Category: healthcare

Oh found it!

I have had tummy problems since my teens. I would eat steak or sausage. Later that night, I’d lay on the bathroom floor in pain until I would finally throw up. I went non-red meat vegetarian, and had as many no meat meals as…

My Battle with Stubborn Blood Sugar

As I might have mentioned before- my diabetes is out of control. We’re talking 500-270 blood sugar ranges everyday. For a healthy person, your blood sugar should be 100-70. My endocrinologist and I have been trying to determine what is the culprit. Is it…

November: Diabetes Awareness Month

Oh I would would love nothing more than a tall glass of coke. Alas, I cannot, my pancreas is broke….  -Sal Rizzo   Type 1 diabetes has been a very rough ride for me. The cost of all my supplies, care and hospital visits…

The Arguments

  I will admit that some people I know don’t even know that we’re moving yet. We are waiting for the right time to announce it to family. I know some relatives may take it hard or even get angry. I’ve already had people…

The K+C Wedding pt 2

I landed in Norway and I was all like: Right now, I feel excited and scared about this move. There are many things happening that are painful and nasty. I have to get rid of things. My cats are being adopted out. I freaking…

Insight to Diabetes in the States

This is a 3 month supply. Without insurance I would be screwed. It's insane that they charge so much for a drug that means life or death to a diabetic. #american #diabetic #type1diabetic #type1 #insulin #insulinpump #novolog A post shared by Stiina Ulvestad (@metal.moon.cat)…

Reasons to Move to Norway

I made a list of reasons I fear moving to Norway.  Here I made a list of why I should move.  It seems to be much longer than my fear-list was.   Beauty– Norway is gorgeous.  By the Sea– We will be living near…