Getting your ass whipped by Type 1: finding a cure for 50p

So it feels like diabetes is kicking my ass at the moment. My type one warrior is having more than her share of bad luck. Recent tests have shown that she is showing complications with…

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My daughters future: Impotence, Nephropathy, and Retinopathy

Honestly, I just want to cuddle you and tell you it is going to be ok, don’t worry, we can fix it. But I can’t. This year I have read multiple stories of kids dying…

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Diabetic Days… High as a Kite

Some days you just have to laugh. Because, if not, the alternative is fairly miserable. Today I am rocking the death by diabetes look.  I crawled into bed early last night after rather exuberant birthday…

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Will she wake up?

I was asked today if my daughter had the “serious kind” of diabetes. It is a question we have been asked before, and I always struggle to answer. Am sure all Type 2 diabetics take…

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Diabetes: Just imagine for a second….

Just imagine with me for a moment if you will. Imagine your child in front of you, and a doctor at your side.  The doctor tells you that your child’s lungs are starting to give…

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