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I want to Live a Normal Life

Hey All, I've forgotten to post my latest blog posts pertaining to diabetes here, so here is part 4 of working through the desire/understanding the want to live a normal lifeI also suggest to read Self Awareness in Care for DiabetesThanks all, PaulI forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to not realize that within being diagnosed with diabetes I have an…See More
Jan 16, 2013
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Diabetes and Exercise Self Forgiveness

On this past weekend I was not active in the normal sense that I would be active during work within the week. At work I work 8 hours and lift boxes all day working with the body for 8 hours in physical exercise which can be quite strenuous at times. At this time I do not need much insulin at all to counterbalance the sugar produced from the digestion of the food that I consume during break, but this changes quite dramatically as I am on my days off.This weekend I needed quite a lot of insulin…See More
Dec 17, 2012
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Time, Pressure, Stress and Diabetes Part 5

http://paulsjourneytolife.blogspot.com/2012/11/day-228-time-pressure-stress-and.htmlI forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to not realize that when we are stressed we will access the flight or fight response which has been hardwired into our brains from the primitive days to either fight off predators or to run away from predators or ensuing danger, wherein all that we see in…See More
Nov 27, 2012
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Day 227 - Diabetes and Suicide Part 3

http://paulsjourneytolife.blogspot.com/2012/11/day-227-diabetes-and-suicide-part-3.htmlI forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to fail to see that within the act of committing suicide one is stating in absolution that they are not willing to live within responsibility for that which self has created unto self and thus within my consideration of suicide when I face a point of…See More
Nov 26, 2012
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Day 220 - McDonaldsization and Responsibility Part 7

I suggest to read the first part in this series for context - I have only shared part 7 because of the realizations of this memory and how I've created my own diabeteshttp://paulsjourneytolife.blogspot.com/2012/11/day-220-mcdonaldsization-and.htmlI forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to learn, develop, and create myself in a way where I suppress my emotions that I feel with a given…See More
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Day 134 - Worldwide FOOD SCAM Exposed!

http://economistjourneytolife.blogspot.com/2012/11/day-134-worldwide-food-scam-exposed.html#.UKQ0S4bGH4w"Hip, Hip, Hooray! China has experienced an impressive growth in middle-class consumer spending!" That's generally seen as a 'good thing' in economics. But let's just take a moment to see what the consequences have been - or, in other words, what are the Chinese spending…See More
Nov 14, 2012
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Alignment to Effective Care

http://paulsjourneytolife.blogspot.com/2012/10/day-201-alignment-to-effective-care.htmlThis is a continuation from the Previous 2 blogs that I wrote - if you have not read them I suggest to read them to get context for this one…See More
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nel commented on PaulQuessy's blog post 'Day 199 - Doctors Appointment'
"Time to think about insulin pumping ?? Your Province , Ontario has a program available for those in need ."
Oct 29, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
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Communal Self Research
Date diagnosed
June 22, 2006
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.4
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Shots
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http://paulsprocess.blogspot.com

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I want to Live a Normal Life

Posted on January 16, 2013 at 5:30pm 0 Comments

Hey All, I've forgotten to post my latest blog posts pertaining to diabetes here, so here is part 4 of working through the desire/understanding the want to live a normal life

I also suggest to read Self Awareness in Care for Diabetes

Thanks all, Paul

I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to not realize that within being diagnosed with…

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Diabetes and Exercise Self Forgiveness

Posted on December 17, 2012 at 12:02pm 0 Comments

On this past weekend I was not active in the normal sense that I would be active during work within the week. At work I work 8 hours and lift boxes all day working with the body for 8 hours in physical exercise which can be quite strenuous at times. At this time I do not need much insulin at all to counterbalance the sugar produced from the digestion of the food that I consume during break, but this changes quite dramatically as I am on my days off.

This weekend I needed quite a lot…

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Sugar Suppresses our Immune System

Posted on November 29, 2012 at 4:36pm 1 Comment

http://paulsjourneytolife.blogspot.com/2012/11/day-330-sugar-suppresses-our-immune.html

My chemistry teacher made a quick comment about how when one consumes sugar, it paralyses the immune system for x amount of time. This was fascinating to hear, because diabetics are known to have a weak immune system - so I've done some reading and this is the best site that I've found for it at…

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Day 229 - Time, Pressure, Stress and Diabetes Part 6

Posted on November 28, 2012 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

http://paulsjourneytolife.blogspot.com/2012/11/day-229-time-pressure-stress-and.html

I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to not realize that this system that we live in is really conducive to fears and stresses and essentially promotes the fears and stresses within the fight or flight response, and that this system within the constant need to get money in order to be…

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At 7:42pm on October 14, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! Thank you for having me as a friend Paul....
I'm a wife of 33 years (hubby is also diabetic), mom to two grown children, a teacher, and before that an illustrator (still do some) and graphic designer.
Keep in touch, ok?
linda

At 8:30pm on June 29, 2012, Linda G said…

A featured member!! Bravo! I see you're in Waterloo!! I'm in Kitchener!

At 1:28pm on April 9, 2012, Doris D said…

WELCOME TO OUR LOVING, CARING, AND UNDERSTANDING FAMILY MY FRIEND!!! Great to have you here with us!!!!Please feel free to check out our Forum, Blogs and Groups here!!! If u have any questions please feel free to ask any of us or put it on our forum. To answer any of us back just hit the "comment back "bar under our comments and you will go to our page where you can leave a comment to us and also read abit about us.

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At 6:46am on April 9, 2012, Linda G said…

Welcome home Paul...
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends ♥
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 6:21am on April 9, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Welcome to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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