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.
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! →