Added by Dkinsey on March 21, 2013 at 6:54am — No Comments
As our children with diabetes get older it becomes time to teach them how to recognize lows and how to be responsible at night time for testing themselves. Today's Diabetes Tidbit
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I love meeting people who are new to diabetes!! http://irunonbatteries.blogspot.com/2013/01/our-diabetes-group-welcomes-new-member.html
Added by Dkinsey on January 23, 2013 at 7:03am — No Comments
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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
Added by Dkinsey on December 12, 2012 at 7:59am — No Comments
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