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.
A couple of days ago I learned that the California State Assembly is considering AB-1893 Sharps waste, which in (if approved) will mandate that: “Sharps sold to the general public in California shall be sold with a sharps waste container Read on! →
If you are new to diabetes advocacy in the traditional sense of the word, you may be thinking, “What the heck is a docket!?” I certainly was the first twenty times I heard it (yes it took that long). For Read on! →