Tag Archives: health

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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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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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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A little history on my eyes

I started to get questions posted to me from Twitter followers and realized that not everyone will actually know me. Yes, I’ve mentioned a lot of it in posts, but many folks missed the main detailss about why I have … Continue reading

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