Monthly Archive: February, 2013

Blood Donation

Firstly, I want to start off by saying that I donate blood to my blood sugar meter 5x per day, but that is not what this post is about. There is a blood… Continue reading

Test Strip Shortage — UPDATE!

After spending hours on the phone this morning, speaking to those who work at Insult Corporation, it was brought to my attention that my test strips should have arrived in the mail already.… Continue reading

Test Strip Shortage

On Wednesday last week, I got a phone call from a representative who works for the Insulet Group, founders of the OmniPod insulin pump. They said that with new regulations and guidelines for 2013, they are offering… Continue reading

The Glucose Compartment

Better Sugar Levels

I am proud of the way my blood sugars have been behaving over the last day or two. I still can’t say it’s great, but it is a lot better than the sugar… Continue reading

Dealing with Diabetes While Being Pregnant

I read a forum a couple weeks ago about a woman, not much older then me, who is a type 1 diabetic and also about 6 months pregnant. She had been discussing whether… Continue reading

CGM’s and Controlling Blood Sugar Levels

I have been having a lot of ups and downs when it comes to my blood sugar levels. In the mornings, I always tend to have low (if not extremely low) blood sugar… Continue reading