Tag Archive: Health

Does $1 Make a Difference?

I am sure I am not the only one out there who hates the people who beg for money… especially when they say that money is going towards _Blah, Blah, Blah___! Who cares,… Continue reading

A Cure for Diabetes?!

Researchers in South Florida are taking a huge leap in finding a cure for Diabetes.  They’re unveiling a new bio-engineered organ that might be the key to getting people off of insulin. Scientists… Continue reading

College Life with Diabetes

I recently read a forum about a Type 1 Diabetic, High School Senior, who is going away to college in the fall. She wanted more insight as to what college life is like… Continue reading

What is a Type 1 Diabetic?

Lots of questions have been floating around on my youtube channel recently about diabetes and how I manage it. Well, what really is the difference between a type 1 diabetic and a type 2… Continue reading

Low Blood Sugar Nightmares

It is very apparent that low blood sugar levels are the worse… but the ones in the middle of the night are even worse. I am not the type who usually wakes up when these… Continue reading

Test Strip Shortage

On Wednesday last week, I got a phone call from a representative who works for the Insulet Group, founders of the OmniPod insulin pump. They said that with new regulations and guidelines for 2013, they are offering… Continue reading

Dealing with Diabetes

This video shows how some of us deal with having type 1 diabetes. It can be extremely difficult sometimes, but somehow you learn how to manage.

Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitor

This instructional video shows you how to set up a continuous glucose monitor (CGM) called Dexcom. At the end of the video, you will see how the CGM shows a diabetic where their… Continue reading

Sugar Free Holidays

With the Holidays upon us, this may be a difficult time for the diabetics in your household. Everyone wants some sweet treats, especially when everyone around you is eating those “no-no” sweet treats.… Continue reading

Smoking with Diabetes

So I have been slowly cutting down on that 1 pack of ciggs a day, and now I have gotten to 2 ciggs per day! That’s great, right? Well, according to non-smokers and the… Continue reading