21 Great Gifts Ideas For Anyone Living With Diabetes

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    Living with diabetes is certainly not a walk in the park, but there are so many useful and cool products out there to make a living with it a little easier. Here are our gift ideas that are perfect for people with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes!

  1. Sugar-Free Fairytale Brownies
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    For the “I can’t believe there’s no sugar!” response you’re looking for, we’ve baked up delectably delicious diabetes-friendly sugar-free brownies — the perfect sugar-free dessert to buy as a gift for your diabetic or health-conscious loved ones.  Fairytale Brownies are a great gift idea that lets them indulge guilt-free and keep their blood sugar in check!

  3. Diabetic Cookbook
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    Eating a healthy diet is a big part of the balancing act. By eating healthier, being more physically active, and losing weight, you can reduce your symptoms. Taking steps to prevent or control diabetes doesn’t mean living in deprivation; eating a tasty, balanced diet will also boost your energy and improve your mood. This Diabetic cookbook is specially designed keeping in mind the conditions and body taste of someone who is just beginning to follow a diabetes meal plan.

  5. FRIO Insulin Pen Cooling Case
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    Keep your insulin safe and your diabetes supplies in the FRIO DUO Wallet. These supply bags keep your insulin cool without the need for any refrigerated products like ice. The cooling properties come from water evaporation and keep its low temperatures for over 2 days, even in challenging environments. Giving you the ability to go days without having to worry about re-activating. They are also easy to use, only taking 5-15 minutes to activate. 

  7. Foot Massager
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    Combining traditional wood craftsmanship & the wisdom of ancient foot reflexology principles, the unique TheraFlow Dual Foot Massager is simple yet surprisingly effective in soothing tired feet & relieving the symptoms of many foot ailments. Its compact design allows you to relax and unwind wherever you are. It even comes with a foot reflexology chart & easy understands instructions, so you know how to use it correctly right out of the box.

  9. Bento Lunch Box
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    The Bentgo Fresh 3-Meal Prep Pack makes meal prepping and transporting healthy lunches on the go easy. Use the leakproof lunchbox and tray to transport your healthy meal, and plan and store your next two meals with the two additional trays and tray covers. The removable tray dividers transform the tray from having 3 compartments to 4 for added versatility. There are so many options for a balanced, stylish meal plan with the Bentgo Fresh 3-Meal Prep Pack. 

  11. Beginner Yoga Kit
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    Be kind to your body and treat yourself to the Sivan 6-Piece Yoga Set, the ultimate set for any style of yoga! Thick enough to protect your knees and joints while still allowing you to grip the floor for balance, its non-skid ridges will ensure that the mat never slips during use. The extra-large dimensions ensure complete comfort for people of all shapes and sizes. Give them the gift of wellness! 

  13. Raw Manuka Honey
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    Manuka Honey is one of nature’s powerful wonders, revered by naturopathic doctors, nutritionists, and elite athletes. Manuka is the world’s most researched honey, containing plant-derived compounds with unique health properties. It has been found that organic honey can be beneficial in the management of diabetes mellitus as it boosts the activity of anti-diabetic drugs using its antioxidant action. Also, several studies have found Manuka honey to be highly effective at treating diabetic wounds and ulcers.

  15. Water Bottle With Time Reminders
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    We all need to stay hydrated, and it’s essential for people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes to drink enough water. Now you can drink the precise amount of water your body needs every day, thanks to an innovative timer marker in Cactaki 32 oz water bottle that reminds you when it’s time for your next sip! These water bottles are made of leak-proof Tritan co-polyester plastic that is 100% BPA and toxin-free to ensure that water is clear of harmful chemicals, plastic taste, or weird odors!

  17. Funny T-Shirt
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    This retro 60’s 70’s rainbow pancreas insulin humor design makes a great diabetic gift for anyone with type one or types 2 diabetes (with a sense of humor). Great for world diabetes day and diabetes awareness month.

  19. Leg Air Massager for Circulation
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    Diabetes can lead to poor circulation in several ways, young or old, so people with diabetes need a little extra circulation support. This air compression leg and foot massager can safely and easily relieve fatigue and pain and improve blood circulation for you every day.

