Posts Tagged ‘video’

6 things I want you to know about diabetes

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

  1. I never ever asked to have diabetes.
  2. I did not eat too much sugar as a kid.
  3. I am allowed to eat whatever I damn well please.  I just need to compensate more then you do when you eat the same thing.
  4. I am stronger because I have diabetes in some ways, but weaker in others.  Its a trade-off.
  5. Having Diabetes friends helps.  A lot.
  6. Diabetes sucks.

Number Two

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

3 years ago, on October 13/14, 2007 I had my second islet transplant.  My 2nd donor gave me 343620 islets – almost doubling what I had on board from my 1st one.  I would like to thank that family for helping to make my life better.

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Transplant Video

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

When I had my second transplant, I grabbed the phone, and Sarah grabbed the camera.  I was a little annoyed at the time, but let me tell you, she knew best!