search
top

Type 1 Diabetic Blogs – Latest Posts from the Web

You are NOT alone. This page is a useful tool for browsing the latest blog posts being made by type 1 diabetics across the web. In the main column, read updates from type 1 diabetes blogs and use the left side of the page to access each type 1 diabetic blogger’s profile and their latest blog posts.
*Note:  MevsDiabetes does not necessarily endorse the opinions found in the posts shown here or on the corresponding web sites. Suggest a blog.
Spouses of Type 1s (6)Ashley
Read the latest posts from:
The Delicate Balance

Lilly
Read the latest posts from:
Wife of Type 1 Diabetic

S
Read the latest posts from:
Day to Day With a Diabetic

Sandy
Read the latest posts from:
A Diabetic Spouse

Suzi
Read the latest posts from:
Laughter and Tears

Tom’s Wife
Read the latest posts from:
Wife of a Diabetic 2

Show Posts From:  All Blogs | Type 1 Blogs | Parents of Type 1s | Spouses of Type 1s

Latest Blog Posts
Tom's Wife

11-13-2014
Tom’s Wife
November 2014 Update
Seeing DW’s recent update inspired me to do the same.  My life during the past 14 months has been crazy!  I have experienced so many surgeries in a single year — all but two unrelated (I had to have a second surgery on my ankle) — well its enough to challenge anyone.  meanwhile,… Read More
Ashley

8-1-2014
Ashley
Let’s Talk About Sex….
Listen, I’m as private about my sex life as the next person… it’s taken me a long time to blog about it because it’s something I don’t feel needs to be shared widely on a regular basis!  However, lately I’ve realized that there just isn’t enough out there that speaks to some of the… Read More
Tom's Wife

6-2-2014
Tom’s Wife
Sorry!
To everyone who has responded to my posts, i am sorry that I haven’t responded sooner.  I have been in the hospital 8 times in 8 months.  Broken wrist, borken ankle, kidney stone, kidney infection, and ovarian cyst.  Tom is the one with a chronic disease and i am the one in the… Read More
Tom's Wife

3-11-2014
Tom’s Wife
Tom’s good — I’m not
Since I started writing this blog to talk about dealing with my husband’s Type 1 diabetes, we have been through some terrible times and some great ones.   At this moment in my life, Tom is doing well and our relationship is good.  However, I have been through a series of health issues… Read More
Tom's Wife

1-15-2014
Tom’s Wife
can’t stay out of the hospital
well, 2014 is not starting well.  last week i was back in the ER with a kidney stone  wow!  i just seem to have so many problems.  really this is not me  i have never had so many health problems in such a short amount of time  and, neither has my family  they… Read More
Tom's Wife

1-1-2014
Tom’s Wife
Hope for a Good 2014
Well, goodbye to 2013, and good riddance.  It was a miserable year for me.  The year started with my dad’s death  followed quickly by my dog’s death  I attended 6 other funerals over the course of the year  TOO MUCH DEATH!!  Then in September I broke (“shattered”) my… Read More
Ashley

12-4-2013
Ashley
Seeing lows from other side
I recently stumbled upon a video on YouTube that shows a man in the throes of a low blood sugar whose wife and daughter are trying to help him come back up … it was interesting to say the least.  You can see it here:   http://youtu.be/pC_0CI9jV6A  My husband Tony (who has type… Read More
Tom's Wife

11-19-2013
Tom’s Wife
2013 can’t end soon enough
I can’t remember a worse year in my life…  the year started with my dad’s death  followed by my cousin’s death — then four more (distant) family member deaths  my husband’s car was hit three times (none his fault) no one injured…  on Labor Day, I fell down my front steps,… Read More
Tom's Wife

11-11-2013
Tom’s Wife
Another Funeral!
This is the worst year ever for losing people in my life!  Today it was the funeral for the mother in law of one of my cousins  (If you haven’t figured it out, I have lots of cousins — and I like them all!)  She was 99 years old – and she had a good life  In any other year I… Read More
Tom's Wife

10-13-2013
Tom’s Wife
Same Old Same Old
Life goes on  Tom is doing well over all  but he has his highs and lows — literally  yesterday was a bad day  we went to a party and his sugar shot to over 400 then he went below 70  up and down twice more in the day  it is so difficult for him  he doesn’t… Read More
Tom's Wife

9-17-2013
Tom’s Wife
A Broken Wrist!
Mine  a couple of hours after I wrote my last post, I walked out of my house, fell and broke my wrist  Tom wasn’t home but fortunately some neighbors were walking by and came to help  I was in terrible pain, but the ambulance ride was quick  and the people at the hospital knew… Read More
Tom's Wife

9-3-2013
Tom’s Wife
Autumn — UGH
this is not news  I do not enjoy the season of Fall  one of the reasons I moved back to the DC area  is because the summer lasts a bit longer  but you just can’t trick the calendar  September 1 shows up and the schedule gets crazy  people get crazy!  my schedule… Read More
Tom's Wife

8-23-2013
Tom’s Wife
Poor Tom (and me!)
This year just won’t deal us a good hand  first the deaths…  my dad, my dog, my cousin, Tom’s uncle, I’m waiting for the next one — there are several relatives that may go soon — but please not this year!!!  then the car accidents — Tom’s has had 3!!!  he was responsible… Read More
Ashley

