You are expecting Ed McMahon to show up with the Publisher's Clearing House Prize Patrol and a big check, but instead it's Wilford Brimley at the door with the Liberty Mutual Patrol trying to get you to order your supplies through Liberty.
Yes, can relate to that, absolutely. Have driven the kids to school and realized I still had my P.J.'on - had no purse, no glucose tabs, nothing....can;t imagine how I got home. Have pulled over on the highway many a time to treat a low and have been afraid to get back on the highway. Have bought way too much candy to treat a low and then been stupid enough to eat it all !!!
You leave your purse in the car for "just a minute" to run into daycare to drop off your child and get distracted talking to the teacher - while your new bottle on insulin slowly loses its potency in the MS heat.
You go to make your favourite lunch, which includes cucumber and beetroot slices, only to discover that you bought those other thingys that look like cucumber, but aren't half as nice, oh I can't remember what ya call them. They look like cucumber and they were half price at the supermarket.
If you follow the diabetes online community, you know that #MedicareCoverCGM is a big deal. We have continued to raise awareness on #MedicareCoverCGM because we believe that ALL people living with diabetes should have access to continuous glucose monitors (CGM). With Read on! →
A few years ago, we at Diabetes Hands Foundation reached out to the members on TuDiabetes and asked them to share their perspective of life with diabetes through one of the five senses, as part of an initiative called Read on! →