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Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists


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Perspectives on Diabetes Care

Featured Post:

  • Peer Support: The Missing Link?

    Jul 19, 2021
    As medical professionals, we may be experts in certain realms of diabetes, but we may not be best suited to offer the sustained support that is crucial to helping our people with diabetes thrive. Tamara Oser, MD, shares how peer support can be a crucial part of managing diabetes and is associated with positive impacts on clinical and behavioral outcomes.

Previous Posts:

  • Empowering the Marshallese Community in Managing Type 2 Diabetes

    Jan 04, 2021
    New research shows tailoring diabetes education to meet cultural needs can significantly improve blood sugar levels in Marshallese people with type 2 diabetes. Learn more in this guest blog post from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI).
  • COVID-19 Vaccine - A Vaccine of Hope

    Dec 30, 2020
    ADCES member Katherine O’Neal shares why the COVID-19 offers hope for the future and a critical step to ending the pandemic. Learn more about the vaccines and access more COVID-19 vaccine facts in this blog post.
  • Why Get Vaccinated With the COVID-19 Vaccine?

    Dec 30, 2020
    Diabetes care and education specialist Lucille Hughes DNP, MSN/Ed, CDCES, BC-ADM, FADCES shares her reasons for getting the COVID-19 vaccine and the impact it has on her clients, colleagues and family members.


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ADCES Connect is designed to help members learn more about what's going on at the local and state levels, and in the industry. State Coordinating Bodies (CBs), Local Networking Groups (LNGs), and Communities of Interest (COIs) all utilize this community platform to create better member access for peer-to-peer professional development.

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