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So, when I first started the Dexcom in August, the buzzing alone would wake me up if I was low. Now, I'm not hearing it, nor am I hearing the beeping that goes off if you don't "snooze". I only wake up after I go below 55 and it starts beeping…Continue
I'm looking for low carb meals that are easy to make and don't take long...mostly that are easy to make as my cooking skills are non-existent...also I cook for me myself and I alone so I don't like to buy a whole bunch of ingredients that go…Continue
I think we can all agree that diabetes is, quite literally, a pr!ck of a thing. No one wants it and I wouldn't wish it upon anyone.However, being an eternal optimist, I've been looking for positives associated with diabetes. As someone who was…Continue
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Change comes quickly sometimes, like this past month. I have experienced many significant changes and the vast majority of them have been for the better. It feels strange because for so many years most of the changes in my life have been a spiral…Continue
As I age and various physical limitations like arthritis manifest themselves more prominently, I am grateful to remember some priorities that I explored back when I was first diagnosed (2007). I also have fibromyalgia since 1995 and I was a…Continue
I like to think I'm a reasonably intelligent woman or at least I seem to learn quickly. But either I'm losing IQ points since having turned 50, or I'm just an IDIOT!!!
Now, I'm almost 2 yrs into my T1 dance & as u know, I've really…Continue
So I've had bleeds in my left eye, right? The last one I had was disappearing. Evidently it was being reabsorbed, so nothing needed to be done with it. Well last night I was sick. I puked, had the chills, all that lovely stuff. No big deal,…Continue
Hi, my son was diagnosed Type 1 this last summer at 10 years old. Fast forward some months and we are thinking he should be on a pump. I mentioned this to our clinic that we work with and I am told there is a wait list of kids who are wanting to…Continue
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