February 21, 2018

Unveiling NEW Peer Support Resources for You

This blog was written with David Edelman and crossposted AADE

We’re super excited to unveil the new peer support section of the AADE website!

 

Fermented Foods - Do They Really Impact Diabetes?

Hope is interviewed by Diabetes Mine's Amy Tenderich, along with two other CDEs (Certified Diabetes Educators), Toby Smithson and Sarah Picklo on this year's latest "superfood" trend - fermented foods.

January 23, 2018

Diabetes Primetime: Eating Out at Restaurants

I just did a wonderful Facebook Live video interview on eathing out healthfully with Ansley Dalbo, the founder of an innovative education/advocacy resource for people with type 2 diabetes, Diabetes- What To Know.  It was great fun and I think you'll find it very informative too.  Enjoy and let me know what you think.

 

Diabetes educators, patients must collaborate on individualized medical nutrition therapy

Hope wrote this perspectives piece that appears at the end of an article that Alison Evert was quoted in, and based on their program at AADE17:

The “More Is Better” Protein Myth


Hope is interviewed in the article that cuts through the misinformation that people diagnosed with prediabetes or type 2 diabetes too often receive.  Read more ...

August 10, 2017

Making the Grade: Back To School With Diabetes

As a parent or caregiver of a child with diabetes, your back-to-school checklist includes more than a backpack, notebooks and writing tools. You also have to add visits to your child’s healthcare providers, forms to complete, supplies to provide, and connecting with the school personnel to your list.

 
July 26, 2017

Got Diabetes and Want to Try a Low Carb Diet? Here’s How to Make Your Carbs Count!

Low carbAre you in this situation? You, a loved one or good friend, has prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. You’re constantly searching for answers to the all-important question: what and how much to eat. But you’re left scratching your head about whether following a low carb diet is a must.

 
April 19, 2017

7 Need-to-Knows about Sugar Substitutes

splenda_living_blog_sugar_substitutesYou hear and see media headlines galore about how sugar substitutes may impact your health or weight loss efforts, ranging from eyebrow-raising to nerve-calming.

 

A Guide to Healthy Eating in Restaurants

Hope wrote this guest blog for Christel Oerum's TheFitBlog with helpful tips on healthy restaurant eating.  Read here ...

Diabetes Care and Education: The RDs Role in 2017

Today's Dietitian sits down with Hope to, in her role as the 2017 Immediate Past President of the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE), discuss the organization's work, the RD's role in diabetes care, and ways in which dietitians can maximize their effectivenes in delivering diabetes care, education and support.  Read more ...

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