As much as we enjoy the holidays, shopping for them can be anything but enjoyable. We created this list of gift ideas for diabetics to help erase some of that stress and put the joy back in the season.
People with diabetes are at risk of impaired circulation and nerve damage to their feet, so a good pair of shoes is essential. These sneakers from Orthofeet have a wide toe box, soft uppers with a smooth interior lining, and more enhancements to provide maximum support and comfort.
Just like shoes, socks are also important for maintaining healthy feet. These socks from Falari are loose-fitting and have a non-binding top. They come in six different colors: white, black, brown, navy, khaki, and grey.
Check the price and availability for these socks on Amazon!
Are you looking for a good stocking stuffer? Dry skin is common for people with diabetes, in part due to elevated blood sugar levels that can leave skin dehydrated. Created from the pawpaw fruit, Dr. Pawpaw Multi-Purpose Balm can help soothe dry lips, relieve sunburn, and heal other skin irritations.
“Not Dead Yet: My Race Against Disease: From Diagnosis to Dominance,” by Phil Southerland and John Hanc
Phil Southerland shares the story of how he turned his type 1 diagnosis and passion for cycling into a platform for diabetes awareness in “Not Dead Yet.”
Designed to accommodate your sleeping style, these cooling pillows from Beckham Luxury Lines will shape to your favorite position. They are also machine washable and dryer safe, making cleaning them simple.
This ergonomically designed massage gun is easy to use and has ten interchangeable massage heads to target different muscle groups. It’s also quiet, so using it won’t disturb others around you.
Check the price and availability of the ZonGym Massage Gun on Amazon!
This vegetable chopper allows you to julienne, chop, and slice vegetables without making a huge mess. It can also be fully disassembled and washed on the top shelf of the dishwasher.
Meal Plan from Sunbasket
Is someone you love short on time but trying to eat better? Prep time for meals from Sunbasket is as little as three minutes, and the diabetes-friendly menu features meals approved by the American Diabetes Association.
Check the prices and meal plans from Sunbasket!
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