Diabetes Forecast

Gifts for the Giving Season

By Tracey Neithercott ,

Photography by Jessica Dean; illustrations by Haleigh Eason

Not sure how you can broach the topic of diabetes with friends and coworkers? Wear I Heart Guts’ Pancreas Lapel Pin (above). The conversation starter will get you gabbing about the pancreas and why a diabetes cure is so important. $4, iheartguts.com

Give your favorite bookworm proof that people with diabetes can lead full and exciting lives with The Insulin Express: One Backpack, Five Continents, and the Diabetes Diagnosis That Changed Everything (above) by Oren Liebermann (Skyhorse Publishing, 2017). $22.49, shopdiabtes.org

We love the simple message on this minimalistic tote (above)—perfect for carrying workout gear, groceries, even diabetes supply cases. $20, society6.com/casualtygirl

The delicate design of Thought Blossoms’ Suspended Double Disk Medical Alert Necklace (above) is a beautiful way to wear alert jewelry. $49, etsy.com/shop/thoughtblossoms

Delight your favorite  cook with a veggie apron (above) packaged in a glass jar. All proceeds from this and other Gift of Hope purchases go to the American Diabetes Association’s research and advocacy efforts. $27.99, shopdiabetes.org

This shirt (above) from The Betes Bros serves up laughs with a side of snark. $25, the-betes-bros-foundation.myshopify.com



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