Technology and software related to diabetes and health management are advancing faster than most people can keep up with.
As you have come to realize in this chapter, being an athlete is mostly a state of mind. However, sometimes your performance when you are an athlete with diabetes also depends on overcoming some regimen obstacles and other physical issues.
The human body only has insulin to lower blood glucose but has five hormones that raise it (with some overlap).
Year after year, the U.S. News and World Report, along with other publications, ranks the Mayo Clinic as one of the best hospitals in the United States (see Eisenman, 2014).
Therapeutic recreation has emerged from a dynamic and ever-evolving mix of perspectives, converging schools of thought, borrowed and original theories, and unique interventions and services.