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I am a Type 1 Diabetic
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We all want a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). The fact is, to find life-changing results for ourselves and people all over the world living with T1D, we need to study the human pancreas. That is why JDRF organized and dedicated significant funding to…
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How low can you go? Depending on your body, and your tolerance, will depend on how low your blood sugar can go before it becomes a scary, unpredictable path to be on. Drinking, dorming and being in college where some pretty scary times in my life with…
How Low Can You Go?
How Low Can You Go?
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Although Type 1 Diabetes is a manageable life condition, we all need to find a little bit of humor in in too! Here is a list of things that only people with diabetes, both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, would be able to relate to! Managing diabetes is a…
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Since having the twins, I’ve become concerned for their future. What if something were to ever happen? How would my family survive? These concerns become a reality when applying for health insurance. Take a look at this guest post by Diabetes Life…
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Being a brand new mom, living with type 1 diabetes, and how the childbirth can screw with blood glucose/sugar levels.
Attack of the Postpartum Lows
Attack of the Postpartum Lows
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We are pregnant. With twins. Adjusting to pregnant life with T1D doesn’t have to be stressful... you just need to know what you are up against.
Pregnancy News!
Pregnancy News!
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Today I received a very disturbing email from Juvenile Diabetes Cure Alliance (JDCA). They recently did a survey to identify the main reasons people within the T1D community participate in diabetes fundraising walks. They found that the majority of people…
Why We Walk for T1D
Why We Walk for T1D
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This post is intended for ages 18 and up as it references adult only activities. Having sex while having diabetes can be a little awkward, especially when its with someone knew or your first time with a insulin pump or CGM device. The first time I ever…
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You may have seen some older posts about what your a1c should be while trying to conceive, diabetes & pregnancy, and others about the chances of my children actually developing t1d too. Well, those were posted around the time that my husband and I started…
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Driving while living with Type 1 Diabetes can be a very frightful thing. I remember back to the days when I first got my license. I was super scared to hit the curb or the car in front of me… Let alone worry about what my blood sugar were doing. At that…
Blood Sugars Behind the Wheel
Blood Sugars Behind the Wheel
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