Ugg, this weekend was a real drag. I felt like I was dying. And I'm not feel that much better today even.
I got the flu on Thursday. Which had me vomiting and diarrhea till early morning hours of Friday. I had become so dehydrated, that at some point I decided to go to the hospital. It was just too reminiscent of my previous DKA episodes. So I take a ride in the ambulance to the closet ER.
Luckily though, it was just the flu. Or was it? Just the flu, saying that as a type 1…Continue
I just realized it was about this time last year that I started going into DKA and it is almost one month to my diagnosis day. I can hardly believe it. I continue to have symptoms in my legs, my left one with the confirmed dvt being worse. I had two more incidents of pain in my leg- ultrasounds show no new clot but more tests show venal insufficiency in the popliteal and saphenous vein in my left leg. The arteries are fine in both legs. I went for a second opinion to a doc in nyc since I'm…Continue
It's almost midnight and I haven't been to bed yet. I have two sick little boys in the next room, burning up with fever, moaning from headaches (I suspect sinus infections—pediatrician visit tomorrow, oh, my, yes.) And I'm having all those Paranoid Parent thoughts that all parents get, only I would imagine those of us with insulin-free offspring get them more often than most.
What if this isn't just a garden variety virus? He's complaining of a horrible headache — more than just…Continue
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