All my life I was in dance or cheerleading there’s not a lot of time to take breaks for low blood sugars, I wish I had Transcend Glucose Gels years ago because they are the perfect handy treat to bring your numbers up quickly.
My Health Details
- Type of Diabetes:Type 1
- Low blood sugar instances per week:4-5 Instances
- Daily number of times checking blood sugar:1-3 times/day
- Managing Diabetes with:Insulin Pump
- What age were you diagnosed with diabetes?0-5
- How long does it typically take you to come up when you are low?Under 1 hour
How has Transcend helped treat your low blood sugars?
I love the glucose gels, even with my cgm I can drop very fast and the gels work better than anything I’ve tried to help my numbers get up fast and stay up!
Do you have a diabetic hero that you look up to? If so, who and why?
I think my diabetic hero is myself. As well as other the other diabetics fighting this disease every day and being a warrior and fighting the fight!
What is your biggest challenge with diabetes?
Balancing my personal life with my diabetes. I still haven’t figured out how to have a good time but try to let loose a bit and trust the technology will alert me if there is an issue.
What have you learned from your experiences with diabetes?
How strong and independent I can be but also that I need to be my own advocate. No one is going to fight for me harder than myself!