22 08, 2011

Saying Goodbye to Byetta

By | 2017-07-27T06:42:36+00:00 August 22nd, 2011|Diabetes Product Reviews, Medications and Type 2 Diabetes, Newly Diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes|

On Thursday, I went to my specialist and got the news that I've been waiting all summer to hear...You no longer have to take Byetta.   I've been working really hard (eating right, exercising, and taking my medication) so that by the end of summer my close relationship with Byetta would be over.  My Endocrinologist, whom I was seeing for [...]

16 08, 2011

Will you offer me your legs this easily in 30 years?

By | 2017-07-27T03:04:15+00:00 August 16th, 2011|Dealing with Others About Diabetes|

My first summer as a diabetic taught me a lot about the pressure other people put on diabetics to eat incorrectly.  I found myself at more than a few occasions where people offered me food or portions that are outside of my diet AND THEY WERE INSISTENT. Perhaps, the most common people were diabetics themselves (who eat horribly) or close [...]

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