Helping people with diabetes live life to the fullest.

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

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.

Learn About the Community

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

Check out my latest resources, tips and tricks for managing your diabetes.

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Diabetes Medications After Metformin: And the Winner Is

Most people with type 2 diabetes will most likely have been prescribed metformin at some point.  There are few places in medicine where everyone agrees on step 1, but metformin breaks the rules here and [...]

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Preventing Diabetes Complications Through Wellness Exams

If you’ve lived with diabetes for very long, you know that once a year you’ll have a comprehensive medical exam to get a big picture view of your health and stay on top of preventing [...]

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Key Facts about Basaglar: a less expensive long-acting insulin

If you’ve been using a long-acting insulin like Lantus, you might have heard about a friendly competitor called Basaglar which is coming soon to pharmacies.  Basaglar is insulin glargine known as a biosimilar (also called [...]