Type 1 Diabetes

Two weeks feels like 2 years

Joey has been home sick, something that has happened a lot this month.  First he sprained his ankle, which accompanied a sinus infection, next he complained of his tooth being loose and hurting,  a week later he’s feeling nauseous.  This kind of thing shouldn’t  happen to one kid in a two week period, or to his… Continue reading Two weeks feels like 2 years

Type 1 Diabetes

Borderline Hoarder of Diabetes Supplies

Truth is,  I sometimes think of myself as a Hoarder of “diabetes supplies.”   When I think about the unthinkable, which would be a huge catastrophe of some kind, one that would prevent us from being able to get Joey’s insulin,  I get a sick feeling.   Let’s face it, without insulin, my child would… Continue reading Borderline Hoarder of Diabetes Supplies