Transcend Warrior – Nicole Taylor

My Story:

My pregnancies have lead my sugars to bottom out where I would not respond. It happened while home alone and I was found unconscious on the bed. And during another pregnancy, it happened while I was at my daughters hospital room when she was getting cancer treatments.

My Health Details

  • Type of Diabetes:Type 1
  • Low blood sugar instances per week:4-5 Instances
  • Daily number of times checking blood sugar:4-6 times/day
  • Managing Diabetes with:Insulin Pump
  • What age were you diagnosed with diabetes?6-10
  • How long does it typically take you to come up when you are low?1-2 hours

What is your biggest challenge with diabetes?

My biggest challenge is trying to find insulin that continues to work with me because I become insulin resistant very easily.

What have you learned from your experiences with diabetes?

It’s a long road and I’m learning something new everyday.