In the middle of June, I was interviewed by Everyday Health for an article that was being written on folks in their late teens and early twenties being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. This morning, I was notified via Google Alert that the article had been published this week. The final product of that interview turned out to be a feature on my life with type 2. You can find it here: Diagnosis: Type 2 Diabetes. Age: 24. Give it a read and let me know what you think.
The 3rd annual Diabetes Blog Week is quickly approaching and I’ve signed up to participate once again. For more information and to sign up, click the link below and head over to Karen’s Bitter-Sweet Diabetes blog. Many thanks to Karen for organizing this great event for our community again this year.
The season of Thanksgiving is upon us once again. It is a season in which we should reflect upon the many blessings in our lives and express our gratitude for them. And despite all of our complaints about living with this disease, I know that diabetes has blessed each of us in one way or another. So many of you joined me in celebrating those blessings last year and made the inaugural Diabetes Blessings Week an unqualified success. And as the season has drawn nearer, many have asked if the event would be repeated this year. So, with that in mind, I am announcing today that November 21nd through November 27th will be the 2nd Annual Diabetes Blessings Week. I…
World Diabetes Day is Monday, and the American Diabetes Association Indiana Chapter is hosting a Town Hall style meeting in Indianapolis to celebrate. See the images below for detail about the event. Please spread the word and if you’re in the area and can attend, please do. Hope to see you there! For more information or to RSVP for the event, CLICK HERE
National Health Blog Post Month kicks off tomorrow and I’m going to take a shot at completing the challenge of writing 30 posts in 30 days. I’ve struggled with completing these challenges in the past, for one reason or another, but this year I’m determined to make it through. And, if you’re a blogger, I invite you to join me. There’s still time to sign up for the challenge and receive the prompts. Challenge yourself, Advocate for your cause, and have fun!