DiabeticLifestyle Blogs

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
July 01, 2014

Being Prepared for MD Appointments

Last week, I shared a blog post about creating a health summary/history that you can keep u
June 30, 2014

When Loved Ones Aren't on the Same Page as Us...

So I've lived with Type 1 diabetes for 27 years now and have known my husband for seven of tho
June 29, 2014

Maneuvering the Airport!

I hear over and over again to be prepared. Basically, always have a back up. I personally take 3 of everything just in case.
June 25, 2014

Your Health Summary

Whether you have a chronic disease like diabetes or you're a relatively healthy person, it's a great idea to have a current health summary on your computer or in your files.
June 17, 2014

Summer is Coming!

The official first day of summer is coming this weekend, and this can mean many things for many people.
June 13, 2014

One Bad Day: 2 D's, a Low and a High

I know it's a Monday... but they aren't usually this bad!!
June 10, 2014

Taking A Mental Health Day

When we have a fever, a sore throat or the flu, most of us are pretty good about calling out sick from work and staying home to take care of ourselves.