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4th Annual Diabetes Blog Week - Come One - Come All!!


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By: FatCatAnna

The Roller Coaster Ride of Diabetes! Whoo! Whoo!

I am a Type 1 diabetic diagnosed back in the early 60's as a child.  I am living in Montreal, Canada and enjoy scribbling about diabetes from time to time. I’ve had my ups / downs just like any person would experience with going through life - diabetic or not.  My motto in life?  Diabetes does not control me – I control it!! 

You can find more posts/discussions at my Facebook page called "The Roller Coaster Ride of Diabetes" and also on Twitter under the name of FatCatAnna.  Feel free to follow me at both places or send me a private message!


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The joys of having Bowie my CGMS – Chapter 1 - Sep 02
 Okay, for those of you who have never read my #dblogs before, I give names to all my little gizmos that I use for controlling my diabetes.  What we have today, ...
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In a slump and scared - Jul 21
It’s rare for me to compose a #dblog that is not all “chirpy chirpy” … I think the last time I did one that was kind of down was at Diabetes1.org ...
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Surviving the Holocaust with Type 1 diabetes - Mar 27
  " To the best of my knowledge, I am the only diabetic who survived years of imprisonment in German concentration camps. This is my story "   The above words ...
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Sugar and Your Health - Mar 06
The other day I emptied out a 4 kg (about 10 lbs) of white sugar that I had dated a year ago when I opened it.  I use white sugar purely for cooking (I make my own ...
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Eating from the ground - Yuca Fries - Feb 20
I am home now from a working holiday, in the Bahamas and Miami.  Despite the weather being abit cooler then normal (they only get 2 weeks of winter - we were there in ...
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  • 4th Annual Diabetes Blog Week - Come One - Come All!!

    Well, it's that time of the year again kiddies.  Karen Graffeo from Bitter Sweet Diabetes is at the helm again for the blogging event of the year from May 13th to the 19th.  Come one - come all - give the wheel a spin in the diabetes carnival of life!  What have you got to lose except maybe a few molars if you purchase a sticky candy apple?


    Everyday, those of you who want to participate in it (you can sign up here) - are given a list of topics to write about - along with a wild card or two if you are stumped (trust me - even I get bloggers block sometimes when it comes to diabetes).  Because you can see the list of topics already - you can get a start on it now (which I'm hoping to do this weekend) - since we're going to be blogging EVERY DAY - SEVEN DAYS!!!  Trust me - don't be put off by this - it can be done - whether you've blogged before or not - give it a whirl!

    I'll be posting my blogs for that week at The Roller Coaster Ride of Diabetes - so come check out what comes out of my head.  Since I'm in a carnival mood right now with the spinning of the wheel - who knows what will come out of my sausage like fingers tips across your screen!!  Hopefully you will amaze me with whatever comes up in your mind as well.

    Remember, if you want a quick way to blog - you can easily set up an a/c here at Diabetes1.org - easily done with your Facebook a/c and get cracking with blogging.




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