Monthly Archive: November, 2013

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month

Throughout November, JDRF supporters like myself worked hard to increase awareness of the critical need for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research dollars and to step up advocacy efforts to continue federal funding for that… Continue reading

Holiday Survival Guide

Thursday, November 28 Holiday Survival – Here’s the American Diabetes Association’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays. What’s your survival tip? Do you avoid carbs, fats, or family members? Well it is Thanksgiving — the… Continue reading

That Funny Smell

November 27 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog! I have lots more on my Pinterest Board.

Holiday Travel With Diabetes

The pilgrims traveled for 66 days to make it to the “new world.” Do you travel for Thanksgiving or other holidays? What tricks or tips do you use to navigate airport crowds, traffic-filled… Continue reading

For Every American Who Tried to Buy ObamaCare

November 20 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog! I have lots more on my Pinterest Board.

Type 1 Diabetes Video Game — The Magi and The Sleeping Star

There is a new video game being developed by a fellow type 1 diabetic called The Magi and The Sleeping Star. It’s a 3rd person action adventure game where the main protagonist must correctly balance… Continue reading

Questions to a Diabetic

November 16 FAQ – What question do you get asked the most when you tell someone you have diabetes? Do you use any of these opportunities to help teach about diabetes, or do… Continue reading

Friends & Family Friday

November 15 “Friends & Family Friday” – Research shows that diabetes has a genetic component: Who in your family or circle of friends has diabetes? I’ve heard this genetic question a few too… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday

November 13 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog! This was an easy one. I have lots more on my Pinterest Board.  

Diabetes Routine

November 11 Veteran’s Day – Veterans Day marks end of World War 1 in 1918 on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. Is there something you do every… Continue reading