Rebecca Paciorek

Rebecca Paciorek, Author at New Life Outlook

About Rebecca

Rebecca Paciorek has both type 2 diabetes and asthma. She doesn't "suffer" from them though as she likes to live life to the fullest.

Her degree is in Communications from Miami University and she owns a digital media agency, Blue Dot Digital Communications. Rebecca, her husband and their teenage son are “foster failures” of a shelter dog named Lucy.

Rebecca enjoys reading, travel, outdoor events, movies and hanging out with friends and family.

Rebecca's Work

Coconut Oil and Diabetes

Should Diabetics Add Coconut Oil to Their Diet?

Recent studies on coconut oil have shown that it may help regulate blood sugar levels. Here's what else you need to know about coconut oil and diabetes.
by Rebecca Paciorek on January 3, 2019
Holidays With Diabetes

12 Holiday Survival Tips for Diabetics

Surviving the holidays with diabetes may seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are 12 tips for managing diabetes during the holidays.
by Rebecca Paciorek on December 19, 2018
honey and diabetes

Is Honey a Good Sugar Substitute for Diabetics?

There has been a hot debate over the years as to whether honey is a food safe for diabetics to consume. Learn how honey and diabetes interact together.
by Rebecca Paciorek on October 9, 2018

Can Prediabetes Turn Into Type 2 Diabetes?

If you have been diagnosed with prediabetes, you may be wondering if you're at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Learn more about what prediabetes is.
by Rebecca Paciorek on September 18, 2018

12 Diabetic-Friendly Summer Activities Everyone Can Enjoy

Summer’s here, and it’s a glorious time to get outside and have a little fun. Here are 12 summer activities for diabetics,
by Rebecca Paciorek on July 5, 2018

Six Strategies for Coping With Diabetes Foot Pain

"Socks make me crazy, I hate wearing shoes, and don’t get me started on trying to sleep!" Rebecca shares her experience with diabetes foot pain.
by Rebecca Paciorek on June 28, 2018
Wine is being poured into a glass

Wine and Diabetes: Is a Drink Now and Then Okay?

If you enjoy a glass of wine every once in awhile, there is some information you should know about both wine and diabetes.
by Rebecca Paciorek on March 6, 2018
Hands comforting each other

How Does Diabetes Affect You Emotionally?

Knowing the emotional impact of diabetes is essential to staying healthy. Learning how to cope with diabetes and emotions is the first step.
by Rebecca Paciorek on February 14, 2018
Family holiday dinner

9 Tips for Surviving and Enjoying The Holidays With Diabetes

Diabetes and the holidays – it’s all about preparation. The holiday season can be rough, but Rebecca has some tips to share on how to make it through.
by Rebecca Paciorek on December 7, 2017
Diabetic testing supplies

Diabetes, Blood Sugars and You: Why You Should Be Testing More Often

Monitoring and testing blood sugars daily is an essential part of managing diabetes. By keeping a daily log, doctors can assess your treatment and progress.
by Rebecca Paciorek on November 1, 2017