Monthly Archive: May, 2013

Blood sugar madness!

So last week I was complaining of higher than normal blood sugar levels… And I believed it was due to stress. Well, now I’ve completed my papers, walked across that stage at graduation, and… Continue reading

I’m not Perfect

I am certainly not the most perfect diabetic out there, nor do I do claim to be! I mess up my sugars, I don’t eat 100% perfectly, and I don’t wash my hands before checking… Continue reading

Omnipod Occlusion while Priming

Last night I was changing my Omnipod, and had this weird little thing happen. I got a occlusion during the priming period? How does that work exactly? I am aware that not that… Continue reading

How to Deal With the Stress

It is finals week, so I have to admit I am especially stressed out this week. I have been noticing that I’ve had higher than normal blood sugars over the last couple weeks,… Continue reading

Walk to Cure Diabetes

As many of you may already know, I participate every year in the Buffalo Walk to Cure Diabetes and the Westchester Walk to Cure Diabetes. Both walks help raise funds to find a… Continue reading

New Dexcom G4

I have been receiving a lot of emails from Dexcom advising me to upgrade to the new G4 system from my Seven Plus system. That is great, and I would absolutely love to,… Continue reading

Can Diabetics Donate Blood?

We had a blood drive at my church last week, and I called Red Cross to see if I was allowed to donate. The person I spoke to said yes, as long as… Continue reading