Transcend Warrior -- Kendra Cheda

Aug 15 , 2018

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Transcend Warrior -- Kendra Cheda

Allen Silkin

Being diagnosed at 21 years of age was a difficult transition! I was a Junior in college and I was Majoring in nursing! After spending a week in the hospital a nurse asked me “Will you be continuing with Nursing school or are you just going to go...

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Transcend Warrior -- Gayle Easton

Jun 05 , 2018

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Transcend Warrior -- Gayle Easton

Allen Silkin

In 1959, I was 8 years old and became ill. For several months, I continued to get sicker and sicker and they didn’t know what was wrong. Finally, they discovered it was diabetes. At that time, diabetes was not well known or well managed and my lif...

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The Perfect 4th of July BBQ

Jul 01 , 2017

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The Perfect 4th of July BBQ

Allen Silkin

Plan the perfect 4th of July BBQ when you have diabetes, with everything from tasty snacks to tantalizing desserts. BBQ Options for Diabetes Many of the 4th of July food options at traditional barbecues are not particularly diabetes-friend...

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Crepe Cake with Plums

Jul 01 , 2017

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Crepe Cake with Plums

Allen Silkin

Whipped cream and fresh plums are layered between flaky crepes for a diabetic-friendly dessert! Makes: 16 servings Serving Size: 1 wedge each Carb Grams Per Serving: 21 Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds ripe, yet firm, red plums...

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Diabetic Friendly Pecan Pie

Jul 01 , 2017

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Diabetic Friendly Pecan Pie

Allen Silkin

The recipe you've been searching for years for is finally here! Makes one 9" pie Ingredients 1cup light brown sugar (or Splenda substitute) 1/4cup white sugar (or Splenda) 1/2cup butter, melted 1tablespoon all-purpose flour ...

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This is What Happens When You’re a Couch Potato

Jul 01 , 2017

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This is What Happens When You’re a Couch Potato

Allen Silkin

Whether you’re a couch potato for one or six hours on any given day it still affects you. We all have periods where we become a couch potato for a while but for some of us, those periods are far too often and last a bit too long, and new resea...

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