A voice for living well with Type 1 Diabetes

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...

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...

Joslin 50th Medalist Visit

As my 50th milestone with type 1 neared, I mentioned it to my endocrinologist. He smiled and said, “That’s a great start!” My sister shared it with the pediatric endo (he’s a friend) that treats her son. His response was more in line with mine, “Oh wow… what a...