Monthly Archive: March, 2014

Here’s to Type 2

Though type 1 and type 2 are both under the “diabetes umbrella,” it does not mean they are one in the same. I have type 1 diabetes, so a vast majority of my… Continue reading

If Diabetics Ran the World

March 19 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes

I’ve been doing the Western NY Chapter and the Westchester County Chapter JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes since 2001. It’s that time of the year again to begin my efforts for the Western… Continue reading

How To Use Dexcom & Site Change

Drum roll please… I finally created a video on how to use the Dexcom G4 CGM, and how to change it’s site. This is the new Dexcom G4 System.. and how to put… Continue reading

Where’s my Meter?

March 12 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Spring Forward – Diabetic Style!

This whole “clock changing” thing always gets me off my normal diabetic schedule. This morning I woke up to my alarm at 7:30. I got up, got dressed and started to get ready… Continue reading

2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes

We are taking steps to help JDRF achieve its goal of improving the lives of all people affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) by accelerating progress on the most promising opportunities for curing,… Continue reading

You Are to Young

March 5 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Calibrate on a Steady Trend

As this image illustrates, you can enhance your CGM sensor precision by calibrating it when on a fairly steady BG trend line. This is helpful anytime and every time you calibrate (i.e., enter… Continue reading

Abbott Freestyle Test Strips Recall

Over the last few days, I’ve been receiving FedEx notes on the door. They keep coming at times when I am working…. but yesterday I was off. My fiance and I live in… Continue reading