Category Archives: Diabetes

Still in LOVE with my “Baby T:Slim”!….

The above Photo was taken on the day I received my T:Slim Insulin pump. I got this Insulin pump back in November, on the day before Thanksgiving. So now, for me, “T-Day” also stands for “T:Slim Day”. After these past … Continue reading

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Pay it forward…

When my CGMS transmitter died, friends on Facebook actually SENT me Dexcom and Minimed transmitters and another sent me Dexcom Sensors to get me through as I waited on Insurance. This is amazing that so many people offered help! When … Continue reading

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Accomplishments – Big And Small

Today’s topic is about accomplishments. Big and small. “We don’t always realize it, but each one of us had come a long way since diabetes first came into our life. It doesn’t matter if it’s been 5 weeks, 5 years … Continue reading

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“Memories” D-Blog week

Memories. All of us have a special memory about our time with diabetes. My biggest memories of course, have to do with the diagnosis. Belfast, N. Ireland, Sept. 09, 1984. I’d been feeling pretty crappy and finally, on that Sunday … Continue reading

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“We, The Undersigned” -D-Blog Week

With so many petitions out and about, requesting changes to anything from laws, to social norms, even getting new ‘Names’ for types of Diabetes…. There are also those having to do with medical insurance and what they will or will … Continue reading

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Well, I’ll Be….! (Update about CGMS)

When my guy was in the Army, he had a DI who was from Puerto Rico and the man’s broken English was some fodder for fun for the guys under his charge. The DI would bellow out: “HooKAY! You SUNNY BEACHES, … Continue reading

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A few days Later CGMS & the DOC…

Got a call from MM Today… They contacted me to let me know they got the info which I sent the therapy guy – my past 60 days of bg’s etc. He is actually optimistic of a new transmitter being … Continue reading

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