I did shots for 36 years and pumping for 6 and I do think it is so much better and makes my life easier, but I have put on quite a bit of weight, because it is so easy to push a button. Sometimes when I am having a few bad days of high bgs, I think the grass was greener with shots, but I know that is not true since I have about 8 different basal settings through the day. I still have a very hard time with exercising and going low and I feel that has increased with the pump, I feel it is because of the constant flow of fast acting insulin, just my take.
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! →