Tag Archives: Insulin

I’m not perfect.

Perfection – certainly not a word used when you’re dealing with Diabetes. Back when I first started pumping, I put the “change inset” schedule on my calendar. Because, you know, you change it every 3 days and that would remind … Continue reading

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My Smart Endo

Last week’s endo appointment was quite nice. I’m beginning to feel like she’s a friend, you know the kind – the one that stands in the yard chatting with you and you just know they’re listening, really listening to you. The … Continue reading

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Let them eat cake!

I know, the quote refers to bread but I’m talking about cake. My husband was visiting relatives last week. I stayed home with the continuing (…) renovation. While there, he purchased one of my favorite cakes at a local grocery … Continue reading

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I should have… but didn’t… I will now…

I’ve been reading d-blogs for – omg – a really long time – And so, what I did the other night shouldn’t have been done but I did it. On my birthday last week, we were getting ready to cook … Continue reading

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Pop Quiz

The question for the quiz. Your blood sugar is high because ________. Select answer below. 1. Your inset is bad 2. You ate a cookie 3. Your insulin is bad 4. That’s life with d 5. Any one of several … Continue reading

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The NeverEnding Story

I remember our sons watching The NeverEnding Story. Now, I feel like I’m living it, sort of, kind of… because, I’ll be testing, counting, dosing, you know the rest, for the rest of my life. That sucks. And to be honest, … Continue reading

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Symlin, Yes or No?

Symlin… I tried it. The low, low dose (15) did nothing. But there was no nausea or other problems. Went to 30 and I could see a difference in my numbers, when I used it, but that wasn’t too often. And … Continue reading

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The Time Stealer

Today I left work and stopped at the local drug store – the only local drug store – to pick up my insulin. I’d ordered it online last night. At 4 I was there and so were many others. So … Continue reading

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