Nice idea.... the "words" of action!
Cannot afford the shiny baubles she rightly deserves. Little is beneath me, I am her rightful but unworthy minion -wg-
Let me see what I can come up with... I like the idea. Action(s)..."
As my diabetic peer, I welcome your straight forward approach(es). Thank you!!!
To my mind, as someone who has been on that gurney, or had the IV in your arm (and wide open), you can cut to the chase, because you have been exactly where…"
"Oh, hi I liked to read about all of you.
I'm Jane, from Brasil. I'm 54 yo and 43 with DM1.
It's strange to me reading what Richard wrote about to gain weight because synthetic insulins. I use synthetic insulins since around 1993 and…"
"What has she been ask you for all of these years that you have never done? Dancing, a play, a weekend? There must be something she has asked for and you dislike it or just think it is for sissies or is beneath you? Now is the time to do it with no…"
"You give them vicious, they give you "shots" (and it ain't insulin in their syringes)...
But thank you.
I was pleased with my physical self-control. Mentally much harder to do. Struggling with what/how to repair the suffering my wife…"
"Hi Stuart; I need to talk about it and how terrible it was from my view. Problem: my spouse doesn't want to face it again so I write about it. I know that is a simple, every help organization says write it but for me it helps. It isn't as…"
"Stuart falling to his knees,and kowtowing respectfully/submissively to "the nurse" purely as a matter of decades of habit -GGG-
What I wouldn't give to have you, or others like you locally!
I make all kinds of mistakes, but suicide…"
"".. I think there are other pieces too I can't quite articulate, not yet. "
Stuart, my friend, is it possible some of the yet to be articulated part of the equation is rage? Forgive my straightforwardness. I myself am definitely not…"
"Stuart, I am both an emerge nurse and someone who has lived with type 1 for forty years. I am constantly shocked anew at the stupid and callous notions my colleagues have, I become like a mother bear when I hear things like that said and jump in to…"
Thank you for contributing.
Was wondering what kind of change(s) did happen for you in that time frame...? If not sudden, what did occur, that you recall cleanly of that period?
Confident there are some generic pieces that occur I've…"
Hummmmmngh.... ok, her worry is one of the things I'd love to change/prevent if I could figure out how? Any ideas...???
One serious wall I keep crashing into, I BELIEVE it will happen again. I accept that. Reduced hopefully. But…"
Thank you for elaborating, appreciate it.
I like moving forward just like you or Rene. its necessary even. Even so -gentle shrug-
Them crying, them suffering and terrified (with cause), to me there is some responsibility for that on our…"
A very different approach...
I accept we can actively go forward sure. Yet, dangerous lows severely rip off those scabs. Lows re-teach the fear.
A certain dispassion occurs sure, for us and them. But the really bad ones haunt.
How do you…"
"I second what Rene said.
As for my personal experiences, I have had tons of events over the last 34 years that left my friends and family in fear. I certainly will express gratitude to someone for helping me, but the fear or trouble someone else may…"
Thank you for taking part as well...
To use your metaphor, my helmet was obliterated in 22 messy shards by this one.
You have been diabetic a day or two, right? How the @*#(@&#(@ do you remove that guilt exactly? I agree there is…"
I wish you would teach me THAT skill!??!?!
I can be fairly descriptive, articulate even but, have a very tough time articulating these emotions cleanly. I shall try...
Kiliji have you never seen the fear, the certainty in your partners…"
Thanks for the link Stuart !! ...what a timing on your part...we saw out Vet ( who does teach Tai Chi ) on our walk the other day , who handed me a pamphlet re starting dates in our Community and I found this on FB https://www.facebook.com/TaiChiMastery?ref=stream . I have not committed myself to joining his group :) PS...another story : his daughter is an insulin pumper
Thank you again for commenting on the November 2011 picture .I hope someone can answer your question about the name and that you will be able to locate a youtube video of this set ...let us now please.Please help me with locating your discussion about Martial Arts ??
Hi Stuart ...thanks for commenting on the November 11 on my page ...I don't know the answer to your question " chi gung practice" ??? ; I did read on your page ,that you started a discussion about Martial Arts ...and plan to have a look :)
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