DIABETES

Mostly True Memoirs

The Grown Son had another birthday. He requested tri-tip for dinner.

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I thought I knew it all about being a Type One Diabetes Mom. Apparently, I still have some lessons to learn.

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National Diabetes Awareness Month occurs every November. People think that the injections are the worst part of Type One Diabetes.

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It's World Series time. My teams have all been eliminated.

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I made some cookies with Easter M&Ms. It’s a tradition.

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The Grown Sons and I used to love those soft, frosted sugar cookies from the grocery store.

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They don’t tell you, when your child is first diagnosed with type one diabetes, that the worst is yet to come.

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The Grown Son had an order ready at the pharmacy. He begged me to go and pick it up.

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If you don’t have diabetes, you won’t understand the glory of watermelon.

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The nice thing about being quarantined with a type one diabetic is that I can’t stress bake.

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There’s nothing like a 4:00 am hypo on April Fools’ Day.

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Both of the Grown Sons have type one diabetes. They are at high risk for coronavirus.