A T1D Night Out – Part II (Halloween)

Going Out With Diabetes

Last Friday night, Halloween, marked the opening of a new era in my life–going out with continuous glucose monitoring. Some may say So what? Big deal. I’d respond with Have you ever tested your blood sugar at the bar? Try remembering to test your blood sugar at the bar. Continue reading

Halloween Highs & Lows – Adult Content

Halloween Highs & Lows

I want to start by saying this post is filled with curse words and real emotions, so if you are easily offended – STOP reading now.  This photograph sums up my thoughts on how I feel about diabetes. My weekend was a shitshow of highs and lows and I DID NOT consume a single piece of fucking candy. I’ve created a timeline of events so you can understand how everything diabetes worked against me.

Thursday:

  • 11am – Have an incredibly stressful meeting where I could feel my blood pressure rise. I acted calmly and only broke down in the privacy of my office. Heated discussions soon followed and I took the rest of the afternoon to fester.

Friday/Halloween: Continue reading

Make No Bones About It – Amazon Has Halloween Covered

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Halloween is just around the corner and I’m willing to bet you’re scrambling to find the PERFECT costume and need to stock up on all things sugar.  Even though this particular holiday is a T1Ds worst nightmare, we want to remind you that your online purchase via DiabetesDailyGrind.com could throw a couple $$$ back our way.  We’re all about making your life easier so this friendly reminder should light a fire… you don’t want to be the laughing stock of the party or the house on the block handing out oranges.

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