I’m looking at three right here. If you had to guess at a lifetime tally, how many hours of sleep has diabetes cost you?

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Last posts in this series: mySentry Trial: Starting UpmySentry Trial: Wearing the Sensor, & mySentry Trial: The mySentry Unit

I’m still wearing my old Cozmo pump. It’s long past its warranty period. There are so many [...]

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Recent Updates Elsewhere

On February 15, 2013 By

A few fun posts this time around! Thanks for stopping by!

2/15/13 – After Thoughts: Bill King – at Diabetes Social Media Advocacy
2/15/13 – Diabetes Blog Weekly Update #20 – at Continue Reading

Rekindling Hope

On February 12, 2013 By

Hope is a strange thing for someone who has lived with diabetes for as long as I have.

It’s there.

Deep inside me somewhere.

But it’s dormant; smothered to sleep by decades of failed promises and premature excitement (usually involving cured mice).

Ed Damiano showed me something pretty amazing at the Continue Reading

A small group of people who I highly respect asked for some help in spreading a message. If any one of these folks asked me,  individually, for help, I’d not hesitate. So when they approached me collectively talking about how we could use social media for social [...]

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Today I’m hosting a guest post from Peter Smith, Account Manager at Ginger.io. They won Sanofi’s Data Design Diabetes Innovation contest in 2011, and are partnering with Sanofi to bring this interesting technology to more people living with diabetes.

Maybe the best way to explain the concept [...]

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Lots of news to spread today! Buckle up for some bullet points.

Are you near the Washington, D.C. area (Crystal City, VA, specifically)? Come to the CWD Focus on Technology regional conference and expo happening next weekend, February 1-3, 2013. Sebastien Sasseville is the keynote [...]

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I’m a bit overdue for one of these posts, so the list is long.

1/11/13 – Diabetes Blog Weekly Update #16 – at Diabetes Monitor
1/11/13 – After Thoughts: Jonny White & Oliver Brown – at Diabetes Social [...]

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Lee Ann Thill is one of my favorite people around. She is super smart and plugs into the emotional side of life with diabetes with experienced perception.  She’s been wrestling with type 1 diabetes for a long time. She get’s it.

Looking to take her smartness [...]

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I Passed Out

On January 1, 2013 By

December 24, 2012. Christmas Eve day.

I felt blessed to get in a couple hours of basketball, even on a holiday.  We played hard. I had a lot of fun, and wore myself out quickly. Blood sugars were pretty normal for most of the session, with a slight spike as I was finishing.

We got [...]

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