About the Author
Also the author of "Emotional Eating with Diabetes," Ginger Vieira has lived with type 1 diabetes and celiac disease since 1999, after diagnosing herself during a 7th grade health fair. Today, Ginger is a certified cognitive coach in wellness and diabetes at Living-in-Progress.com, Editorial Director at DiabetesDaily.com, and freelance writer for publications such as InsulinNation.com and Diabetes Forecast magazine. With 15 records in drug-tested powerlifting, Ginger wrote her first book, "Your Diabetes Science Experiment," after studying exercise physiology and nutrition for her own athletic pursuits as a person with diabetes. Her book is "physiology made simple" that provides the answers to everyday questions about the many challenges that come with day-to-day life in diabetes. She works with people across the country in her coaching business, Living-in-Progress.com, speaks as both a motivational source for other people with diabetes, and as an educational resource for health care professionals. You can find Ginger Vieira on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.