Posts in category: insulin
On This Day in 1921

If it was the year 1921 today, I wouldn’t be able to get up out of bed this morning. I wouldn’t be able to fight the urge to shut my eyes again. I wouldn’t be able to eat breakfast and drink my coffee. I wouldn’t be able to drive to work. I wouldn’t be…

First Shot of Fiasp

This morning, I woke up to a blood sugar of 8.4. It had come down a little from a 12.7 earlier in the morning, largely thanks to a late dinner of chicken and chips the night before and an inability to keep my eyes open for much longer after that. Norma…

“Can You Have Any of That Stuff?”

“What would you like to drink, Frank? Zero?” “Yeah, zero. Thank you.” “You’re diabetic, aren’t you? You can’t really have that, can you?” My friend’s daughter asked me as I pulled the tab on t…