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Zazzy .. Patient Expert

Shell Knob, Missouri
The Diabetic Round Table was formed by a group of diabetics who met on the old MSN health forums. Last year, we launched a community blog. Our mission is to provide good peer support for people with diabetes and their families and loved ones. We are not doctors and we do not hand out medical... Full Bio
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planning ahead by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 How many of us plan this well? Here are a couple good lists of things we as diabetics should have, particularly in winter when we could realistically be cut o ... Read on »
Abbott Recall by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the agency is working with Abbott Diabetes Care to recall 359 different lots of glucose test strips ma ... Read on »
smart insulin? by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Wil has a fascinating post this morning over at Life After Dx on something called smart insulin. But SmartInsulin raises the bar. Instead of just dissol ... Read on »
Film | Life for a Child with Diabetes by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Remember the Big Blue Test? This is how those donations helped. Film | Life for a Child with Diabetes . Read on »
why don’t they treat type 1 diabetes with oral meds by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 I’ve been wondering about this question for a long time. Clearly, I knew that people with type 1 diabetes produce no insulin so any of the oral meds that help ... Read on »
on being a mature adult with diabetes by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Six Until Me has a great post this morning about transitioning from being a child with diabetes to becoming an adult with diabetes and when you start to take ... Read on »
World Diabetes Day by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Today is World Diabetes Day. Remember The Big Blue Test How to Join the Big Blue Test: 1. On November 14 at 2 pm, test your blood sugar. 2. Get ... Read on »
D-Blog Day by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Yesterday was the Annual D-Blog Day . Thanks Gina! to see some of the many D-Blog posts from around the blogosphere. Here is my post from over at my ... Read on »
Cookstr’s chef o ... by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Cookstr’s chef of the day is Barbara Selley , a cookbook author who has written or contributed to several diabetic cookbooks. Read on »
Taming the Tiger – Free E-Book by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Will at Life After Dx is giving away his E-Book, “Taming the Tiger: Your First Year with Diabetes” for free. He is generously doing this to help make the exp ... Read on »
From David, at DiabetesDaily.com by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Dear Friends, I don’t ask you for favors too often – almost never – but this is a big deal. If you take 2 minutes and watch this video, a child will get a ... Read on »
old men don’t dance by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Thanks to both Eve and Schnuckiputz for sending this one in. An old prospector shuffled into the town of El Indio , Texas leading an old tired mule. The old man hea ... Read on »
nope, don’t identify with this at all by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 see more Lolcats and funny pictures Read on »
Abbott and Costello by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 If Bud Abbott and Lou Costello were alive today, their infamous sketch, ‘Who’s on First?’ might have turned out something like this: COSTELLO CALLS TO BUY A COMPUTER F ... Read on »
a smile for poor lonely DRT by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Poor DRT gets no posts anymore. Since I feel sorry for it and because we all need a laugh, I think I’ll post some of the jokes I get in email for a while. We’ll see. ... Read on »
sugar shaker by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 I thought I’d give you a quick update on the diabetes side of things. My blood sugar continues to go down, mostly in a good way. I’ll be curious to see what my hba1c i ... Read on »
break by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 I’m taking a little break in writing about action planning. My goals are more or less staying the same right now and I’m probably more focused on dealing with the stres ... Read on »
action planning - May 04 by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Greetings and Salutations. How is everyone this week? I find myself at kind of a crossroads. My eating and exercise goals, while not perfect, are at a sort of backg ... Read on »
action planning - april 27 by Zazzy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Diabetes Type 1 Good morning! How is everyone today? Ready for working hard on goals? Me either. It’s been fairly chaotic around here, or at least it feels that way. With increa ... Read on »