Once a Zen master just set down to pronounce a sermon, when outside a bird started to sing. The master did not say a word and everybody listened to it.
When the bird stopped singing the…
I originally posted this to my Blogger account (TamraGarcia.blogspot.com) on Feb 20, 2014.
On February 18th I had the first of , hopefully, only three eye surgeries. These surgeries are…Blog The Straw, Best Invention Ever! 2 Likes Live Interview with Dr. Osama Hamdy, Co-Auth… event Live Interview with Dr. Osama Hamdy, Co-Auth… 2 Likes Diabetes: diabetics make this disease what it
I spend an awful lot of time reading the posts of fellow diabetics here on Facebook. To share how we feel intimately, then stand back and view from a global level; well things have been frantic…Blog Diabetes: diabetics make this disease what it 4 Likes Complications
In Diabetic forecast this month there is a cool little note titled…Blog Complications 3 Likes A1C Results today! 6.9% W00T!!!!
I'm soo excited, today I got my first A1C since I've gotten a new pump and a dexcom!
The nurse was shocked to see that it went from 10.9 to 6.9 ... she almost thought that something was…Blog A1C Results today! 6.9% W00T!!!! 4 Likes
This post is from my blog, Blood Drops & Braille Dots. If you enjoy it, please check out…Blog A Glimpse of Low Vision 3 Likes Ten (10) things I have learned about being di
Ten (10) things I have learned about being diabetic in the past 40 years!!
I was reflecting in chat the other day…Blog Ten (10) things I have learned about being di 6 Likes Top 10 Reasons Why Diabetics Hate Dieticians My latest ramblings about Hope Warshaw have go me thinking about Dieticians, and specifically Registed Dieticians and the American Dietetic Association. I've met many dieticians and almost universal… Discussion Top 10 Reasons Why Diabetics Hate Dieticians 6 Likes The Tipping Point on Nutrition Advice Concer… This month is a bit of a landmark. In my view there has been an ongoing accumulation of evidence that traditional views of the nutrition "experts" concerning dietary fat have been flawed. This month… Discussion The Tipping Point on Nutrition Advice Concer… 3 Likes Yesterday I spent the whole day planting a v…
Yesterday I spent the whole day planting a very small garden. The weather was hot and steamy. I had to rest a lot. By the time the plants were in I was all heated up and that seemed to put an end…Blog Yesterday I spent the whole day planting a v… 2 Likes
Those are the letters I have written on my diabetes case. It stands for "Left foot, right foot, heart attack, death" That is the most common set of diabetic complications for people…
I have to remind myself sometimes that diabetes is a disease.
Not just an inconvenience, or an annoyance, but a disease. But in a sense, it's not the worst disease, and it can be managed to…Blog Diabetes...not the best, not the worst 2 Likes Diabetes Dream Device Wildcard
Diabetes Dream Device Wildcard
I am going to go off script to write a blog…Blog Diabetes Dream Device Wildcard 2 Likes add to discussion By the way, I am T1Diabetic, diagnosed last summer with DKA. My glucose number was 1141. God in His mercy spared me. I am 58 years old. Discussion add to discussion 1 Like What Brings Me Down - Wednesday 5/14
What Brings Me Down - Wednesday 5/14
What Brings Me Down - Wednesday 5/14
To spite diabetes, I carry on
Liberty lost, I wandered on, for I had not a choice. What has been taken wont be restored, but is that really a curse?
So the big question is what brings me…
Is that a 56 year old man from Indiana carrying a purse?
Is that a 56 year old man from Indiana carryi
What is Next? (Blog 200 of 200)
Why yes it is! Ok so…
What is Next?
(Blog Number 200 of…Blog What is Next? (Blog 200 of 200) 2 Likes