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I am a T1 D-Hero are you?

I am guessing that you are as well if you are here am I right?

Well I am here to help! 156 more words


Good carbs, bad carbs … SMART CARBS! The carbohydrate that will make your ketogenic diet more effective and sustainable!

There is a mistake that low-carb-eaters make that leads to the most common complaints about going on a low-carbohydrate diet: fatigue and constipation. They think that they need to eliminate every carbohydrate source in their diets. 1,816 more words


A Change-Up

So I’m pretty excited about this. A few days ago I wrote about my recent disgust with my own optimistic attitude about diabetes, even though that attitude is what has pulled me through over the past nine years. 579 more words

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My Love-Hate Relationship With My CGM

Before we jump into this post I’d just like to say that I don’t mean to sound ungrateful for this amazing technology. I know many people don’t have access to CGMs that would kill to have them, and hopefully in the future everyone who wants one has access to one. 455 more words

Diabetes Online Community

A Day without “D”

When talking about the anniversary of my T1D diagnosis, a well-meaning friend suggested I should spend the day eating really well all day, then just eat junk food all night. 644 more words

Type 1 Diabetes

Afrezza: a first-person account

Mikep at TuDiabetes.org has started taking Afrezza, the inhaled insulin and he’s sharing his experiences.

So far so good.


Why Can't I Fall Asleep?

Insomnia can be one of the most frustrating conditions to deal with. And while not all cases of sleep disturbances fall under this overused and often incorrectly utilized label, when you are sleep deprived you know it, and end up suffering on numerous physiologic fronts far beyond simply feeling tired. 747 more words

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