My Diabetes Inklings

Climbing Mountains

Things have been tough recently. Work has been challenging, which has made keeping up with life a little bit harder. Things have been left to pile up, scripts have been left unfilled, meals have been left to last minute decisions and my self-care was worn down to the bare minimum. I felt like I have been climbing a never-ending mountain with no respite in sight. Since I wrote my last blog about being kind to myself, I decided it was time to take my own advice. Continue reading “Climbing Mountains”

My Diabetes Inklings

Being Kind to Yourself

Yesterday I spoke with some budding credentialed diabetes educators about living with diabetes. At the end of my talk, one of the students asked me what the best advice I ever received was and who gave it to me.  Continue reading “Being Kind to Yourself”

My Diabetes Inklings

YpsoPump – My Thoughts

There’s been an excited buzz in the diabetes community with rumours of new pumps coming on the market. YpsoPump is one of the new kids on the block. Officially, the pump will be launched at the end of May. However, they have been doing the ninja. The accompanying mylife App was released on iTunes a few weeks ago and pump consumables are expected to be NDSS list some time this week. And of course a few people have been trialling it. So here’s my first impressions on it. Continue reading “YpsoPump – My Thoughts”