I've discovered that my quality of diabetes care is directly
proportional to Sienna's level of fussiness.
Luckily, she's usually a very agreeable, happy baby; or else my blood
sugars would be on a constant rollercoaster!
However, she's is starting the teething process, which
leaves her irritable and cranky when her gums are sore. She'll have a couple bad days, when her teeth
are obviously bothering her quite a bit; followed by a few normal days. This weekend coincided with a stint of
teething, making Dennis and me quite thrilled we decided against taking a long
road trip to visit family over the holiday weekend. Instead, we stayed home and went on several
One of those walks began on Sunday early afternoon. I'd made waffles in the morning (my baked
good fix for the week) and bolused accordingly.
Dennis and I tackled some chores around the house, which always lowers
my blood sugars. I tested around 10:00
a.m. at 1...
A year ago, I was walking my two dogs at the beach when one lurched in one direction and other decided to swing around behind me to catch up to the other. The result was one heck of a sore shoulder! For nearly 2 weeks I had trouble moving my shoulder without pain and I had many people telling me I had torn the rotator cuff and I was doomed for surgery.
Unlike myself, I let it sit and I took time off and then went back to doing yoga and activities that I normally do and just favored it, when it would speak to me. A year later, I found myself suffering elbow pain when I would massage my clients and physical weakening to the point I gave up many poses in yoga due to no strength and continued limited range of motion. Finally, a month ago I was looking at my shoulders in a mirror and I could see a structural change to my left shoulder, which is my dominant arm. Movement had become so impinged that I was compensating in ways that were not healthy lo...
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