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Diabetes LinkDiabetes Link is a Web site dedicated to helping people with diabetes gather information, learn important facts and enjoy healthy lifestyles.

Whether you’re here to see what your favorite diabetes bloggers are talking about, get a better idea of what your numbers mean, or look into the progress toward a cure, you’ve come to the right place.

After all, Diabetes Link is about experiencing what’s possible. It’s about you – and it’s about time.

Thanks for dropping by.

The Accu-Chek Team

Summer Isn't Over Yet

We've been hearing people say,"September is the new January." And it's true—as summer comes to a close and the kids get back to school, people seem to have a change in perspective. We're no longer floating down a lazy river. Instead, it's time to plug back in and get motivated.

Before the leaves start to change and you pull the jackets out of storage, here are a few things you can do to enjoy the last days of summer while looking forward to fall.

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Your Personal Pep Rally

"Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can."
~Arthur Ashe

We can relate—lazy summer days are perfect for letting things slide. But as we look toward fall, it's a great time to review and remotivate. Here's how to rally around yourself and your self-care right now!

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“For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ever see someone alone and smiling and wonder what they were so happy about? Even if you weren't born with a naturally sunny disposition, you can cultivate a cheerful demeanor, too. Here's how.

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Make a Splash this Summer

Make A Splash This Summer"Laughter sparkles like a splash of water in sunlight." ― Joseph Lelyveld

This July, make a splash (literally and figuratively) on those around you by embracing everything about summer with zeal. 

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Stir Things Up

Stir Things Up"Life is what happens while you're busy making other plans." ― Allen Saunders

What is it you dream of doing? That may be an easy question. But here's a harder one—when do you plan to do it? Remember, someday is not a day of the week. This month, let's stir things up a bit—by tapping into what's stirring deep inside you.

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Accuracy or Savings—What Should Insurers Value More?

Managing Your Numbers Accuracy or Savings What Should Insurers Value More?There have been huge strides in health coverage for people with diabetes, as well as one big change that can put your self-care at risk. Understand how this government initiative can affect access to quality diabetes supplies, and make your voice heard.

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Find a Place for Grace in Your Life

Find A Place For Grace In Your Life"Barn's burnt down...now I can see the moon." ― Masahide

It's not easy to live without regret—wondering where the road you didn't choose might have led. Or wishing you hadn't eaten that entire sleeve of Girl Scout cookies. Grace is an interesting word—meaning both elegance and forgiveness. Somewhere in the middle is just finding the beauty in any moment.

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