All posts by Nadia Al-Samarrie

Nadia Al-Samarrie, Founder-Editor-in-Chief of Diabetes Health magazine, has selflessly dedicated her career to educating and informing patients and healthcare professionals for over 25 years. As one of the country’s most passionate diabetes advocates, Nadia has worked tirelessly to try and ensure that diabetes patients receive the support and education they need in order to properly manage their diabetes.

Diabetes Health in The News Podcast: Diabetes and Heart Disease Top U.S. Health Care Spending

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A new study examining health care costs found that 20 conditions make up over half of all U.S. health care spending costs. This study covered over …

Diabetes Health In the News Podcast: Important Vote Scheduled in January 2017 for The Affordable Care Act

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When Congress convenes in early January 2017, they will waste no time before attempting to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act. A budget resolution that will …

Diabetes Health In the News Podcast: Uninsured Rate at an All-Time Low

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The CDC has recently released information that the number of people in the U.S. without health insurance has reached a record low. For the first quarter of …

AskNadia: What’s Your Gym Workout Plan for Type 1 Diabetes

Dear Nadia,

I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes three years ago when I was 15. I would like to start going to the gym but am scared of low blood sugar.

Brandon H,

Dear Brandon,

That’s great that you …

AskNadia: Five New Year’s Tips

This article is for all the people who have reached out to me about the holidays’ and the challenges they face during a festive season.

My Reminder to You

It’s tough enough to make it through the holidays without gaining