I'm new to tudiabetes.org and I hope I'm posting in the right place. I was wondering if anyone here suffers from diabetes as a result of Hemochromatosis? I searched the forum and I hope I just didn't…Continue
"Hey, Diane. Blood sugar levels can get a little wonky when the body experiences trauma, even getting a tattoo. I've found that my levels usually drop so I eat an apple on the way to the shop. The shop might not let you eat food or have drinks…"
"Well, I have several tattoos and it all started with a diabetes tattoo on the inside of my forearm. The design is somewhat esoteric in that nobody would really recognize it as a diabetic symbol. Just under the tattoo I do have a banner that simply…"
"Definitely pack your meds in your carry on--you wouldn't want to be without them in case the airline loses your bags. I've flown about a dozen times carrying insulin, test strips, and dozens of needles without ever being hassled or even…"
You're from Michigan, huh? I'm a former Michigander now living in Colorado. I've acquired quite a bit of ink since being diagnosed with Type I Diabetes and I have had no complications or problems healing from getting…"
"I'll pretty much inject anywhere, especially when I'm with people that I'm comfortable with and know that I have diabetes. I could care less what complete strangers think. Sometimes I will take a trip to the restrrom to "juice…"
If you follow the diabetes online community, you know that #MedicareCoverCGM is a big deal. We have continued to raise awareness on #MedicareCoverCGM because we believe that ALL people living with diabetes should have access to continuous glucose monitors (CGM). With Read on! →
A few years ago, we at Diabetes Hands Foundation reached out to the members on TuDiabetes and asked them to share their perspective of life with diabetes through one of the five senses, as part of an initiative called Read on! →