Managing Finances as a Couple must be a team effort. But to avoid misunderstandings and conflicts, it is best to have some goals in mind and always prioritize communication. Among the keys to a more stable relationship, learning how to manage finances together is one of the most important. Couples who choose to avoid talking about finances and financial preparedness can often experience more frustrations and setbacks in the long run.
“My mother once told me; never let diabetes define you. I listened to her and adapted that ideology to my life." Mentioned Ryan Martinez, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of 18. Ryan, a mechanical engineer, let us know that, at first, it was difficult living with diabetes, but thanks to the support of his family, he has learned to overcome this situation. Many people have told me, 'It is terrible that you got sick, but I can honestly tell you, diabetes has been one of the best things that have happened to me because my habits have completely changed, besides that, I can enjoy my life like any other person."
Diabetes is a disease characterized by high levels of sugar in the blood because the pancreas does not produce the necessary amount of insulin, or if the body produces it, it is not able to use it. Continuous monitoring, healthy eating, and regular visits to the doctor are essential to keep blood sugar levels under control and avoid any setbacks. (more…)