Tag Archive: diabetes blog

Dealing with Diabetes is Hard Work!

April 16 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Type 1 Vs. Type 2

April 2 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Here’s to Type 2

Though type 1 and type 2 are both under the “diabetes umbrella,” it does not mean they are one in the same. I have type 1 diabetes, so a vast majority of my… Continue reading

2014 Walk to Cure Diabetes

I’ve been doing the Western NY Chapter and the Westchester County Chapter JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes since 2001. It’s that time of the year again to begin my efforts for the Western… Continue reading

Where’s my Meter?

March 12 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Spring Forward – Diabetic Style!

This whole “clock changing” thing always gets me off my normal diabetic schedule. This morning I woke up to my alarm at 7:30. I got up, got dressed and started to get ready… Continue reading

Calibrate on a Steady Trend

As this image illustrates, you can enhance your CGM sensor precision by calibrating it when on a fairly steady BG trend line. This is helpful anytime and every time you calibrate (i.e., enter… Continue reading

Countdown to None

Your support of JDRF’s plan to turn Type One into Type None has led to real progress. Because of you, research advances like these are possible. Thank you for your commitment to JDRF.… Continue reading

3 Things You Should Never Say to a Person with Diabetes

So many people say things without even thinking! When I tell people I have diabetes, certain thoughts tend to just pop out of their mouths, it can be frustrating because while those thoughts… Continue reading

Lowest Blood Sugar

Feb 19 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog! (and how did you feel? How did you act?)