Tested 42, grabbed a handful of glucose tablets, but with 3+ units still on board I headed to a nearby McDonald's. I really should have stopped driving, but I didn't feel that I had enough stuff in the car to pull me through the low with all that … [Continue reading] about Never Go To The Grocery Store When Hungry, and Never Go To McDonald’s When Low
Monday nights are great for me. I do a little bit of karate, then go play basketball for about an hour and a half. I wore my heart rate monitor during basketball tonight. We usually play full court, but we were short on guys tonight and just … [Continue reading] about Here’s to Basketball, Exercise and Almost Forgetting My Pump At The Gym…
My two-year old daughter is sick, and was running one heck of a fever last night (103.1). Needless to say she was very uncomfortable, and didn't sleep much. I think I MIGHT have gotten a grand total of about 45 minutes of sleep all night. So, I'm … [Continue reading] about Damn, what a day!
I would love to learn about exactly what is going on inside my body when my blood sugars are not in range. I have really started trying to tune into what I feel like when things are not exactly where I want them to be. Most of this is due to a … [Continue reading] about Blood Sugars, Highs & Lows
I have been using/wearing an insulin pump for somewhere between 8-10 years (I can't keep track of when I started). It is my opinion that the pump may be the best tool available for tight control of diabetes. Of course, the pump is not for … [Continue reading] about Pros & Cons of Pumping