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The diagnosis

After weeks of the GP assuming Beren had the same rare type of diabetes as his brother (diabetes insipidus); Beren was thought to have type 1 diabetes after finally testing his urine it contained glucose. 1.318 kata lagi

Diabetes Insipidus

Painting the whole picture!

Last year (Jan 2016) life was just getting back on track before Beren was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. I was a divorced single mum (out of the blue for me) living on my own with two sons. 574 kata lagi

Diabetes Insipidus

My very first blog!

Someone suggested I start this blog about my son’s diabetic type 1 journey (with other stuff thrown in) which is something I’d been interested in. I thought my grammar would not be good enough and who would want to read it anyway! 22 kata lagi

Diabetes Insipidus

#3 - Sweet Urine and D.I.

When you hear that someone is ‘diabetic,’ that usually refers to the formal name, diabetes mellitus. Mellitus is the Latin word for ‘sweet like honey.’ 1.037 kata lagi
Dr Margaret Aranda

Bodhi update

A brief interruption in the January photo challenge and the cat photo contest…

Bodhi had the specific gravity of his urine tested again today, about two weeks after the start of med, and HALLELUJAH, he is finally concentrating his urine. 74 kata lagi


Anniversary Day

Gratitude fills me on this day, Dec. 12, as I recall an important moment from my life.

Thirty-two years ago this morning, on Dec. 12, 1984, surgeons at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse (now named Upstate University Hospital) pried open my skull and pulled out a large tumor that had swallowed my pituitary gland, stunting my growth and delaying my maturation during my teenage years. 347 kata lagi


46.) 17th March 2013 (St Patricks Day)

46.) 17th March 2013

“Oh my goodness, Oh no, oh flipping heck.  I’ve got a missed call from my Dad!”  I stuttered to my husband. 1.091 kata lagi