Dr. Riddell and his former PhD student, Dr. Dessi Zaharieva, recently published an article titled Glucose Control During Physical Activity and Exercise Using Closed Loop Technology in Adults and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes. The article provides strategies and guidance for safe exercise and type 1 diabetes management while using automated insulin delivery. Closed loop […]
Dr. Riddell was recently a guest on the Finding Genius Podcast with Richard Jacobs! On the podcast, Dr. Riddell discussed: How an emerging technology could sense when the body is initiating increased activity or exercise, and respond accordingly to keep insulin at the appropriate level Why eating a large carbohydrate-rich meal prior to exercise has […]
Two research articles have recently been published involving Team Novo Nordisk Professional Cyclists with type 1 diabetes. One of the articles investigated factors related to glycemic management among members of the professional cycling team with type 1 diabetes over a 7-day Union Cycliste Internationale World Tour stage race. The study determined that the professional cyclists […]
This article is also available on the Diabetes Canada website.
Frontiers has a call for research papers on physical activity and type 1 diabetes. They are looking for original research articles and review articles on, but not limited to, the following topics: Benefits of exercise and physical activity; Insulin action and physical activity; Effects of activity type and timing on glycemic balance; Management of food […]
The new, improved ExCarbs has launched! ExCarbs is a resource designed to help individuals with diabetes determine their insulin needs during exercise to exercise safely. Explore the site HERE.
On World Diabetes Day, Dr. Riddell answered questions on type 1 diabetes and exercise through Facebook Live on the JDRF Facebook page. We want to say thank you to everyone who watched the event live and asked questions on World Diabetes Day, and to everyone who has watched it since that day. We have shared some […]
Dr. Riddell was recently featured on the Diabetes Canada Podcast. He discusses the importance of exercise for those with diabetes and his work to determine how best to manage blood sugars with physical fitness. You can listen to the podcast HERE.
Join us on World Diabetes Day (November 14) for a Facebook Live event with Dr. Riddell! He will be answering all your questions on type 1 diabetes and exercise.
Dessi Zaharieva and Dr. Riddell recently published a review article on insulin management strategies for exercise in individuals with diabetes. If you are interested in reading the article, you can view it HERE.