Real Deal

What Is Juvenile Diabetes and Diabetes Mellitus?

Understanding the Definitions First of all, let’s clear up a few terms, ok? There are three, actually four types of diabetes. Here is the list, along with other terms that have been used to define them. And, Diabetes Mellitus? That is the official term for Diabetes. On medical records, you will likely see the reference [...]

Diabetes: This is the Real Deal, Folks

Yes, when I was diagnosed, I was on an “absolutely no sugar” diet along with insulin that came from swine (unfortunately). The medical field has changed immensely since then. Remember, I have had this disease for over four decades! As I’ve said many times on this site, I know what I am talking about, through [...]

Type 1 Diabetes: I Can’t Emphasize the Difference Enough!

Ok, I know I covered this in the article about differences between Type I and Type II, but I just found the following quote in a PLR package out there on diabetes… One reason that diabetes is affecting more people and becoming more widespread is that it is a disease that is partly caused by [...]

Type I and Type II: Living the Difference

There are so many times that people have said things to me like, “I know of people who were cured from diabetes by eating the right food.” Or, other like-manner suggestions like alternative medicine, spiritual healing, and basically, you-name-it. Now, I don’t mean to sound like I am not thankful for their caring. Yes, I [...]

What Is Diabetic Real Life Really?

What is it really like to be a diabetic? Oh, you can read about it. You can look up the medical answers online. You can watch tv, like Heartland’s last episode in season 9. You can even purchase PLR that covers the life of a diabetic. But, unless you have lived with Type 1 for [...]