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:)
This year Diabetes Hands Foundation has pledged US$35,000 in Big Blue Test grants, continuing its support for programs aimed at providing lifesaving supplies, medical tests, treatment, and patient education to people living in need who have or at risk Read on! →
Kim Vlasnik, you NAILED it! In this video, Kim Vlasnik takes our breath away as she describes what its like to be a person with diabetes. Fortunately, Stanford’s Medicine-X Conference gives ePatients, like Kim, a chance to speak since we carry the Read on! →