This is a story about how an insulin pump, a sensor that constantly measures blood sugar values, an Intel Edison minicomputer with a Linux operating system and free programs written by patients themselves.
I always thought a lot about diet and watched what I ate. In the last 2 years, I have been intensively researching how to feed the whole family. I had to change something to heal myself and to regulate my child’s glycemia more easily.
LCHF - yes or no? What are the advantages and what are the disadvantages? Does it bring long-term good or bad? Can such a diet be applied by all or only by some?
Tara's story about her life with diabetes from an early age, her feelings, how they changed over the years and how they impacted on the relationship with her family.
My child has diabetes and that makes her different from others. Her pancreas does not produce insulin, so we have to ingest it through a pen or pump. We need to control and maintain a stable blood sugar level instead of her brain.