A diabetes holiday wish list

Now that the holiday season is here, kids and grownups alike have started working on their wish lists. Many people’s wishes came true earlier this year when the FDA gave its approval for Medtronic’s Minimed 670G, the world’s first hybrid closed loop system. Testers of the system love how it makes managing those nighttime lows … Continued

Making Connections and Building Community, One Person at a Time

Throughout the month of November, we’ve been featuring Carb DM community members sharing how Carb DM has made a difference in their lives. The final post in this series features Carb DM founder and executive director Tamar Sofer Geri. At Carb DM’s 5th anniversary celebration, Tamar shared some of Carb DM’s successes. She also thanked supporters … Continued

Celebrating community at the Carb DM Ice Skating Party

Today, November 29, is Giving Tuesday! It’s the start of the holiday giving season and the most generous day of the year. We hope you’ll join us and celebrate Giving Tuesday with a donation to Carb DM. Your donation will help us grow the community that supports the type 1 diabetes community, one person at a time. … Continued

Diabetes, art… and Carb DM: Shiraz

To celebrate Carb DM’s 5th anniversary, throughout November we’ll be featuring Carb DM community members sharing how Carb DM has made a difference in their lives. Help Carb DM continue to help others and kick off the holiday giving season by making a donation on or before Giving Tuesday, November 29. Shiraz Harel is a … Continued

Ways teens can give back to the T1D Community

Happy Thanksgiving! We are Carb DM are thankful for our wonderful community of friends, partners and supporters who help us reach out, one person at a time, to build our support network and make sure that no one with type 1 diabetes is left to go at it alone I love that Thanksgiving kicks of … Continued

What Carb DM has done for me: Jen

To celebrate Carb DM’s 5th anniversary, throughout November we’ll be featuring Carb DM community members sharing how Carb DM has made a difference in their lives. Help Carb DM continue to help others and kick off the holiday giving season by making a donation on or before Giving Tuesday, November 29. Jennifer North is a … Continued

Ready? Set! Reset!

After completing her degree at the California Culinary Academy in San Francisco and raising two children, Bonnie Carlson, reignited her passion for healthy cooking when her pre-teen daughter was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. The result: The Reset Factor Kitchen by Dr. Mindy Pelz and Bonnie Carlson, a new way of looking at what we put … Continued

What Carb DM has done for me: Roseanne

To celebrate Carb DM’s 5th anniversary, throughout November we’ll be featuring Carb DM community members sharing how Carb DM has made a difference in their lives. Help Carb DM continue to help others and kick off the holiday giving season by making a donation on or before Giving Tuesday, November 29. Roseanne Rogers is an … Continued

This week on Twitter: Top 10 World Diabetes Day tweets

It’s 11:00PM Pacific Time on World Diabetes Day, and the diabetes community (including Carb DM) has spent all day raising awareness. The hashtag #WorldDiabetesDay trended on Twitter throughout the day, with millions of tweets reminding each other to wear blue, to get tested for diabetes, to help fund research, to clear misconceptions, and to commemorate … Continued

What has Carb DM done for you?

November is a special month for Carb DM. Not only is it Diabetes Awareness Month, it is also the month that we celebrate our anniversary as an organization. This year Carb DM is celebrating its 5th Anniversary — that’s five years we’ve spent making connections and building a community, one person at a time! A … Continued