Confession time… Talking about the emotional and mental costs of diabetes nearly left me speechless. In some places in the corresponding video, I was without words or most definitely the
The physical cost of diabetes
Warning: There may be some photos in this content that may be difficult for some viewers including photos of amputations. If you are unsure if you want to see these
The cost of type 2 diabetes
When we talk about the cost of something we typically think in financial terms. While the cost of type 2 diabetes is high in the financial area, it is high
Lower fasting blood sugars are possible
Lower fasting blood sugar readings are possible. I know they are and not just fasting, but throughout the whole day. Let’s explore it further. A New Day This morning I
Am I a failure or have I simply failed?
Failure. The word can be so devastating to our ego and our will. It can make us stop dead in our tracks. But are we really failures just because we
My Plate is it any good for a type 2 diabetic?
During my diabetes education class this week, we talked about using My Plate which is a government website that has the latest health findings to help people know what to
Can type 2 diabetes be reversed?
The question that is often asked is, “Can type 2 diabetes be reversed?” I think I have made my opinion well-known—I believe it can be reversed. However, when I went
Neuropathy revisited and cured?
I have written about neuropathy before and in all likelihood, I will write about it many times in the future. Neuropathy is a condition that causes tingling and pain as
Could this simple trick be the secret to reversing type 2 diabetes?
Could one simple trick or change be the secret to reversing type 2 diabetes? If you are anything like me, you are sick and tired of these “too good to
Give healthy foods a shot or take an insulin shot
I never had a problem with my weight until I was an adult and took a job that was a sit-down job. After that, I packed on a few pounds