne Dec 17, 2012 12:11 AM
FACTS ON DIABETES
herbie43 Nov 24, 2011 6:46 AM
DIABETES Questions, Answers and Information
LaVonne Jan 2, 2013 2:29 AM
RECIPES FOR A HEALTHIER ME
taters55 Jan 18, 2013 9:49 AM
RECIPES FOR OUR DIABETIC YOUTH
LaVonne Sep 2, 2011 11:10 AM

Recent Threads:
New? Subject Area Date of last post
No Chicken Breast with Speghetti Squash RECIPES FOR A HEALTHIER ME forum Jan 18, 2013 9:49 AM
No merry christmas to all DIABETES Questions, Answers and Information forum Jan 2, 2013 2:29 AM
No Diabetes Q & A Dec. 27, 2012 DIABETES Questions, Answers and Information forum Dec 27, 2012 1:46 AM
No Beef and Bean Chile Verde, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Dec 21, 2012 11:18 PM
No Splenda® Holiday Cranberry Relish, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Dec 17, 2012 12:27 AM
No Splenda® Gingerbread Cake, LaVonna Diabetic Recipes database Dec 17, 2012 12:20 AM
No More new recipes ~ check them out! NEWS UPDATE forum Dec 17, 2012 12:11 AM
No Creole Beef Steak, LaVonna Diabetic Recipes database Dec 16, 2012 11:54 PM
No Herbes de Provence, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Dec 16, 2012 11:37 PM
No Southern French-Style Herb-Roasted Turkey, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Dec 16, 2012 11:26 PM
No Chili Lime Shrimp, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Dec 16, 2012 10:43 PM
No Spanish Style Dates With Bacon, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Dec 16, 2012 10:28 PM
No Berry Cheesecake Bars, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Nov 23, 2012 10:39 PM
No Shredded Turkey and Pinto Bean Burritos, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Nov 23, 2012 6:43 AM
No Good advice. Article: What Can I Eat? Mix-and-Match Salad Nov 22, 2012 10:33 PM
No The Ultimate Pumpkin Pie, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Nov 21, 2012 6:12 PM
No Cranberry-Honey Spice Pinwheel Cookies, LaVonne Diabetic Recipes database Nov 21, 2012 11:24 AM

Articles:
Image Fighting For Our Kids
By Dorothy Mitchell on June 4, 2012

Making sure children with diabetes are safe at school. By Karen Hargrave-Nykaza http://www.dlife.com/diabetes/lifestyle/diabetes-children/karen_hargrave/children_with_diabetes

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Image What Can I Eat? Mix-and-Match Salad
By Dorothy Mitchell on September 1, 2011

This article is from dLife and gives us information on vegetables and salads to enhance our healthy diet experience.

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Image DIABETES AND OUR CHILDREN
By Dorothy Mitchell on August 20, 2011

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and is a major cause of disability. The most common heart disease in the United States is coronary heart disease, which often appears as a heart attack. "You might ask WHAT DOES THIS HAVE TO DO WITH DIABETES?" read on

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In this cubit and its forums we will address the subject of Diabetes and how we can help ourselves, our children and other family members who must live with this condition every day. Join us and become knowledgable.

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According to the CDC Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases in children and adolescents; about 151,000 people below the age of 20 years have diabetes. When diabetes strikes during childhood, it is routinely assumed to be type 1, or juvenile-onset diabetes. However, in the last 2 decades, type 2 diabetes (formerly known as adult-onset diabetes) has been reported among U.S. children and adolescents with increasing frequency.