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Hello all I am new to the site! My name is Linda and I have been diabetic for 31 years, last 6 years on the animus pump. I also wear a Dexcom. Recently I have developed fear of my blood sugar level going to low even if its high and I see the arrow…Continue
I'm newly diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes as a 24 year old. I was wondering how many people are in the same boat.Continue
For many years after my diagnosis in 1945, I did not know another diabetic. I mentioned my disease to a couple of friends when I was a teen, but they looked so puzzled. They did not know what I was talking about, and I doubted they even believed me.…Continue
Hello all.This is a difficult and heavy topic, that takes a lot of honesty. I can't say for certain that it is everyones truth, but I can say this is my truth:the experience of type 1 diabetes- and possibly type 2, and all types inbetween- is…Continue
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Not long after I was diagnosed with type I diabetes, my parents sent me and my brother, also a type I, to a diabetic camp called Camp Chinnock. I was both excited and worried to go away for two weeks. This camp, I was told, was just for type I…Continue
Reading the blog by edenseffort "Nerves AND Exercise - not a good mix" blog. Sort of inspired me to document this.
As I commented there, I love it when we can nail the ART of blood glucose…Continue
Eden has been back playing her beloved basketball for one week now after her broken thumb..
Last night she attended a girls only clinic (she plays on a boys team) and was one of the older more experienced girls there.
It is interesting how you can live for so long believing something because a professional told you it was so. Since 2007, I have believed that I had poor circulation in my legs because a doctor diagnosed it as such. Today I found out that the…Continue
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