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A friend of mine just did this great segment for NASCAR Illustrated on Type 1 NASCAR driver Ryan Reed.…Continue
Had a light dinner last night--some broiled pork tenderloin and eggplant with 15 carbs of bread crumbs on top. Was 83 and bloused .8, based on BG and I:C ratio, at 6 pm. I ate--even added some sweet tomato butter that I did not include in the bolus…Continue
This is meant to be a roll of individuals each of whom has made a major contribution to the understanding and/or treatment of diabetes mellitus, and whose work has stood the test of time. In other words, the giants.I will start it off by nominating…Continue
Hi all!Running my first half in about a month. I ran a 10k last weekend, and believe I went low during part of it. I had Chomps and some Smarties, so I ate those, but want to be more prepared (obviously).What tips or insight do you have to share…Continue
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I am a single mom of 3 wonderful children and I am raising money for a service dog to help lessen the burden of my T-1 Diabetes. Has anyone gotten a DAD?? I know they are expensive and I have researched a lot of different non-profit companies who train DAD.
Below is a link if you are interested in reading my story.
It was that time again today… Time to change Eden's pump site and refill the insulin stored in her pump. (you can read more about it here)
2 days goes by SO QUICKLY….
Eden doesn't like it - she casually said, I don't like my pump then followed by I don't like shots either..
Well, today, I finally had my first colonoscopy and my first endoscopy type test after a horrific experience the last time I had one several years ago.
I'm so happy to say that it went very well and everything is ok with my colon etc. Everyone was so nice at the hospital and they addressed my concerns really well. I had several nurses attending to me and interviews with the attending anesthesiologist and nurse anesthesiologist. Some were interested in my IBG star meter. As the nurse…Continue
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