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TCOYD changes the lives of individuals with type 1 and type 2 diabetes through empowering online and in-person education. Get the information you need to live your absolute best life with diabetes.

2019 TCOYD EVENTS

The TCOYD Conference & Health Fair

(For people with diabetes & those who care.)

TCOYD’s day long conference and health fair is THE EVENT when it comes to diabetes education. INSPIRING speakers, MOTIVATING workshops, EMPOWERING educational lectures, hands-on activities and HUMOR! Bonus points for our interactive health fair brimming with lively exhibitors showcasing the latest in diabetes care and management. A great tasting lunch and the opportunity to connect and make some new friends who totally get you.

You’ll walk away feeling lighter, brighter and glad you spent your day with TCOYD.

Feb. 9, 2019

Bellevue, WA

Meydenbauer Center

March 30, 2019

Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara Convention Center

April 27, 2019

Honolulu, HI

Hawaii Convention Center

May 11, 2019

Raleigh, NC

Raleigh Convention Center

June 22, 2019

Albany, NY

The Albany Capital Center

September 7, 2019

Missoula, MT

Missoula Hilton Garden Inn

October 12, 2019

San Diego, CA

San Diego Convention Center

November 2, 2019

Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Convention Center

Spotlight Series

(For people with diabetes & those who care)

Our Wednesday evening Spotlight Series in San Diego is full of fabulous speakers and motivating topics to keep you UPBEAT and leaving pretty darn confident about managing your diabetes or helping someone you care about. Just $5 at the door, and we even thrown in some light refreshments! You’ll LEARN. You’ll LAUGH. And we promise you’ll leave feeling satisfied.

Jan. 23, 2019

START YOUR YEAR OFF RIGHT!

Schaetzel Center at Scripps Memorial

March 20, 2019

SOLE TO SOUL

Schaetzel Center at Scripps Memorial

May 15, 2019

TYPE 1 NIGHT

Schaetzel Center at Scripps Memorial

July 17, 2019

DOCTOR VISITS AND HOSPITALIZATION

Schaetzel Center at Scripps Memorial

Nov. 20, 2019

SURVIVING THE HOLIDAYS WITH DIABETES

Schaetzel Center at Scripps Memorial

ONE: The Ultimate Conference & Retreat for Adults with Type 1 | August 16-18, 2019

Join TCOYD Founder & Director Dr. Steve Edelman and his first-class team of type 1 docs and diabetes specialists for a TRANSFORMATIVE WEEKEND. We throw out the sterile, grey, clinical setting and place your learning experience IN PARADISE. What to expect: Inspiring speakers, empowering educational lectures, motivating workshops, one-on-one sessions with the pros, an interactive innovative health fair, sponsored nightlight parties, delicious nutritious meals. Bask in San Diego weather, palm trees, water slides, and nightly firework-filled skies. CHANGE THE WAY YOU LIVE WITH TYPE 1.

August 16-18, 2019

ONE!

Paradise Point Resort & Spa | San Diego, CA

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TCOYD ONLINE WORKSHOP: BASAL INSULIN & TYPE 2

WHAT THE HECK IS BASAL INSULIN?

Learn why understanding your basal insulin levels is important and how it can lead to you controlling your diabetes a whole lot better.

FIND YOUR BASAL INSULIN SWEET SPOT

Once you and your doc make the decision to begin basal insulin therapy, your next step, and probably the most important one is to determine the right dose. 

WHAT THE HECK IS BASAL INSULIN?

Learn why understanding your basal insulin levels are important and how it can lead to you controlling your diabetes a whole lot better.

FIND YOUR BASAL INSULIN SWEET SPOT

Once you and your doc make the decision to begin basal insulin therapy, your next step, and probably the most important one is to determine the right dose. 

YOUR DIABETES TREATMENT MAY CHANGE OVER TIME...AND THAT'S A-OKAY

During your lifetime your diabetes is going to change and progress, and that’s extremely normal. With that being said the way you treat your diabetes should change and progress as well. Think of it kind of like updating your wardrobe, you don’t want to be the only kid on the block with last season’s shoes, right?

The Taking Control Of Your Diabetes Book, 5th Edition

The most comprehensive book for people with diabetes and their loved ones. With practical information & advice, author Steven Edelman, MD, arms you with the knowledge you need to more effectively manage your diabetes AND feel a little lighter and brighter in the process.

THE BOOK

Taking Control Of Your Diabetes, 5th Edition

The most comprehensive book for people with diabetes and their loved ones. With practical information & advice, author Steven Edelman, MD, arms you with the knowledge you need to more effectively manage your diabetes AND feel a little lighter and brighter in the process.

HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING RIGHT NOW FOR TYPE 1s

Dr. Jeremy Pettus, also a type 1, gives you a comprehensive overview on his personal experience with LOOP, a DIY Artificial Pancreas system! Complicated yet fascinating. Check it out!

Thinking about switching to the MiniMed 670G from Medtronic? Check out this detailed product review from Gary Scheiner, MS, CDE. Gary covers all the pros and cons of this new insulin pump glucose sensor combo device.

Learn a bit more about basal. Do you know what the two newest basal insulins are? Watch the video above and get a great dose of info on basal and why it’s important.

HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING RIGHT NOW FOR TYPE 2s

It’s time to face the facts people, living with diabetes can be VERY overwhelming and that’s nothing new to all of you out there living day in and day out with type 1 and type 2. Right? RIGHT!

Are “sick-day rules” different for people with type 1 than type 2? Should you give yourself more or less insulin if you’re sick? What if you can’t hold anything down? Get all your “sick-day” questions answered now.

Anyone who has tried to lose weight understands what a challenge it can be. Here are a few strategies from specialist Dr. Aaron Morse to keep in mind if you are working toward that goal.

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LEARN LIVE & ONLINE

A life-changing conference experience for type 1s, type 2s, and those who care

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From tips to tricks, it’s the easiest, quickest and THE MOST ENTERTAINING way to learn a little something about diabetes from Dr. Edelman.

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Diabetes workshops that will keep you upbeat and pretty darn confident

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An extensive & searchable video resource library covering diabetes basics and beyond.

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