I did it! I was approved for not a Dexcom continuous glucose monitor but a Freestyle Libre . It is being ordered from the hospital in Trondheim and being sent to the hospital closest to me. The Freestyle Libre does various things but the main reason I need it is that it predicts if my… Continue reading I get a cool gizmo whozamawhatchit!
I was told I was type 2 diabetic and not type 1. The head endocrinologist came in to my room at the hospital. I had high blood sugar numbers in the 500s\28.0 and my diabetes seemed to be uncontrollable. She was very angry about me being misdiagnosed. She said to stop my insulin pump and… Continue reading Hey, I miss you. . . . insulin pump.
Waiting for an autoimmune disease diagnosis or any diagnosis can be hard. It's frustrating and can make you really anxious. The following are tips to help deal with the wait: The internet . . . . . Do not Google symptoms. Google isn't a doctor. It will just add to your anxiety since your situation… Continue reading Autoimmune Disease Wait
I used to get up very early in the morning when I was in middle school. In 7th grade I was flipping channels on television and saw there was a program for doing yoga. I was curious about it so I tried it. I stupidly did a full hour of yoga for my first time.… Continue reading My Reason to Lift and Yoga