Anna's blogs address anxiety, depression, and eating disordered behaviors associated with diabetes. Read My Bio

Anna is committed to addressing the emotional implications and familial influences of diabetes. She has lived with type 1 diabetes for over 20 years. Through personal experience, formal education, and academic research, Anna understands the difficulty of implementing self-care.

Anna's Latest Posts

  • The Words Around Diabetes

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Blogs Topic: Mental

    How a family talks about diabetes can be instrumental in the way children and adults affected by diabetes are impacted and can help shape how they handle their management of the disease.

  • Mental illness 101

    Friday, July 11, 2014

    Blogs Topic: Mental

    Columnist Anna Horton, MSW, CSW, not only provides a foundation of information about mental illness but reminds readers how knowledge about the topic can help remove the stigma, preventing both providers and loved ones from shying away from people suffering from it.

  • No Longer Solo

    Wednesday, May 21, 2014


    Providers, do you feel exhausted as you work with patients in efforts to obtain metabolic control? Like riding a tandem bicycle, both provider and...

  • Taking a Step Up

    Monday, April 21, 2014

    Blogs Topic: Mental

    New experiences bring opportunities to rise or shrink away in fear. What makes the difference? We might go back to the eternal question about nature...