Is your husband still in the Navy? My husband was when I was first diagnosed, but he teaches here now, as do I. I see you have a fairly new diagnosis. The Navy didn't know what to do with me when I got pregnant with our second (I became diabetic between pregnancies), so they gladly let me go down to UW to deliver. In fact, they were happy to Champus me out for nearly everything diabetes related.
Hey Crystal, welcome to tudiabetes! I see you already joined the NW Diabetic group. Make sure you introduce yourself there. I'm on Whidbey Island myself, and have been living with diabetes for nearly 18 years now...still going strong:)
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! →
Dear Ms. Rosenthal: I am a person living with type 1 diabetes since the age of 30. I am also the President and co-Founder of the Diabetes Hands Foundation, a nonprofit aimed at connecting and mobilizing the diabetes community. Seeing Read on! →