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…"
Last month, I had one of the most amazing experiences I have had with technology since I have been living with diabetes. It happened at the Focus On Technology conference organized by Children With Diabetes in Los Angeles (the first Read on! →
REALM Charter is a middle school full of amazing young people eager to learn about World Diabetes Day. Team DHF spent the day with over 300 students and taught them about the Big Blue Test and what they can do Read on! →