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…"
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! →