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Helping people with diabetes live life to the fullest.

Newly diagnosed and don’t know where to turn? Ready to get serious about your diabetes care?

Whether you are newly diagnosed or have been at this for a long time, a diagnosis of diabetes can feel like it has taken over your life. It’s time to live empowered, every day. Find easy-to-understand advice and resources here. We’ll help you get on the right path to living well.

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I’ve spent many years inside exam rooms coaching patients on their diabetes care. I know the road to good health can be challenging and exhausting. I’ve found that managing diabetes takes work and determination, and is sometimes more of an art than a science. Yes, the numbers are important, but so is the path to success.

I am committed to using the most up-to-date knowledge of the disease with a real-life approach to helping you live your healthiest life! You don’t have to be perfect to succeed. Allow me to be a trusted companion on the journey.

– Julie Adkison, PharmD, CDE

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