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Toujeo or not to jeo?

Yes folks we have a new insulin and the best best news is that it is priced affordable – R590 SEP for a long acting insulin that almost guarantees NO hypos!!! 173 more words

Stop carb cravings & lose pounds effortlessly | Myo-Inositol & Berberine

“Can I order two desserts instead of dinner?” I often pleaded as a child.

My indulgent request was never granted, but the temptation has persisted my entire life. 1,280 more words

Can Diet Soda CAUSE Diabetes?

Another study suggests artificial sweeteners can increase one’s susceptibility to getting diabetes.

Research led by Dr. Brian Hoffman from the Medical College of Wisconsin and Marquette University, looked at rats who were fed artificial sweeteners and found they had changes in their fat and energy metabolism such that fat levels increased and protein was instead broken down to provide much-needed fuel.  1,002 more words

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Your pancreas is NOT dead

You’ve probably said it. And I’m also guilty of saying, “My pancreas is dead”. But is it true?

NO.

Even though type 1 diabetics essentially cannot produce enough insulin to live, it doesn’t mean that the organ that produces it, the pancreas, is dead. 305 more words

Insulin

Diabetes Reusable Insulin Pen Market 2017 Global Industry Key Players and Forecast To 2022

Diabetes Reusable Insulin Pen Market is likely to reach more than US$ 3 Billion across the ten major markets (10MM) of the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom, Japan, China, India and Brazil by the year end of 2022. 346 more words

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Intersectionality and T1D

I’m back! Sorry for it being so long, just been dealing with some serious education stuff.

Today, I wanted to write about intersectionality, and specifically how I think T1D plays into it. 615 more words

Reflections

Freestyle libre and diabetes convos

I’ve actually forgotten how to write since it’s been 3 months since I’ve written a blog post. This one is prompted by meeting a random woman at a university ball and dragging my friend over to talk to her after noticing a freestyle libre sensor on her arm. 893 more words