I can't help it, it just happens....http://irunonbatteries.blogspot.com/2013/01/stalking-diabetics-everywhere.html
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I just wanted to be lazy...http://irunonbatteries.blogspot.com/2012/12/stupid-stupid-stupid.html
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I recently came across an article that shows we still have a long way to go, but that we are getting closer to curing type 1 diabetes! http://irunonbatteries.blogspot.com/2012/12/could-tb-vaccine-cure-type-1-diabetes.html
Added by Dkinsey on December 6, 2012 at 7:19am — No Comments
I have had diabetes for over 10 years now and as we all know it's pretty tough going. It has it's ups and it's down, but in general I manage. Keep the calm happy exterior us diabetics often have and lead positive lives anyway. The show must go on !!!!
But lately the show has been more like The Producers than Cats. I've been slow, I've been sluggish, but hey it must be the diabetes. I've been tired, I've been losing weight ,but hey diabetes has its complications. I've been chronically…Continue
I have been working a whole year, since I became completely blind in my left eye, to get my sugars in the Doctor Bernstein range. December 2011 my A1C was 6.6% and in April 2012 6.5%. My weekly average had come down to 6.0. But then 3 weeks ago, my sugar just went haywire. Usually for 5 grams of carbohydrate, I inject 1 unit of Apidra. Now when I eat 10 grams of carbohydrate and I inject 2 units Apidra my sugar went up to 17.5 mmol/L. I ate low gi carbohydrates?!?!
When I wake up, my…Continue
Added by VikkiToria on November 19, 2012 at 10:17am — No Comments
For the masses, November =
But for diabetics, November…Continue
Amy Ohmer of Naturally Sweet Sisters shares how family Halloween celebrations have evolved since her two daughters were diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
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Ron Santo, who played for the Chicago Cubs, was recently inducted to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and was living with type 1 diabetes. His son Jeff shares memories of his father, what the Hall of Fame induction would have meant to him, and shares details about “This Old Cub,” a documentary highlighting Ron’s life.
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Added by Laura K, Sanofi US Diabetes on October 26, 2012 at 8:23am — No Comments
A few days ago I posted on my blog The Juice Box Diaries about how I’ve struggled with self-confidence when it comes to body image. Through weight gains, losses, and a bit of an unhealthy outlook towards what it means to be beautiful, I’ve spent over 10 years dreaming of the…Continue
I feel bad that I have been gone so long. My pregnancy was very tough. Very tough. I was in the hospital for appointments between my OBGYN and my Endocrinologist 3 days a week. At 7 months, I spent four days in the hospital because of high stress and trouble controlling my sugars. I became…Continue
This post is from my blog, The Juice Box Diaries. There are several pictures that go along with it so I encourage you to pop over and see the original post if you have a chance! Also, just to preface this so you understand without the context of my site, you should know that next to…Continue
Added by Leanne on October 10, 2012 at 9:42pm — No Comments
I wrote a post on my blog The Juice Box Diaries about my experience at the Walk to Cure Diabetes yesterday in St. Louis, MO. I'd love to share that blog here, however, the original post has some great pictures that I'd love for y'all to see. So, instead I'm just going to post the link here so feel free to…Continue
Added by Leanne on October 8, 2012 at 9:59pm — No Comments
Check out the newest insulin pump! http://irunonbatteries.blogspot.com/2012/10/hump-day-pump-day-tandem-tslim.html
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The 2011 WNBA MVP, Tamika Catchings, took a few minutes to share her thoughts on setting big goals and then accomplishing them. She also chats about why diabetes advocacy is important to her, personally.
Check out our interview in our…Continue
NEw post check it out! http://irunonbatteries.blogspot.com/2012/09/kicking-diabetes-in-face.html
“It was a normal first date of getting to know each other, but since type 1 diabetes is such a big part of me, it began a ‘Diabetes 101’ for her,” said Chris Stocker.
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Added by Laura K, Sanofi US Diabetes on September 17, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Here's an update on how Nikki made out going to a cheer camp where there were no diabetes educators, lots of activity .
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Added by Julie on September 13, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments
The basic definition of type 1 development is such – the loss of insulin-producing pancreatic beta-cells, with all its implications.
However, as soon as there is talk about the underlying processes, we reach a zone of opinions and speculations. The majority of those refer to a complex interplay of the immune system, environmental factors and genetic susceptibility. A common agreement, though, is that the nature of the death of beta-cells is exceedingly complex.
One of the…Continue