Ask Tony and Diane Series: When to Be Firm about Diabetes Management and When to Back Off

Posted by tony on Wed, 11/20/2013 - 16:49 in

Over the next year, diabetes community advocates (and newlyweds) Tony and Diane Cervati are addressing various topics focusing on relationship and family dynamics with diabetes. Tony, founder of the Type1Rider organization, has been living with diabetes for 37 years. Diane, founder of the Blue Heel Society, met Tony shortly after her son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2010.

Check out today’s episode to learn how Tony and Diane handle the delicate issue of knowing when to be firm with family about their diabetes management and when to take a step back and ease up.

If you have a question or topic you’d like Tony and Diane to address, please e-mail

To learn more about the Omnipod insulin pump and try a free Demo, click here.