Monthly Archives: April 2013

Diabetes Control – Then and Now

The other day, I had a lengthy conversation with my dad, about me and my diabetes when I was a kid.  You see, I’ve become friends with some mom’s who have type 1 diabetic children, and when they post stories … Continue reading

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Why Am I A Diabetes Advocate?

You’ve probably noticed my tagline on one of my profiles, or here on my blog.  It says “Don’t die like I did . . . ”  Why would I use such a strong tagline?  Well, because it gets your attention … Continue reading

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Dexcom Review: Trusting the Dexcom G4

This is my 6 month Dexcom review of the G4 continuous glucose monitor (CGM).  To get straight to the point, I think every diabetic should have a Dexcom G4 CGM.  One thing that we’re told when we get any CGM … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Blood Glucose Software?!

Yes, the new Samsung Galaxy S4 will have an app called “S Health” that includes blood glucose software for monitoring your blood sugars, and get this, it will import those readings from select blood glucose meters!  I can’t even convey … Continue reading

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Video: Benefits of Dexcom G4 Insertion vs. Medtronic Guardian

I wanted to share a video review of why I like the Dexcom G4 and it’s insertion, over the Medtronic Guardian.  The basic reason I like the Dexcom insertion over the Medtronic is because the Medtronic has such a huge … Continue reading

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Diabetes vs Cancer

*sigh*  This blog will be full of emotions and feelings that you may not want to experience.  Tears were shed writing it.  Just wanted to let you know before you keep reading. Diabetes vs cancer.  I’ve lost 2 uncles and … Continue reading

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Health Benefits of Disc Golf for Diabetes

There are many health benefits to playing disc golf.  Those who know me, know of my love for disc golf.  Some of you may not have heard about disc golf yet, but you’ll know a little about it by the … Continue reading

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