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This was an answer on today’s episode of Jeopardy. Category: “Can I live without you?” Answer: (MY answer: Yep, been living without mine for over 20 years now, Alex.)
For some reason, it seems to be a common occurrence for us diabetics to go low while shopping. I used to think it was just me, but I’ve read enough blogs now to see that it happens to a lot … Continue reading
Prompt for today’s DBlog post: Just like in the movie, today we’re doing a swap. If you could switch chronic diseases, which one would you choose to deal with instead of diabetes? I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in … Continue reading
Today’s prompt: We don’t always realize it, but each one of us has come a long way since diabetes first came into our life. It doesn’t matter if it’s been 5 weeks, 5 years or 50 years; you’ve done something … Continue reading
Wait .. those are droids not robots. Same difference, though, right? People keep asking me how I’m doing with the lack of sleep from being up with the twins all the time. And what I have realized is that in … Continue reading
Wow I am so far behind in posting …. sorry ’bout that, but things have been a bit crazy in our household … we had our baby boys on April 16th and everyone is doing great! More on that later… … Continue reading
One thing that some people might not know about a pregnant PWD, is the placenta (in my case two) gives off a hormone that makes you insulin resistant … so last week when I started waking up out of the … Continue reading
So I’ve had something happening lately that I don’t recall happening before with my pump … and wondered if anyone else sees this with their own pumps? Since I’m pregnant, and quickly nearing the day when we’ll get to meet … Continue reading
Is it just me, or is the Novolog box about twice as big as it needs to be?