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Go With the Flow

January 9, 2015


Let me start off by saying that it is not always easy living with diabetes.  I admit it. Diabetes can be challenging.  I have taken a ride in an ambulance due to low blood sugar on two occasions (once when pregnant).  I have had to stop mid run to eat something sugary like candy corn […]

Why My Daughter Wants To Be a Type 1 Diabetic

March 9, 2012


It’s Tuesday afternoon at 12:30pm…My cell phone rings.  Caller ID shows it is my daughters’ school.   First thought is “who is sick”? The school nurse reports that my 8 year old has a slight fever, belly ache, and shaky legs (how she describes feeling weak).  Time to pick her up. We spend several hours drinking ginger ale, eating Club […]

Living with a Diabetic Husband and Daughter

January 3, 2012


Meet Kerry. An amazing woman who lives in Singapore with her 5 year old diabetic daughter and her diabetic husband. We met via the diabetic online community, and I wanted to share her experiences and insights. Teaching us that diabetes is a part of life for some. But it is no reason to stop living. […]