Nicole is a Registered Nurse, Certified Diabetes Educator who received her Masters in Nursing (MSN) from Rush University Medical Center after completing her Bachelors in Sociology at Northwestern University. Through her experience working as a nurse, Nicole became interested in helping people with metabolic syndrome, pre-diabetes, diabetes, and other chronic conditions better manage their condition and improve their health through lifestyle modifications and education. She believes in empowering people with knowledge about their condition and an understanding of their treatment so that the individual is truly in charge of their own health and wellness. Nicole bases all of her recommendations and guidance on current science and research while tailoring to each person's unique situation and health status. In addition to working as a nurse and diabetes educator, Nicole is completing her Nurse Practitioner degree at NorthPark University in Chicago.