"Hi Heather. Not sure where in South Dakota you live, but what I would suggest is getting in touch with a disability advocate. Here in Montana we have a couple non-profit non-government agencies that are dedicated to helping those on medicaid get the…"
"I totally empathize with you. The relaxed standards in diabetes control assure that many PWD will be destined to suffer the tragic health problems inherent to this disease.
When I was first diagnosed, I knew nothing about the disease or what it…"
"Errrrrrrrrr That Christmas thingy? Well I did get the tree up. The only reason I have it up is for my 3 g-kids. Now the middle one is scared of the tree! GEEZ!!!!! You know sometimes life just gives you rocks? That's more or less the way I feel…"
"Hi Doris. Thanks so much for your comments. I loved the picture! I am techno-challenged and still learning about social networking....at the low end of the bell curve! Hope all is well with you and that you're having a great day and ready for…"
"I see there's not been a lot of activity here for awhile, so I'll tell my story... Diagnosed in August '09 with an A1C of 10.5. Didn't have any of the classic symptoms, just had an infection that wouldn't go away. I was a…"
"I,too, had terrible bruising using the BD Ultra Fine 31 gauge needles (I also use Levemir). I just switched to the BD Nano needles - 32 gauge, 4mm. Made all the difference for me. Also, as others here said, I experienced little to no bruising when…"
"How long have you been cutting the carbs? If you've just begun, then you definitely won't feel very good especially with the small amount you list. Also, how much time between meals? Did you eat at 4:55 a.m., then no food until noon? I…"
Errrrrrrrrr That Christmas thingy? Well I did get the tree up. The only reason I have it up is for my 3 g-kids. Now the middle one is scared of the tree! GEEZ!!!!! You know sometimes life just gives you rocks? That's more or less the way I feel right now. I'm hoping in a few more weeks I won't feel like that.
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading