Another day of mini-travel took us to every station on both branches of the Hankai Tramway that runs between Osaka and Sakai. Blood sugars excellent the whole way.
A report on my blood sugar statistics from January 1~31, 2016. Better than December in every way; I’m getting the hang of calculating insulin doses again!
Trying to avoid low blood sugars is part of diabetes, but being paranoid about it is foolish. Here’s how to have an accurate, healthy attitude towards BG checks.
If a cure for Type 1 diabetes actually is found, would you really sign up for it right away? Would you wait? Here are some questions you should consider.
Mini-traveling is when you go to an unknown place near your house at random. I went to a mountain called Takayasuyama near Osaka, Japan, and it was fantastic.
My all-David Bowie karaoke night in Osaka, Japan, in honor of rock’s most artistic voice and super cool guy. Plus a little Mott the Hoople, why not.
Just because you’ve had several good BGs in a row, don’t change your lifestyle trying to make the streak continue. Just live your life freely as always.
Review of Bluff Works travel pants, which I used on a four-plus month backpacking trip in Europe during winter. Features, sizing, weight, pricing info.
Type 1 diabetics see blood sugar numbers a lot. Here are some of my personal nicknames for different readings.
I only had a few days during December with BGs all below 190, but my average was better than November. Here are the BG stats for T1D nerds.
A list of New Year’s resolutions for Type 1 diabetics. See which ones fit you, and add your own ideas! What could you do better in the new year?
The guide to reducing the size and weight of your backpack by replacing all your toiletries with one item: Dr. Bronner’s Magic Liquid Soap.