Sunday, November 23, 2014

Dr. Bill Quick's Posts

Diabetes Ain't Funny

Yesterday's comic strips included a cartoon that had an unexpected punch line. I've been thinking it over, and think that there's a point made in the comic that's not funny, but probably worthy of discussion.

The first frame of... Read moreChevron

Diabetes Q&A: Caffeine, Numb Feet, and Diet

I've recently received a bunch of questions about diabetes and related conditions, and decided to respond to some of them here.


1.) How does caffeine affect diabetes?

 

Caffeine has long been suspected of having some deleterious effects on diabetes, mostly on type 2... Read moreChevron

Nightscout: A Diabetes Gadget I'm Now Using

A few days ago, I wrote about A Diabetes Gadget I Might Use: Nightscout and promised that I was going to get going with assembling my Nightscout gadget, and that I'd fill you in on how it goes.


I'm... Read moreChevron

Diabetes Months, Weeks, and Daze

Every month is diabetes month, and every week is diabetes week, and every day is diabetes day, for those of us who live with diabetes.

 

But November is "American Diabetes Month" according to the American Diabetes... Read moreChevron

A Diabetes Gadget I Might Use: Nightscout

Recently, I wrote an essay about A Diabetes Gadget I Won't Use. Now I think I've found one I will use.


At that time, I was unaware of a new project that some folks have... Read moreChevron