Author: Lin May

  • Delicious Low Carb Alfredo Pasta Adventure – A LADA-Friendly Feast!

    Delicious Low Carb Alfredo Pasta Adventure – A LADA-Friendly Feast!

    Hello, dear readers! If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably found yourself craving a creamy, delicious pasta dish on your low carb journey. That’s why I’m thrilled to share my latest culinary adventure: a scrumptious Low Carb Alfredo Pasta that will tantalize your taste buds without the carb overload! Rekindling My Love for Pasta with…

  • Levemir Long Acting Insulin Discontinued in the U.S

    Levemir Long Acting Insulin Discontinued in the U.S

    There are many kinds of insulin, and finding the right insulin and dosage is no easy feat. Unfortunately, for us in the United States, there is one less option now. Novo Nordisk is discontinuing Levemir in the U.S. Let’s explore what that may mean and what replacement insulin may work. Levemir’s Discontinuation: A Closer Look…

  • Low Carb Lupini Pasta: My Honest Taste Test

    Low Carb Lupini Pasta: My Honest Taste Test

    As the first leaves of November fall and we step into Diabetes Awareness Month, it’s not just about turning over a new leaf in the calendar; it’s about turning over new leaves in our kitchen too. Today, I’m taking you through a new chapter in my culinary diary—dabbling with Keto Lupini Pasta, a recent find…

  • Quick and Delicious Low-Carb Dinner with Creamy Poblano Chicken Enchiladas by Realgood Foods Co.

    Quick and Delicious Low-Carb Dinner with Creamy Poblano Chicken Enchiladas by Realgood Foods Co.

    Life with LADA Diabetes can be a balancing act—especially when it comes to meals. Managing blood sugar levels requires a diet that’s low in carbohydrates but high in flavor and convenience. And let’s be real; we don’t always have the time to whip up a home-cooked meal from scratch. That’s why having prepared low-carb foods…

  • Towards a Needle-Free Future: The New Suction Cup Medication Delivery System

    Towards a Needle-Free Future: The New Suction Cup Medication Delivery System

    Living with diabetes can be a challenging journey, not only due to constant blood sugar monitoring but also the daily rigors of insulin shots or managing an insulin pump. For countless individuals, the very idea of needles can be overwhelming. This sentiment stems from trypanophobia, the real fear of needles that many grapple with, and…

  • The Post-COVID Surge: A Rise in New Onset Diabetes Cases

    The Post-COVID Surge: A Rise in New Onset Diabetes Cases

    The COVID-19 pandemic has left an indelible mark on our lives in more ways than one. Beyond the immediate health concerns, there has been a growing concern regarding the long-term effects of the virus on various aspects of our health. One such concern is the increasing number of new onset diabetes cases. There appears to…

  • Savoring Every Bite: Low Carb Tacos for Diabetes Wellness

    Savoring Every Bite: Low Carb Tacos for Diabetes Wellness

    Living with LADA diabetes requires careful attention to your diet to manage blood sugar levels effectively. One way to make this journey easier and more enjoyable is by incorporating low carb meals into your daily menu. Today, we’re here to celebrate one of the most beloved dishes in the world – Tacos! Not only are…

  • Protecting Yourself from Diabetes Scams: Stay Informed and Be Wary

    Protecting Yourself from Diabetes Scams: Stay Informed and Be Wary

    Living with diabetes can be challenging, but it becomes even more difficult when you fall victim to scams and fraudulent schemes. Unfortunately, individuals with diabetes are often targeted for their vulnerability, whether it’s through deceptive medical practices, false product claims, or inflated medical bills. In this blog post, we’ll explore some common scams that people…

  • The Art of Pre-Bolusing: Timing Insulin for Optimal Blood Sugar Control

    The Art of Pre-Bolusing: Timing Insulin for Optimal Blood Sugar Control

    “Do you pre-bolus?” my insulin pump trainer inquired. My response was hesitant: “Not typically.” She smiled knowingly and suggested trying to pre-bolus 15-20 minutes before a meal. I gave it a shot, but my attempt led to a few unexpected blood sugar lows before my meal had a chance to settle. The fear of hypoglycemia…

  • What are the best fruit snacks?

    What are the best fruit snacks?

    I bought a big box of Welch’s fruit snacks at Costco and thought THESE ARE THE BEST THINGS EVER for treating low blood sugar!! They taste really good and are easy to carry in my pocket. Perfect solution for being ready to treat hypoglycemia! Then Mott’s Fruit snacks came on sale, so I next bought…