Archive for August, 2012

You are not better than me… (2012-8-15)

You are not better than me if you check your child’s sugar more than I do. You are not better than me if you only feed your child organic food. You are not better than me if your A1C is a whole point lower than ours. You are not better than me if you make […]

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How dare you… (2012-8-13)

How dare you assume when my son’s blood sugars are higher than expected that it is something I am not doing. How dare you assume when my son’s blood sugars are higher than expected that it is because I am not giving insulin. How dare you assume when my son’s blood sugars are higher than […]

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This was the flip… (2012-8-8)

The flip. This diagnosis anniversary that flipped our years. My son has now had diabetes longer than not. My son was diagnosed at age 4. Four glorious, shot-free, no-carb-counting, who-cares-what-my-baby’s-sugar-is years. Fours years of tired just meaning tired. Four years of letting my baby sleep for as long as he liked. Four years of hungry […]

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