Living with Diabetes



"I encourage patients every day to believe that they can live a healthy and happy life even if they’ve been diagnosed with diabetes; at the Diabetes Research Institute we help provide the tools to accomplish this."

Jacqueline Colon, RD, LD, has 10 years of experience in lifestyle and health counseling with three years of experience focused on diabetes-related nutrition counseling. She is dedicated to improving health outcomes for persons with diabetes and those in need of weight management through her expertise as a nutritionist and as a lifestyle/health coach.




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A Guide for School Personnel and Child Care Providers

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