Category Archives: Life with Diabetes

The Year In Review: Bay Area Diabetes Summit 2015 Opening Talk by Dr. Saleh Adi

It has truly been an exciting year for the type 1 diabetes community. In the time since Carb DM’s last Bay Area Diabetes Summit, quite a few advancements have been made in the care, treatement and yes, even the cure, … Continue reading

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Last weekend, the Carb DM community was given a real treat: to start off the 2015 Bay Area Diabetes Summit, former American Idol contestant Adam Lasher performed at a special pre-summit party.  Adam performed some of his own music, including … Continue reading

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Connecting, Learning and Thriving at the 2015 Bay Area Diabetes Summit

What a weekend it was for the Bay Area type 1 diabetes community! Over 400 adults and 150 kids gathered at the Palo Alto JCC for the 2015 Bay Area Diabetes Summit. It was truly a day of connecting, learning, … Continue reading

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Vendor Fair List for the Bay Area Diabetes Summit 2015

Yesterday we gave readers a sneak peek at what’s in store for everyone at the Vendor Fair of  our 2015 Bay Area Diabetes Summit (which starts tomorrow!).   To help attendees plan their day, we’re releasing the full list of organizations participating … Continue reading

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Thank You Bay Area Diabetes Summit Sponsors!

The 2015 Bay Area Diabetes Summit is just TWO days away!  Amazingly, we have almost 450 people registered to attend, and we’re looking forward to welcoming each and every one.  A conference with this many people requires lots of planning … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons to attend the Bay Area Diabetes Summit

The Bay Area Diabetes Summit is just FOUR days away! We can’t wait to bring together the local type 1 diabetes community and the top minds in type 1 diabetes research and care for a day of connecting, learning and … Continue reading

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An inside look at Beer & Basals

Out of the 29 million Americans living with diabetes, only 5 to 10 percent of that community (around 3 million) have type 1 diabetes, and the majority of those with type 1 diabetes are adults (85%).  Few in the general … Continue reading

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Adam Lasher to perform at the Bay Area Diabetes Summit Pre-Party!

Musician Adam Lasher exploded onto the American Idol scene with his good looks, killer guitar skills, and soulful voice. This Bay Area native (born and raised in Walnut Creek) has music in his blood: he’s the nephew of guitar legend … Continue reading

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Carb DM program feature: Carbs in the Park

Becoming a parent can be like plunging into the deep end of a very cold pool — it’s a huge shock, it’s only natural to grab onto whatever lifeline you can find. Finding the right baby gear can make the … Continue reading

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Dani’s Diary, Part 2: My Thoughts After 6 Months

This is the second in a two-post series about nine year-old Dani, a fourth grader who was diagnosed six months ago with type 1 diabetes. Dani decided to start a Diabetes Diary and write about what living with type 1 diabetes … Continue reading

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