I'm in Goliad. I have lived in Bryan/ College Station, Houston/ Kingwood, and Victoria! I love to visit Austin, Houston, SA, College Station, Galveston, Hill Country and a lot of other places I cant think of right now (:
I live in Abilene, Texas. Was born and raised in Baytown, east of Houston. Have been a diabetic for over 20 years and have some of the side effects of it that show. I have had 3 heart attacks, a by-pass, bones removed from my foot that were infected. Luckily I can still get out of bed every morning and take a deep breath!
Finally found a Dr. here that saw from my sugar levels that I needed to be on a pump. My levels were in the 400 to 500 range for a long time. Other Dr's wanted me to take more insulin and were going to add oral meds to the mix. I was taking 12 shots a day and said enough is enough. I went to the other endo here in Abilene, we only have 2, and he immediately put me on a pump. Have been pumping now for a month and my sugars are down to the 75-125 range. There is a light at the end of the tunnel, and it's not an oncoming train anymore!
So you have heard of Giving Tuesday, right? Maybe you have seen the hashtag: #GivingTuesday. If you are like me, confused by all of the messages pointing in different directions floating around social media, you may be wondering, “What is Read on! →
Last Thursday was November 14, 2013, the day we commemorated the birthday of Frederick Banting. Thanks to him we have insulin today. Early that day the International Diabetes Federation released updated statistics for diabetes worldwide, as part of their update Read on! →