Evaluating Type 2 Medications – Metformin

Metformin is currently recommended as the first drug of choice for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes (unless there is a contraindication to it) and is generally a safe medication. However, there are a few precautions to take and things to be aware of while on the medication.

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Stem Cells and Type 1 Diabetes: What the Future Has in Store

It is now possible to manufacture insulin-producing cells in a lab, using multiple different techniques developed by a multitude of researchers. What does this mean for people living with type 1 diabetes, or who are insulin dependent?

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Tips for Drivers with Diabetes

Driving with low blood sugar can have dangerous and even fatal consequences. If your blood sugar is extremely low you can develop confusion, inability to concentrate or even loss of consciousness. Severely low blood sugar impairs your ability to think and safely operate a motor vehicle— putting you at an increased risk of getting into a collision.

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Pumpkin Pie Mug Cake

If you’re tired of the same old holiday desserts, step outside the box and into a mug with these individual “cup” cakes. Light, healthy and fun to make, they’re quick and comforting on a chilly night!

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Low Carb, Grain-Free Stuffing

The unique twist to this flavorful stuffing is a grain-free biscuit made with coconut and almond flours. The sage browned butter adds another layer of earthy fall flavor.

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Delicate and Delicious Delicata Squash

Over here at TCOYD we LOVE squash season! Delicata is a delicious winter squash with a mild flavor, making it incredibly versatile with many preparation and seasoning options. The skins are edible, which means they are easy to prep and enjoy.

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A Dose of Dr. E: Planes, Trains & Diabetes

Traveling can be stressful enough without adding diabetes to the mix, but there’s one thing you can do to help make the experience as smooth as possible – plan ahead. Dr. Edelman shares some tips on how to make your travel experience the most worry-free it can be.

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Low Carb Cinnamon Rolls

If you’re looking for something to satisfy a craving for the decadent cinnamon roll, give this low carb option a try, made with a healthy secret ingredient!

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Sugar-Free Moscow Mule

TCOYD’s Diabetic Bartender created this delicious alternative to a sugary Moscow Mule, with only 118 calories and 4g of carbs.

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A Dose of Dr. E: Sweets, Treats, and Ditching Sugar-Free Eats!

The only thing worse than being around a ton of candy at Halloween is being around annoying people who try to tell you that you SHOULDN’T eat all that candy at Halloween. So what’s a person to do? Dr. E has some great advice on how to enjoy the holiday while navigating the deluge of sweets and treats.

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