Tag Archives: Advocacy

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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“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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CGMS and the D.O.C.

D.O.C. in this case stands for “Diabetes Online Community”. For those who are familiar with type 1 and in many cases of Type 2 diabetes, taking exogenous insulin or some forms of medication to lower one’s blood glucose can result … Continue reading

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I Got a Rupture of a WHAT?

Simply walking down my own hallway last Wednesday morning, I felt what I could best describe at a guitar string snapping within my calf muscle. It HURT! If I tried to bear weight on the right leg, it felt like … Continue reading

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We Never Know What We Have.

Today, on Twitter, I was chatting with people and a few would say how they wish they could have a lot of time off from work. “I’m tired” or “My supervisor has it in for me” or “I’m Bored!” Mainly, … Continue reading

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Can they READ? Another denial!

This is a bit tedious. Is this indicative of the failing scholastic system in the USA? Or is it just for those in higher up Government positions? Can they actually READ? In the mail today, I received another denial letter … Continue reading

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Do Doctors listen… Really?

Recently, at my last appointment in August, I was speaking with my Endocrinologist. We were discussing my insulin pump and I did point out to him that since my cataract operation, I was finding my Minimed Revel pump hard to … Continue reading

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