So now where do I go?
It is now Feb 16, 2014; I have been a type II for 15 years and I am not sick of it, I am just not being the best diabetic I can be. That stinks.
What's wrong with me? I know what I am doi...more
I am back
Its been a long time, but, I am back. I had trouble getting in. I am still using yourfriendmo11, Hope to hear from you all soon. Its been a cold winter. Miss the weight buddy group....more
New Year, new Beginings
I decided to join this group in 2012, however, so much has happened since then, that I am only now getting back on track with the group.
I had several devastating happenings during the past year, tha...more
Healthy International Recipes
2 medium ampalaya (bitter gourd), de-seeded, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon olive or coconut oil
1 medium onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
2 medium tomatoes, de-seeded, chopped
Check Your Blood Pressure at Home
All I have to do is sit in my doctor’s office and I know my blood pressure will be high,” a friend of mine says. “I’m a nervous wreck waiting for more bad news!” And it...more
Healthy Living with Diabetes
Confused About Cholesterol?
Reviewed by Robert Ehrman, MD Confused about cholesterol? Unsure which fats are good and which are bad? Wondering if you can eat eggs? Well, wonder no more. We&rsquo...more
new year old diabetic
Ok I still around here on the internet but i ok been to the endo and my a1c is now 10 so the diabetic gods are not with me right now i also have been to the eye doctor and my eyes are fine I been busy...more
Good Diabetes management software
There are some very nice software available now a days to help diabetics keep a tab on their condition. I am listing a few here for other to see.
Visit to the Diabetic nurse
Yesterday morning I visited my diabetic nurse.Apparently my last blood tests results were better than before.I dont know the number as she didnt tell me.I hd to hand over the early morning urine test ...more
Another weekend over..
well have had a busy weekend, and felt quite tired.I am almost out of testing strips so unable to test much before seeing my diabetic nurse on Tuesday for some more.
I find myself running my blood su...more
Mondays here, had a good weekend?
Have had a reasonably quiet weekend,over the throat infection and no more antibiotics, just have to wait now to see if it returns or I get thrush.Yes one of the other joyful side effects of having dia...more
Fridays here... and feeling bit better
Today is Friday, and thank goodness its the end of a long week.My blood sugars seemed pretty stable yesterday,could this mean the end of the infection or is it that I have put my lantus up enough to c...more
Testing before breakfast.
I have been having trouble with my blood sugar of late.The weather has turned slightly more winterlike here in Essex where I live, and maybe that has something to do with my increased blood sugar.Or i...more
World Diabetes Day
Forgot to post this yesterday. Yesterday was a productive WDD for me!
World Diabetes Day, later today I will be presenting at the hospital where it all started for me. It's almos...more
Weight Loss Surgery Keeps Diabetes at bay longterm
Weight Loss Surgery may keep diabetes and heart woes at bay for long periods of time -- and might even reverse some disease complications, new research suggests.Researchers at the Cleveland Clinic loo...more
BD Launches BD Helping Build Healthy Communities to Expand Access and Improve Healthcare for Underserved
FRANKLIN LAKES, NJ (October 28, 2013) – BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX), a leading global medical technology company, together with Direct Relief and the National Association ...more
Walgreens Diabetes & You
November 1, 2013Spring Valley, NY USAContact: Editorial Department: email@example.comFree copies of Walgreens Diabetes & You magazine are now available in all stores.November is American Diabe...more
Just did the A1C test. Bi-annually means every two years, not twice a year. Should be semi-annually....more
It's 2:30 a.m. here and I'm wide awake. This is probably one of the lowest points in my life. I lost my daddy 2 weeks ago. The biggest part of me has accepted it and I'm grateful for...more
My life with Diabetes
I don't need to preach to the choir, but I read a posting on Facebook the other day that made me feel inspired to reach out and help where I could. I have worked in a diabetic pharmacy for the past tw...more