Last year when we got our insurance cards in the mail from Humana, they also send us each a Silver Sneakers card. This was an unexpected perk for using Humana to provide our medicare advantage plan D coverage. The Silver Sneakers card allows the cardholder to join any gym for … [Read more...] about We Joined A Gym: Silver Sneakers Makes It Free Through Medicare
Type II Diabetes
Last week I had an appointment with an endocrinologist. My primary care doctor and I decided it was time for this because I have not been able to get my blood sugar down below 200 in the morning in quite a while. I had started taking a slow acting insulin before bed last summer. … [Read more...] about My Diabetes And I Visited An Endocrinologist. And A Poll For You!
I was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in January 2001. For many years after that diagnosis, I kept my blood sugar under great control, with HBa1C test results coming back at or around 6.1 every time. For those who don't know, that number should be under 6, so my blood sugar … [Read more...] about My Diabetes Is Out Of Control
As you may have noticed, I have not been writing much here in the past few months. I have wanted to but I have been so tired I can barely keep my eyes open. Even though I was sleeping ten hours are night, and then taking a three hour nap during the day, every time I sat down with … [Read more...] about If It Ain’t One Thing It’s Another…