Category Archive: Diabetes Unsorted

Happy Holidays and a Year-End SDP Update

Dear JDRF Advocates: As the year comes to a close, we wanted to update you one last time. This week, the Senate will close out its legislative work for 2013 and, like the… Continue reading

All The Best in 2014

  So I know, I am a little late on wishing you all a Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa but it is not to late for New Years!!! Here’s me… Continue reading

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

World Diabetes Awareness Month

So today is November 1st — and I can’t believe it’s November already! But hey, did you know that November is National Diabetes Awareness Month? I’ve been a diabetic for 15+ years, and… Continue reading

Endo Appointments & The “Kid” Talk

Since it’s that time of the year, I made an appointment with my endocrinologist to get my flu shot. I just want to firstly say, I love this endocrinologist… and he really does… Continue reading

Where to Wear an Insulin Pump

One of my close friends, after a good 5 years, decided to get an insulin pump. After asking me so many questions about pumps, and the OmniPod, she decided to follow in my… Continue reading

What’s Inside The Diabetes Bag?

I recently got an email from a teenage girl who was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Yes, type 2 diabetes is different then type 1 diabetes, but it is still diabetes and we… Continue reading

Diabetes on Pinterest

I love Pinterest, and have more recently been following a lot of boards that pertain to diabetes. I actually created a board of my own called I am a Type 1 Diabetic  and… Continue reading

A Memorable Diabetes Day

Since I was on vacation last week, and have had quite a bit of things going on, I somehow missed this whole “Diabetes Blog Week” event that happened. I am sorry, but I… Continue reading

Car Wash to Benefit JDRF

Yesterday, thankfully, turned out to be a very nice day. We had a car wash to benefit my team Calla’s Crusaders in the 2013 Walk to Cure Diabetes. I just wanted to share… Continue reading