A voice for living well with Type 1 Diabetes

World Diabetes Day – 2022

Hello World Diabetes Day 2022!  November is diabetes awareness month … our day was started in 1991 by the International Diabetes Federation and the World Health Organization and then reinforced by the United Nations in 2006. This is all about raising awareness...

Summer has arrived and a great day to cycle, but wait …

It’s Saturday morning and the summer heat and humidity has hit Kansas City.  Was looking forward to cycling 30 miles with friends until … I woke up with a blood sugar of 320.  Crap … what to do?  Try and bolus it down with insulin?  That means active...

Chillin’ Sans Dex

My Dexcom sensor expired this past Sunday. I haven’t replaced it … it’s now Wednesday and I feel more relaxed and at ease. Blood sugars are in the background; less front stage and center. I’m one to dig into, interpret and work with data. I try to let go and have the...