Insurance drives me nuts. It's so very frustrating that I can hardly stand it sometimes! As I approach my 25th year anniversary of dealing with diabetes, the game has become more mental than anything. I feel that I know how to use the tools that … [Continue reading] about And I actually PAY for this?
Does anyone have any recommendations for diabetes tracking software that works on a Pocket PC? I have been using DiabeticPIM for a long time, and for the most part, really like it. It has most everything I need, and I found the food database to be … [Continue reading] about Diabetes Software for Pocket PC?
High blood sugars are very hard to "detect" without doing a test. For most people there are not many symptoms - unless it is VERY high, where you just feel bad all around. I spoke a little bit about getting hungry when I'm around 200 (normal is … [Continue reading] about Symptoms of High Blood Sugars?
I've been using an insulin pump for a while now. Those that are familiar with pumps know that you need to change your infusion sets every 3 days or so. The "guidelines" say you should do it in the morning, with the logic being if there is a … [Continue reading] about Insulin Pumps, Infusion Set Changes & Timing
This is the kanji symbol for crisis. It is composed of two symbols, one is "danger", the other is "opportunity". Danger & Opportunity. This symbol & translation touch me in a certain way. Diabetes is definitely a crisis, and can be … [Continue reading] about Crisis (Danger & Opportunity)