The Many Hats a Certified Diabetes Educator Wears

Amy Bradshaw RD, CDE explains the many 'hats' she wears in her daily role as a CDE. She is an Educator, a friend, a cheerleader and more. Read here

8 Ways to Escape Holiday Land Mines

Holiday season can be a challenge to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Incorporating the following healthy behaviors can help you navigate through the common land mines, not only during the holidays, but all year long. 

My Experience Helping Fellow Latinos Manage Diabetes

It's essential to understand a person's cultural values when coaching them through lifestyle changes toward diabetes self-management. Carmelita Jimenez RN, BSN, CDE talks about her experiences working with fellow Latinos.

Diabetes Is Not Just About Your Blood Sugar Level

Managing diabetes is about keeping your whole body healthy. Jane Abbey, RN, CDE, gives advice for staying healthy and preventing complications using the AADE7 Self Care Behaviors framework.

The Neuroscience of Behavior Change

Helping patients change behaviors requires an understanding of how the brain forms new habits. Julie Hani, RN, BSN, BA, CDE, explains how the neuroscience of behavior change works. 

Closing Gaps in Care with Clinical Guidance In Between Visits To the Doctor

Aviva Menche, Marketing Manager, Fit4D, explains how Certified Diabetes Educators can help fill gaps in care by supporting patients in between visits to the doctor.

Making Your Diabetes Patients Smile, Literally

Diabetes can increase a patient’s risk of dental disease. Nancy Barton, RN, CDE explains how to help patients get preventative dental care in order to improve health and reduce costly complications.

Highlights from the MM&M 2017 Transforming Healthcare Conference

Check out this video of highlights from the “Influencing Patient-Provider Behavior: Is Digital the Answer” panel at MM&M.

Successfully Leveraging Digital Health and Personalized Support to Deliver Outcomes for Diabetes Patients

Read about how Fit4D and Glooko are partnering to deliver highly personalized, data-driven coaching to patients and care providers.