8-22-2013
Ashley
Love How This Girl is Taking On The TSA!
I stumbled upon this video this morning of a 16-year old girl who is taking on the TSA (Transportation Security Administration) about their lack of knowledge of how insulin pumps are affected by the full-body scanners at the airport:  I am SO happy to see this getting some press.  The… Read More
Tom's Wife

8-5-2013
Tom’s Wife
Email Trouble
I am having big trouble with my blogger account due to a change in email  Tom and I are still here plugging along  We have good days and challenging days  Lately the CGM is beeping that he is low at least once a day  AND he is still arguing with me that he eats enough… Read More
Tom's Wife

7-30-2013
Tom’s Wife
Email Hell
For so many reasons I have had to change my email accounts…  It has been a mess  I finally have been able to see my own blogger account  but am having trouble following others’ blogs  I have figured out a way to do it — but it is not easy anymore  eventually I will… Read More
Tom's Wife

7-12-2013
Tom’s Wife
thank you
Thank you my dw friends… you support is gratefully appreciated… Read More
Tom's Wife

7-8-2013
Tom’s Wife
two weeks a the beach, why am I not happy?
Home from 2 weeks at the beach  I enjoyed it  really i did  it wasn’t exactly what I had hoped for  too many people around (my sister invited lots of people)  but really it was so nice to be away  and I LOVE the beach  Tom arrived for the last three days … Read More
Tom's Wife

6-18-2013
Tom’s Wife
Lilly, DW, Washington Post, Tom
Where should I start?  today was really crappy!  two more funerals to attend this week – relatives of relatives — but still!  Lilly responded to my last post – Thanks Lilly — you are a gem  DW – you are a hero — doing amazing things with your life despite amazing odds … Read More
Tom's Wife

6-13-2013
Tom’s Wife
Family: Terrific and Awful!!
So, I love my family  but they do drive me crazy!  Tom is really my anchor — when he is doing well with his meds  last night — not so much  low and yelling — it wasn’t a nice evening  My sister — plans for going to the beach?  i thought that was done and… Read More
Tom's Wife

6-10-2013
Tom’s Wife
in idle
o here it is June and someone asked me “how’s it going?”  That’s a difficult question to answer  I’m doing “OK”  I have lost my fire, my drive  I find myself in getting along mode  my business is getting by  I’m doing what I need to do — nothing special  I’m… Read More
Tom's Wife

5-25-2013
Tom’s Wife
Memorial Day Weekend 2013
I haven’t posted in awhile because life has been busy  Between traveling for work = a lot  and supporting my cousin whose wife has been dying of a brain tumor  tonight she died  She was diagnosed the same day as my dad’s funeral  it has been very difficult  and just… Read More
Tom's Wife

4-12-2013
Tom’s Wife
Found new comments
I realize that blogging is not my forte  but I am feeling quite dumb right now  tonight I read a pop up on my blog site that I had ignored previously  it told me to check the comment spam folder in case there were valid comments there  well, I didn’t realize this even… Read More
Tom's Wife

4-4-2013
Tom’s Wife
Crisis for TX DW
Here is what she wrote  Well it finally happened…DW had a low, lost control of car, wrecked two others, totaled his…thank God no one else was hurt…DW has a fractured stirium and is in pain…can’t do much…needs help dressing, heating pads, meds, and have to drive him to & from… Read More
Tom's Wife

4-4-2013
Tom’s Wife
Beeps
Tom has a lot of machines  two cell phones, a continuous glucose monitor (CGM), and a pump  at any one point in time there is a lot of beeping going on  its difficult to know what they mean  the good news is that his CGM has a variety of sounds that mean different things … Read More
Tom's Wife

4-1-2013
Tom’s Wife
Tom is OK
I’m sure you are all waiting with baited breath hear the next step in the saga of my life :)  Well, today is better  Friday, Tom had to take the day off due to the Federal government sequester  so, we went to the beach — for one night  its a really nice drive, the day was… Read More
Tom's Wife

3-24-2013
Tom’s Wife
MORE bad news
I don’t know how I am supposed to deal with life right now  yesterday my dog died  Friday night she was literally screaming in pain  it was awful  my heart just hurts  I am trying to just breathe  at moments its hard to do that…….. Read More
Tom's Wife

3-17-2013
Tom’s Wife
Baad Evening!
Poor Tom — feeling like he has no control of his sugar!  Poor me — feeling like she has no control over anything!  Late afternoon — we agree to go to the grocery store and then my mom’s for dinner  At the grocery store, I notice he is very grumpy — not so like him  we get in… Read More
Tom's Wife

3-14-2013
Tom’s Wife
Really Struggling
Why does life feel so difficult right now?  I can’t pinpoint anything  Yes, I know, my dad passed away  but its not like I’m dwelling on that  but now I have a cold  and I’m exhausted all the time  everything just seems so hard  I don’t want to get out of bed in… Read More
Tom's Wife

3-10-2013
Tom’s Wife
Reading a Book
I am now reading a very interesting book  its about a guy whose mom has been diagnosed with cancer  the diagnosis is grim  but he deals with her treatments and with her dying  I wonder how I would have felt reading this while I was going through it with my dad  but now, I’m… Read More
Page 1 of 812345678»
top