  21. Soda Stream
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    Sugary drinks are out of the question for people with diabetes. This side stream is a fun way to sparkle your water! Make your favorite bubbly sparkling water flavors right at home with SodaStream. Each gift set included unsweetened natural flavor essence, no calories, no sweeteners, and all smiles.

  23. Sugar-Free Box of Chocolates 
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    Asher’s Sugar-Free Assorted Chocolates allow you to enjoy a fine assortment of all of your favorite candies without a hint of sugar in the entire package. One full box of our most luscious confections includes jellies, caramels, buttercreams, toffees, and the very best chocolate truffles that money can buy.

  25. Fit Bit
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    Make healthy a habit with Fitbit Inspire 2 and a free 1-year Fitbit Premium trial for new Premium users. This slim, easy-to-use fitness tracker packs 24/7 heart rate, Active Zone Minutes, activity and sleep tracking, 10 days of battery, and more—and paired with step-by-step fitness & nutrition programs, personalized insights, and sleep tools. Help them keep their health on track with a fitness tracker. 

  27. Slippers
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    People with diabetes must pay special attention to their feet’ health and protection, and a nice pair of slippers are just what the doctor ordered. These slippers they can live in featuring a cloud-like wool lining and a sole that travels both indoors and out. Dress yours up with a silky skirt, or dress them down with overalls and a vintage tee.

  29. A Cute Supply Bag
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    Stylish and convenient case with 3 sections! It can be used as a purse or case by simply removing the strap. It has an insulated back section that is great for keeping medications or juice boxes cool or carrying personal items like your wallet and keys. The Middle section is designed to carry your testing supplies, glucose meter, insulin pens, glucose tabs, or insulin pump supplies. Includes our exclusive test strip trash can, which is a game-changer!

  31. Gift Basket of Healthy Snacks
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    Snack Attack Keto Snack Basket includes a great variety of high protein, low carbohydrate snacks – grass-fed beef sticks, keto bars, cheese crisps, nuts & seeds that keep you in ketosis! A thoughtful gift basket full of low carb(3g or less) and low sugar(2g or less) snacks to college students, family members, co-workers, clients, or the military!

  33. Insulin Bottle Protectors
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    No more worrying about vial breakage while on the go. Vial Safe will protect your insulin whether it’s being thrown in your purse or jet-setted to a faraway land. Fits all 10 mL insulin brands and vial sizes—lightweight, hypoallergenic, and reusable with an easy-on, easy-off design. Super Lightweight. Fits all 10 mL vials. Reusable. Secure, comfortable grip.

  35. Fitness and Nutrition Tracker 
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    A big part of keeping your health on track, well, is to track it. Track your daily workouts for 2+ months by keeping close tabs on health and wellness with our fitness and nutrition combo journal created by nutrition professionals and military fitness experts. This fitness journal includes guidelines that show you what exercises target muscle groups and how to measure body fat.

  37. Dark Chocolate Bars
  38. gifts-for-diabetics-chocolateStudies show that in small amounts, the cacao in dark chocolate may have a beneficial effect on insulin resistance. Give your friends and family a treat they can feel good about this holiday season with Hu Chocolate! Whether you’re looking for the perfect hostess gift, stocking stuffer, or want to treat yourself, Hu has you covered! Hu’s products were practically made for the holidays – crackers, hunks, and bars are perfect for gifting, snacking, or adding to your charcuterie board.

  39. Glucose Monitor Kit
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    Diabetes is something you carry with you wherever you go. Shouldn’t your blood glucose meter be easy to carry around, too? Meet the Dario Blood Glucose Monitoring System: the ultra-small device that makes it easy to keep the lancet, test strips, and meter in your pocket or purse. No more big bulky meters! But Dario does more than record your measurements. By connecting the meter to your smartphone, all your data is in 1 place. That way, you can gain powerful, actionable insights into your health to achieve better results!

  41. Cooler Travel Case
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    Made of water-resistant nylon material, this thickly padded case will reduce shock absorption, keeping your diabetic supplies in good condition where ever you are going. It comes with two reusable gel ice packs perfect for storing insulin and enough space to store a blood glucose meter, lancing device, glucometer strips, and other diabetic testing accessories.