Tag Archives: Doctors

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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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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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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Things I have Learned on T:Slim

Seems the T:Slim delivers insulin in a slightly different manner than some other pumps. I have myself noticed that a reduction across the board of my Basal-rates were in order.  Before, on my other Insulin Pump, I was on 1.30 … 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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Not sure I like the new way

I’m trying to log in to my Sugarbeat blog to add a post, but the ‘Remember me’ did not work. The look is totally different here now, so I’m a bit disappointed my ease of signing in is apparently gone. … 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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