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I just found out I have diabetes. I had to go to the doctor for a girl problem, she took some blood tests and said I might have diabetes. She had me come back the next morning for more tests, they took so many blood vials I wondered if I had any…Continue
I took some advice and searched for another endo. The one I saw in October told me to follow the Mediterranean diet and come back in April; although he did order an A1c that I just got done today at the lab. The new endo was recommended by a nurse I…Continue
i take no meds yet as i am pre diabetic and control my bg thru diet and exercise. i do not have elevated triglycerides and am not overweight. i remember reading that a normal/better than normaltriglyceride level was a sign of insulin sensitivity,…Continue
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So I'm kinda bad at keeping up with this! (sigh) life just gets in the way sometimes. Anyways, good news...I FINALLY got a dexcom cgm!!!!! yay! :)
I was talking to my CDE about how I have a lot of trouble with affording a cgm and one of…Continue
Hi I was just curious if this had happened to anyone!So two weeks ago I got the nexplanon birth control in my arm, ever since then my blood sugars have been out of control. Like 300-400. I will go to bed at 190 and when I wake up it's in the 300.…Continue
My secret identity: I can go from an independent, self-sufficient individual to a solely and…Continue
We are often told what thoughts and feelings our parents with children who are diabetics think and feel, but I wonder what the children of diabetic parents think, or thought as they grew up?
A complete role reversal where the children…Continue
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