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Losing Weight: What it took

I have done many things to lose weight. I did the LCHF, keto and paleo diets. I even tried to pick up running and I hate running. Nothing worked for me. Now that I’ve moved, things have changed. The scale moved. I was like “WHAT IS THIS?” After a weight plateau that lasted what seems…

American Healthcare is Stupid.

I am angry. I am angry that I was tossed aside in America to have contrainindications. Loosing limbs, kidney failure, blood transfusions. . . . all were to be my future. The more I learn from the Norwegian healthcare system the more upset I feel. I believe healthcare is a right. Why should the rich…

Diabetic Reboot

“You’re a diabetic. Should you be eating that?” That is the single worst question to ask someone with diabetes. It’s condescending. It’s an insult. As if we don’t know what we are putting in our mouths. But I needed that reminder. I needed to be reminded that the reality of my disease is it is…

Insight to Diabetes in the States

My medications, my supplies and my machines cost a fortune without insurance. What would I do without my insurance? US healthcare is changing and I may once again have to switch to another insurance provider- if I can with pre-existing conditions. It’s very scary to think of what I would pay to stay alive. It’s…