From there to here - what a change
It sometimes happens; I found myself in the food court of our local mall around lunch time. What better time for a slice of pizza and a diet coke. (They offset each other in my diet book). It was a weekday and school was still in session so the crowd, in general, was a bit older. It was mostly twenty five and older, evening split around age fifty five.
As I sat there I watched those who where...
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...But I feel fine...
I haven't posted recently because my creativity is at zero. It's odd, because normally, I would think to myself: hey, something's not right here. My thought processes have slowed. But when your thought processes slow, you don't have those thoughts...and you don't know you're sick.
So this week I came fairly close to death and didn't even know I was sick. Welcome to life with diabetes....
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Dear Pharmacist, I saw your pictures of hot springs in Utah and you said that you’d actually fly to hot springs to get their healing benefits. This may be personal, but are you sick? What’s in the water that is so healing? I’m curious because around here, hot springs are for hippies only. --E.W., St. George, UtahDear E.W., Hippies? I am an Aquarian, so perhaps I qualify, LOL. The mere...