February is National Heart Month. This article was written by Dr. Chad Larson, NMD, DC, CCN, CSCS. His aim is to help anyone who either has diabetes (or another autoimmune issue), or heart health issues understand the important connections between diabetes, … [Read more...] about Examining The Link Between Diabetes, Autoimmunity and Heart Disease for American Heart Month
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Back in November, I wrote about Fabgrandpa and I going for sleep studies. That started a round of about a hundred doctor visits for us that included me going to a cardiologist. The cardiologist did a gazillion tests, and found nothing wrong with my heart. That is a … [Read more...] about Tomorrow We Get Our BiPap Machines
For individuals with type 1 diabetes and some individuals with type 2 diabetes, getting the correct amount of insulin your body needs is one of the most important ways to manage blood glucose levels. Monitoring blood glucose levels and administering insulin is a necessary … [Read more...] about What Factors Affect How My Body Absorbs Insulin?
I have been wanting to make a pretty bag for a diabetes supply case for quite some time. The problem has been that I could not find a pattern for what I wanted. So, after exhausting all the searches on Google, I decided to just try to make one. This version needs some work. … [Read more...] about Diabetes Supply Case: A New Sewing Project
this post has affiliate links Yes, it's that time again, where I got to go and get stuck in poor veins that roll, and give up my blood for the lab tests that dictate my life. I was afraid the doctor was going to yell at me, which he has a reputation for doing if you aren't … [Read more...] about Diabetes: My Three Month Follow Up With The Endocrinologist