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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

Over-Treating a Low

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… Continue reading

Relationships & Diabetes.. Who is Negatively Effected?

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… Continue reading

Stress & Diabetes

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… Continue reading

Bruised by a1C

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… Continue reading

Lucky Number 36

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… Continue reading

The a1C Results Are In!

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… Continue reading