Words of encouragement for pregnant woman with diabetes and young mom's with diabetes. The point is to not be afraid of anything!
Diabetes is a problem that deprives us of carelessness, puts more burdens on our backs than we think we can bear. This is especially evident in children with diabetes and their parents.
I remember quite well - it was June 2009 when, due to frequent thirst and mood swings, we decided to take our then four-year-old daughter to the doctor on suspicion of diabetes...
I hung up, slumped in my chair, and began to cry. My husband looked at me with tears in his eyes in astonishment, realizing that something was very bad as soon as I cried and waited for me to tell him. What should I tell him? What about the child?
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.