DiabeticLifestyle Blogs

July 20, 2014

Book Review: Journey of a Diabetic

I recently picked up a book from the library by Lawrence Pray titled Journey of a Diabetic.  This isn't the typical read I usually look for, since I eat sleep and breathe diabetes eve
July 18, 2014

Darn It!! Over-Treating Lows Can Happen to the Best of Us...

Darn it!!! It happens to the best of us.
July 18, 2014

Communicating With Your Doctor

Just today, I realized that I had many things I needed to communicate to my doctor, but my next appointment isn't for another four weeks.
July 12, 2014

High Altitude Blood Sugars

Shortly after arriving in Guatemala, we went to a friend’s house for lunch and then back to the hotel.
July 12, 2014

Taking Diabetes to the Beach

Ah, summertime.  No school, no snow, and most importantly, the beach.  Or the pool.  Whichever you prefer.  I myself am a lake girl, but I love the ocean too.  But while mo
July 09, 2014

When Our Health Holds Us Back...

It's been a tough few weeks and it was a challenging 4th of July holiday weekend for me.
July 08, 2014

Following Up MD Appointments

In my last two posts, I wrote about "Being Prepared for MD Appointments
July 08, 2014

Self-Advocacy

Anybody who knows my mom knows that she is a force to be reckoned with.  When I was first diagnosed with type one diabetes at 13 months old, the first meal the nurses brought to me when I coul