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Perspectives on Diabetes Care

Perspectives on Diabetes Care is the official blog of the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists. It features practical tips, the latest research and viewpoints from leading diabetes care and education specialists on issues facing the diabetes care team and those they serve.
  • Traveling, COVID-19, and Diabetes: Tips for Diabetes Care and Education Specialists to Help People With Diabetes Stay Safe

    By ADCES Perspectives on Diabetes Care | Jul 20, 2020

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    It’s important for people with diabetes to follow the guidance of CDC if planning to travel and to review diabetes sick day protocols in case they do get infected. Staying home is the best way to stay safe and to protect others from getting sick, but if individuals with diabetes decide to travel, there are a few things you can do to help them prepare.

  • Understanding Bias in Your Profession: 3 Things You Can Do to Improve Care

    By ADCES Perspectives on Diabetes Care | Jul 13, 2020

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    Implicit or unconscious bias are thoughts and feelings that often exist outside of conscious awareness, and thus can be difficult to acknowledge and control. These attitudes are often automatically activated and can influence human behavior without conscious volition. To improve care in your practice, here are 3 actions you can take to address bias.

  • Sick Day Management Counseling: 3 Tips for Success

    By ADCES Perspectives on Diabetes Care | Jun 29, 2020

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    As practices have made major changes to their approach to patient visit in light of COVID-19, it’s a good time to review sick day management and counseling tips. Many clinicians are providing the majority of their diabetes care over the phone or using a telehealth platform, and diabetes care and education specialists can use this opportunity to ensure clients are well versed in sick day management.

  • 5 Tips to Improve Medication Access for People With Diabetes During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    By ADCES Perspectives on Diabetes Care | Jun 22, 2020

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    According to CDC, people with diabetes are a high-risk population for COVID19, thus it is important to reduce this population’s risk of exposure to COVID19 and encourage the following of prescribed therapies. Here are five tips ensure people with diabetes have access to all of their medications while eliminating multiple trips to the pharmacy.

  • 4 Action Steps to Being Anti-Racist

    By ADCES Perspectives on Diabetes Care | Jun 11, 2020

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    The ADCES20 Inclusion and Diversity sub-Committee shares why it's important that diabetes care and education specialists be actively anti-racist.

 
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