Diabetic and Afraid: Trypanophobia

“I could never be a diabetic, I’m too scared of needles.” When I hear this phrase, my usual response is to laugh and smile, while in my head a sassy voice snaps back: “It’s not like I have a choice”. Don’t feel bad if you suspect these might have been your words. I have heard […]


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Diabetes and Me

You know that feeling when you wake up at three in the morning, pouring sweat, your hands shaking, and in dire need of some apple juice?  Welcome to the fun, fun world of diabetes!  For those of you who are unfamiliar with my auto-immune disease, here’s a quick run down. (For those of you already […]

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