All Blog Posts Tagged 'sports' (7)

Figure It Out "A Diabetes Tidbit"

When you try new things sometimes you just have to figure it out, check out what Nikki says about going from cheerleading to track.

Added by Julie on November 29, 2011 at 4:07pm — No Comments

Know Your Sports "A Diabetes Tidbit"

Know two sports are the same today's diabetes tidbit discusses how to make a good transition to a new sport
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Added by Julie on November 7, 2011 at 10:24am — No Comments

Gotta Be Better Than Diabetes

It's been a tough summer. Samantha has been playing softball, her favorite sport -- at which she has always excelled -- but she has been off her game. Several people warned us this would happen as she learns to live with her T1 diagnosis and gets to know everything it takes to feel good on the playing field. She's had problems in the outfield due to vision problems related to blood sugar. Her batting has been in the dumps. The overwhelming heat forced her to sit out during an afternoon… Continue

Added by samsmom on August 2, 2011 at 4:09pm — 6 Comments

Dear Mother Nature


It's spring, knock it off. Seriously.


Added by SuFu, Ph.D. on March 29, 2011 at 6:03am — 2 Comments

Proven formula - rough draft

This formula will allow for management of insulin levels and carb intake for endurance cycling. All credit goes to Marcey Robinson,… Continue

Added by Joe on August 28, 2010 at 3:30am — 9 Comments

Stepping out into the world

One of the things I worry about, even though it's kinda sorta too soon to be worrying about it, is how Eric is going to make his way in the world without becoming "that kid with diabetes." Most especially, I worry about sports & other activities. I've read about coaches who don't want to let children participate because they are fearful of the child's health issues (diabetes and other conditions); and I've heard stories about people discriminating against people w/diabetes out of ignorance,… Continue

Added by Elizabeth on July 25, 2010 at 5:30pm — 3 Comments

Sports and Diabetes

Soooo anyone out there play tennis? I absolutely love it. I also play softball and soccer but I used to play baseball before I tore my ACL and lost my scholarship. Anyway just wondering what kinds of sports you guys love to play or watch for that matter. I play tennis three to four days a week, mostly with my girlfriend and some of my friends. I actually picked up a tennis racket for the first time last summer and have since gone a little crazy with it. But as my doc says it's great exercise… Continue

Added by Ryan on February 9, 2009 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment

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