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Tag Archive: bolus

Appreciation

If you didn’t already know, today is National Employee Appreciation Day. My company decided to send the HR staff around with a plate of cookies to show the company’s appreciation. Well, sometimes it… Continue reading

Day in the Life of a Type 1 Diabetic

It is very hard to constantly balance my normal life, and my life with diabetes. Most people don’t understand the stresses I deal with on a daily basis. Today, I would like to… Continue reading

Fall Back

If you haven’t already known, your supposed to turn your clocks back one hour tonight — which means an extra hour of sleep! Most people would be excited for this, but I am not so much. What could that extra hour do to my blood sugar level?

I’m not a Robot

Last night, my fiance and I tried to play matchmaker. He had brought a single guy friend, and I brought a single girl friend to go out to dinner. She is also a… Continue reading

Insulin Resistance — Part 2

On Wednesday, I wrote a post on Insulin Resistance that you can read here: https://iamatype1diabetic.wordpress.com/2014/01/08/insulin-resistance/ Read that article first before reading on… because this is part two… the scary part! So I explained… Continue reading

Insulin Resistance

I changed my pod (insulin pump/infusion site) last night… and today has been an aweful day! I woke up with a higher-than-normal blood sugar level of 210 mg/dL. I gave myself insulin, decided… Continue reading

A Not-So-Good Night’s Sleep

Firstly, Happy Father’s Day to all the dads and dads-to-be out there! Now, back to my topic, a not-so-good nights sleep. Last night before going to bed, my fiancé had one of his friends… 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