Yesterday I was running around at work, hadn’t eaten much lunch, and of course my blood sugar level dropped. I checked before leaving work, and knew I needed to get something to eat — stat! It was a nice day, and I knew I could get something with sugar, so I decided on a milkshake! Yum… sometimes… Continue reading Over-Treating a Low
I just read an article about how type 1 diabetes negatively effects your intimate relationship! (Click here to read what article I am talking about.) “Type 1 diabetes negatively impacts patients and their partners.” In my opinion, diabetes does effect your relationship. I am fortunate enough to have a boyfriend who is not only… Continue reading Relationships & Diabetes.. Who is Negatively Effected?
If you haven’t realized, I haven’t been posting on my lovely little blog too often lately. Why is that you might ask? Well I am currently in the last few weeks of my senior year of college, and I am stressing out about how much work I have to accomplish! I know what your thinking,… Continue reading Stress & Diabetes
So last week you heard me complain about how much it unusually hurt when I got my blood drawn for the a1C. Well, no freaking wonder! Look what it has turned to now?! Yes, today is just a day of complaints. It is absolutely gorgeous outside, and I’m stuck in the office looking out the window at… Continue reading Bruised by a1C
The last two mornings, I have woken up with a blood sugar level of 36mg/dL! Scary, yes I know! But, at least I woke up. Was just thinking I should probably play that number in the lottery or something, because how often do you have the exact same number two days in a row? Rarely.… Continue reading Lucky Number 36
Yesterday was a hectic day, but I did have the time to run to my Endocrinogist appointment, and I wasn’t yelled at! Phew, that is always a good feeling that I am doing something right! (Well not right, but good enough). Our discussion went very well, and he said that he is going to work… Continue reading The a1C Results Are In!
I was talking with a diabetic friend of mine today. She is looking into getting back on the pump, and had some questions for me regarding the OmniPod. First off, there seems to be a false idea that pods fail very often. Yes, I have had my fair share of pods that have failed, but… Continue reading YAY! A Slimmer OmniPod!