It's summer!! I mean it really is finally summer! Some areas have been enjoying great weather for a bit but where I live--well, I kind of wondered if summer was ever going to show up. Now that it is really here, let's talk about a few tips for managing diabetes in the summer months. Keep … [Read more...] about Tips for Managing Diabetes in the Summer
Blue candles signal loss for people with diabetes
When blue candles are posted on social media profiles, the hearts of those of us in the diabetes community stop. Blue candles for people with diabetes are symbols used to mourn someone who has died. Sadly, we seem to see these images pop up too often across the online community. Social … [Read more...] about Blue candles signal loss for people with diabetes
Kevin Kline is a parent of a person with diabetes
Kevin Kline is not just a great actor, who can forget "The Big Chill" or "A Fish Called Wanda". He is also a father of a person with type 1 diabetes. Kevin Kline's now adult son Owen was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was a child. In 2011, Mr. Kline spoke to the American Congress … [Read more...] about Kevin Kline is a parent of a person with diabetes
My teacher tried taking away my insulin pump!
"Mom! My teacher tried taking away my insulin pump away today.""What?????""Yeah, I was in class and my pump went off. I had a low battery so I took it out to turn off the alarm. She walked by and said I'll take that!""What did you do?""I said, No problem but its kind of attached!""What did she … [Read more...] about My teacher tried taking away my insulin pump!