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A friend sent me this in an email. lolThe computer swallowed Grandma, Yes, honestly its true! She pressed 'control' and 'enter'And disappeared from view.It devoured her completely,The thought just makes me squirm.She must have caught a virusOr been…Continue
I would like to eat low carb because the laws of small numbers make sense. (Although, the dietitian, and even the CDE would both like for me to eat more carbs. If I eat the way I like to, I would use 1/2 unit to 1.5 unit Novolog for about 10 to…Continue
I've noticed that it really irritates me when people without diabetes talk about sugar spikes and insulin as if they are experts. Does anyone else feel this way? I know it comes from the fact that us PWDs deal with these things on a daily, even…Continue
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What is free speech and how does it apply in this community? Free speech is of course a protected right by the First Amendment of the Constitution of United States of America. The First Amendment reads as follows:
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At Diabetes Hands Foundation (the nonprofit I was fortunate to co-found back in 2008, which drives TuDiabetes among other programs) diabetes advocacy has become an increasingly important part of our work over time. Since 2013, these efforts took us down a path that resulted in a roadmap with three core components:
1) Building up a database of Active Diabetes Advocates:
A robust database with…
First, this is my first time ever writing a post on my phone. Slow going with the tiny keypad, etc. LOL, so excuse the extra mistakes.
*As usual, the following is written from my memory of the events. Some things may be inaccurate due to faulty memories. In any case, this is how I remember it:
So, here is how today is going so far:
6:30ish: Hubby wakes me up to tell me that I am sleeping on my back. I'm under doctor's orders to not lay on my back because, eye stuff. I…Continue
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