Transcend Warrior Rebecca Brucker

Jul 16 , 2018

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Transcend Warrior Rebecca Brucker

Allen Silkin

This is Rebecca Brucker, who competes in diving, track and field, and volleyball. She is 16 years old and type 1 diabetes does not slow her down at all. Recently, she shaved her head in support of her cousin that has Leukemia.  Omnipod in one a...

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Transcend Warrior Becky Robinson

Jul 16 , 2018

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Transcend Warrior Becky Robinson

Allen Silkin

  Having Transcend Glucose Gel packs handy when I am out hiking and kayaking give me peace of mind and a sense of safety. As a type 1 diabetic, we all know exercise and hot weather conditions can lower your glucose and it’s hard to know when or by...

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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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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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Benefits in Eating Blueberries for Diabetes

Jul 01 , 2017

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Benefits in Eating Blueberries for Diabetes

Allen Silkin

They may be small, but blueberries sure do pack a punch. So much so that the American Diabetes Association names this as a 'diabetes superfood.' Here are some of the key benefits to keeping a steady dose of blueberries in your diet! Proce...

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Yoga for People with Diabetes

May 30 , 2017

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Yoga for People with Diabetes

Allen Silkin

WRITTEN BY: Lauren Bongiorno I was playing Division 1 soccer in college when I first started practicing yoga. I was simply looking for something to help both my mind and my muscles relax a bit from the mental and physical demands the spor...

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