Category Archives: Patient Perspective

My Guardian Angel Against Low Blood Sugar

“I just read 10 sentences, but what did I read? Why doesn’t it make sense to me? Is that the home phone ringing? What is happening around me?”

I have had type 1 diabetes for 34 years, and those were my thoughts during one of my … Read More

AskNadia: How Much Alcohol is Too Much for Diabetes

Dear Nadia,

I worry about my husband and how alcohol affects his diabetes. He usually has two glasses of wine a night with dinner. Is that too much?

Kate, Indiana

Dear Kate,

Alcohol is such a big part of everyday relaxation and celebration for… Read More