Vol. 22, No. 2 Spring Edition 2007
Voice of the Diabetic, published quarterly, is the national magazine of the Diabetes Action Network of the National Federation of the Blind. It is read by those interested in all aspects of diabetes and blindness. We show diabetics that they have options regardless of complications. We know that positive attitudes are contagious.
Send news items, change of address notices, and other magazine correspondence to: Voice of the Diabetic, 1800 Johnson Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21230; phone: (410) 296-7760; e-mail: [email protected]
Find us on the World Wide Web at: www.nfb.org and click on Publications.
Copyright 2006 Diabetes Action Network, National Federation of the Blind. ISSN 1041-8490
Note: The information and advice contained in Voice of the Diabetic are for educational purposes, and are not intended to take the place of personal instruction provided by your physician, or by your health care team. Discuss any changes in your treatment with the appropriate health professionals.
Eileen Rivera Ley
Director of Publishing
Director, Special Projects
Ann S. Williams
Tom Rivera Ley
Voice of the Diabetic is published quarterly by the Diabetes Action Network (DAN) of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB). It is read by over 320,000 diabetics and their care-givers who know that with the right information and support, no diabetic has to feel helpless or hopeless, regardless of medical complications. Voice of the Diabetic is available in print, audio, and e-mail versions and is the only magazine that focuses specifically on making life with diabetic complications a lot less complicated.
Voice of the Diabetic: Educate, Empower, Inspire.
Voice of the Diabetic
1800 Johnson Street
Baltimore, MD 21230; phone: (410) 296-7760
www.nfb.org, click on publications
Note: The information and advice contained in Voice of the Diabetic are for educational purposes, and are not intended to take the place of personal instruction provided by your physician or by your health care team. Discuss any changes in your treatment with the appropriate health professionals.
Copyright 2007 Diabetes Action Network, National Federation of the Blind. ISSN 1041-8490
INSIDE THIS ISSUE
Ed Bryant’s Vision Gave Us Our Voice
by Elizabeth Lunt
Diabetes and Heart Health
by Paula S. Yutzy, RN, BSPA, CDE
Don’t Ignore Erectile Dysfunction: It’s Treatable!
by Ed Bryant
Tackling Trans Fats
by Lynn Baillif, MS, RD, LN, CDE
If Blindness Comes
The Unofficial Guide to Low Vision Services
by Eileen Rivera Ley
Pumps Are Possible Even If You Can’t See Them
by Tom Rivera Ley
Tribute to Ed Bryant
by Gary Wunder, President, NFB Missouri
Healthy Home Cooking
by Healthy Exchanges
COMPLETE ISSUE (Word Document)
Posted: April 2007