Bad days at work are when I have someone who has been newly diagnosed with diabetes and isn't at all interested in any information about DM because they know everything because they have a family member who has it. I just know these people will not take care of themselves and will come back in the hospital with complications.
Successes are when people are receptive to new information and take the info and use it to better thier BG control. It is so rewarding to know I was able to help them in some small way.
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! →