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Novolog Results

Last week, my Endocrinologist provided a sample of Novolog so I could compare results to Humalog. I tried Novolog twenty years ago when it was the chosen (read less cost) fast acting insulin provided by my medical insurance plan.  It’s the same situation now.  Anyway,...

Endo Visit results

Doctor visits went well this week.  The first on Wednesday was more of a walk in … get the second shingles vaccine … and walk out.  Felt puny the first night, but better the next day.  The nurse said that the reaction to the second shot is usually milder...

Gratitude #6: Athletes of 60s & 70s

My childhood was all about being outside and active.  Kicking a ball onto the front face of our home’s roof and running to the backyard to catch the ball before it hit the ground.  Did that over and over.  Day after day. Elementary school graduated to recess with...

Prep for Endo Visit

This week is full of doctors visits.  Tomorrow I get the second (and final) shingles vaccine.  Not real excited as the first one had more pain that other vaccines I’ve had, including tenanus & covid.  Oh well … a little short term pain for long term...