Freestyle Libre Pro is an FGM (Flash Glucose Monitoring) device manufactured by Abbott. FGM helps to track blood sugar levels throughout the day and night revealing trends that help to take decisions regarding insulin and diet intake for diabetics. It … Continue reading Flash Glucose monitoring with FreeStyle Libre Pro
Last few days were marked by excessive thirst, urination, loss of weight (from 25 to 19 kgs), irregular diet and extreme exhaustion. This cold winter morning just got worse, there was nausea and vomiting that led to unconsciousness. Continue reading 13+ years of Type 1 diabetes: as published on Creatyst.com
This is a detailed article about Humalog Lispro (insulin) and HumaPen Ergo II (insulin delivery device/pen) which I have been using 3 times in a day since past 13 years. Continue reading Humalog Lispro and HumaPen Ergo II
Sometimes I meet a few diabetics who don’t want to talk about it at all. Some who don’t mention it to anyone. But I believe that sharing about it is only another way to spread awareness. Continue reading Diabetes Awareness Month 2015
This post might be useful for newly diagnosed diabetics to get to know about it from someone who has been using it since 12 years now. Continue reading My insulin regime
Funsulin has made a small video on one of the posts. Check to see the essentials in a diabetic’s bag! Continue reading What’s in a diabetic’s bag?
One bite of cake on a friend’s birthday, one lick of ice cream for the taste, measured morsels of junk food during a party and periodic intakes of carefully consumed calories. Continue reading My friend writes on diabetes: “Life on diet by default”
She is a type 1 diabetic and takes insulin shots 4 times a day. She collects empty cardboard boxes whenever she can find one. Every day when she takes a shot, she leaves the needle and lancets in one box. Continue reading How do I manage diabetes waste?
Sometimes even little things can make a huge difference. When I was back from school, he asked me every thing about the day. He did meet my teacher the next day. Continue reading Dad’s letter to my teacher for my first ‘diabetic’ day of school
The Railway Administration denied her the job only on the grounds that her condition was ‘likely’ to give rise to problems. Continue reading Diabetic’s Right to work