What a great thing you are doing for our community!! I believe we have, at least, 2 things in common...type one diabetes and UConn graduates [go Huskies!!]. I graduated with BFA in Graphic Design 9 years ago and have been a graphic designer…"
"Sorry, long weekend!!
Yes, I've heard and read about the girl sailing around the world trying to be the youngest to do so. I'm impressed and if all parties agree [her and her parents] then I'm fine by it. 14 does seem young, but I…"
"I have been diving and I'm going on another dive trip in about 9 days. I find that I'm generally fine with diving because my body is without insulin for only 40 - 50 mins. Your tank runs out, you come up, test your blood, drink some water…"
"Toothpick? Blow darts? I'm right there with you Lara. I have more lancets then you could ever imagine. I tell them to stop sending them to me and i still get so many boxes. I just recently gave 12 boxes away to a friend who doesn't have…"
"I needed several water breaks to get through this story, but it was a good one. I'm joking of course. I find it amazing that when you're diagnosed later in life you tend to make up so many excuses for your body literally failing. No…"
After speaking with Manny about designing accessories for those on the pump, we thought it would be a great idea to start a group of 'Think Tankers' who would share their wants,needs and features they'd like to see in accessories for those who pump*
This group is to talk about experiences with hypoglycemic events. At the very least, they are embarrassing. Whether in general or a specific time, you can ask for advice, vent or just talk about what happened among people who understand.See More
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading