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 are new to diabetes advocacy in the traditional sense of the word, you may be thinking, “What the heck is a docket!?” I certainly was the first twenty times I heard it (yes it took that long). For Read on! →
Dear Ms. Rosenthal: I am a person living with type 1 diabetes since the age of 30. I am also the President and co-Founder of the Diabetes Hands Foundation, a nonprofit aimed at connecting and mobilizing the diabetes community. Seeing Read on! →