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You Did Not Take Care Of YourselfHave you ever been told that caused your diabetes? The lady in the article below discusses this. The article appears in the July issue of the Diabetes Forecast. How do/would you react to someone who told you this?…Continue
I was recently laid off and I am currently working temp assignments. It is difficult to schedule doctor appointments, and I am concerned that when I find a permanent job it will send the wrong message to be out of the office for appointments. I was…Continue
I am wondering if you are trying a new meal/food, or drink with alcohol, what is the process you use to figure out how to bolus it for in the future. Like do you have a method of just eating and seeing how your sugars react then bolusing, or just…Continue
So, I went to my appointment at NIH last Wednesday. I had been sick with a stomach bug a few days before and wasn't eating much so I expected my fasting to be lower. It turned out to be borderline at 100. The Endo told me that based on my history…Continue
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What would I change about diabetes?
Not one thing. I know that sounds crazy right? I mean surely all diabetics would change something about our disease? Not me. I would not change a thing.
You have got to love the unpredictability, the sudden changes, the no rhyme or reason that comes with this disease. The lows, the highs, the times the…Continue
Ok.. so this week I went on a camping trip to campland on the bay with my grandma and her husband. Also my cousins were there.It was so fun we swam in the ocean and the pool. We also paddle boarded. It was so fun!!! On the first night my gram checked me at 2:00 am. I was 241… she tried to wake me cause she did not know how to do a correction dose… she tried and I did wake up…sorta… I was very drowsy and did not think clearly… my gram said that I kept saying “ no” over and over again… so ahe…Continue
I would appreciate some personal user feedback on Insulin Pump brands, Now that the warranty on my Animas is soon to expire and I have to decide to stick with One-Touch or try one of the new competitor pump brands.
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