Archive for the ‘Diabetes Education’ Category

Yes, you can lower your risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Posted on: November 15th, 2017 by carepro

We’ve all heard the advice when it comes to getting and staying at a healthy weight and working to prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Make healthy meals at home, make smart choices at restaurants, and be active 30 minutes a day. But where to start? It’s not easy to do all of this in today’s fast-paced, […]


Help Kids Enjoy Halloween While Managing Diabetes

Posted on: October 27th, 2017 by carepro

Halloween is often a difficult time for families dealing with diabetes. How can you let your child participate in all of the activities without sending his blood-glucose levels soaring? Try these tips. Treats don’t have to be sweets. Encourage neighbors to pass out other goodies for Halloween, such as stickers, small toys, books, etc. Offer […]


On the Road Again: Managing Diabetes While Traveling

Posted on: December 1st, 2014 by CarePro Blogger

Traveling with diabetes can be difficult, but a little planning will ease your mind and make the trip more enjoyable. Before you leave, see your doctor to make sure your numbers are under control. While you’re there, ask your doctor for the following items: A letter that explains what you need to do for your […]


Men: 4 Easy Tips for a Healthier Summer

Posted on: May 30th, 2014 by carepro

Living a healthier lifestyle doesn’t mean that you eat only salad and your house is full of gimmicky workout equipment. A few simple (and manageable) lifestyle upgrades can make a big difference in your health and happiness. Here are 4 easy things you can do to stay healthy this summer: 1. Take care of your […]


Give Wellness Gifts in 2013!

Posted on: November 25th, 2013 by carepro

Looking for a healthier way to celebrate this holiday season? Instead of traditional presents, try giving wellness gifts! Wellness gifts don’t have to cost an arm and a leg. Here are some simple, effective tips for having a healthy holiday. Instead of filling your kids’ stockings with candy, give them juicy apples and oranges with […]


Could You Develop Type II Diabetes?

Posted on: April 19th, 2013 by carepro

Diabetes is a health concern for millions of Americans. According to the American Diabetes Association, 26 million people in the United States are affected by diabetes. Sadly, 7 million of them don’t even know they have the disease. On average, people live with diabetes for 10 years before they are diagnosed. By that time, many […]


To Supersize or Not?

Posted on: January 26th, 2012 by sdavis

CarePro Diabetes Educator Jane Feldmann shares how oversized portions and plate sizes are contributing to American’s obesity and diabetes problems.