I got an insulin pump!

I just got my first insulin pump. This morning I worked with a rep from Roche to setup my ACCU-CHEK Combo. I'm anxious and excited. Anxious because using and insulin pump requires more care than using insulin pens. I've used insulin pens for almost eight years. Change is sometimes scary. But I'm excited to be…

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BG Testing 98, 83, 72 ... I hate it!

Let me open with this: I HATE TESTING MY BLOOD GLUCOSE (BG)! I've had diabetes (I'm Type 1.5/LADA) for several years now.  I'm okay with taking insulin injections several times a day.  I wouldn't mind not doing it but of all the diabetes related things I deal with, taking a shot is the least annoying. …

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