Archive for April, 2010

The BBBbasics of pumping. (2010-4-26)

For a person wearing an insulin pump to help manage their Type 1 diabetes there is a lot of behind the scenes action going on all the time, 24 hours a day. At any given moment, someone wearing an insulin pump can be getting insulin from their pump from either a basal rate, a correction […]


Type 1 makes everything more difficult. (2010-4-14)

Everything. From road trips to testing in school Type 1 diabetes makes everything more difficult. Not impossible. Nothing is impossible for a person with Type 1 diabetes, but everything requires more work than a person without Type 1 diabetes. Parents embark on road trips with their children all the time. Some road trips are short, […]