Posts tagged "difference between type 1 and 2"

El Blog en Español: La primera

Siempre me preguntan si tengo el blog en Español. No, no escribo tanto en Español como lo leo, pero siento que lo debo de hacer de vez en cuando por muchas razones. Número uno: La mayoría de personas con quién hablo son latinos y tienen la diabetes tipo 2. Más frequentemente que no, la gente... Read more »

"Sick" means something different when you have diabetes.

"Sick" means something different when you have diabetes.
The gracious Halloween holiday came and went and I didn’t have to fumble with high blood sugars. Score! I got a candy apple, had a lot of cheese and veggies at a small get together that a friend of mine had. Fantabulous! My, my how time has gone by and I have not had a... Read more »

Is it really a fight to the death?

Is it really a fight to the death?
The more I’ve been looking at ads and such for diabetes, the more I’ve looked at the words that are used when talking about the disease/disorder. Some people call it an uphill battle. Ok, I’ll give you that. Others say that it’s a fight? Nah, that one doesn’t really apply to me. But my question... Read more »

Quit hating...

Quit hating...
First of all, I’d like to welcome you to the new ChicagoNOW bloggosphere. It’s cool, isn’t it? Different look, different style and now on WordPress. Oh yeaah. Anyway, so I haven’t blogged in a while because of this move and because I was on vacation in Los Angeles. I go to California almost every year... Read more »
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    As a person with Type 1 diabetes for the last 20 years of her life, Christina or "Kiki" for short, decided to take it upon herself to write about her findings, experiences and struggles with her disease. Her inspiration to educate people about all types of diabetes can be found communicated in this blog.

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