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Tag Archive: insulin injections

Why Do We Celebrate World Diabetes Day?

World Diabetes Day is a day to address issues facing the global diabetes community and is also is Sir Frederick Banting’s birthday. In case you’re not familiar, Banting and his assistant Charles Best co-discovered insulin in the 1920’s. They were both extremely important pioneers in diabetes research.

Grinds My Gears

September 23rd “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

It’s Not Fun for me Either

March 11th “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

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

Frozen Insulin

February 4th “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Improving Lives. Curing Type 1 Diabetes!

Have you ever wondering what your donation to JDRF actually does? Every year (well, twice per year), I do the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes in Western New York (Buffalo) and Westchester County (North… Continue reading

The Highs and Lows

Yesterday was a rough day for me being a diabetic. There were highs, and lows, and almost no “in-betweens.” It was a hot summer day, hot, sticky, muggy, “I can’t breathe,” kinda day… 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

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