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Children are Still Dying Without Access to Insulin

© 2014 Scott Strange, Strangely Diabetic and http://StrangelyDiabetic.com

“Your child has Type 1 diabetes”

Those are six words that no parent wants to hear. Those six words were a death sentence 90 years ago before the advent of insulin.

Today, most of the developed world has insulin to treat diabetes, but those six [...]

I'm Sure All Patient Concerns Are Absurd

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© 2013 Scott Strange, Strangely Diabetic and http://StrangelyDiabetic.com

**Warning: This contains controversial statements and comments of unusual sarcasm.

I recently attended the Diabetes Mine Innovations Summit as a scholarship winner of the The DiabetesMine™ Patient Voices Contest. You can see my entry video here. This is an event [...]

There's A Reason For All This

© 2013 Scott Strange, Strangely Diabetic and http://StrangelyDiabetic.com

** This one goes out to my friend Christel who, despite being very short, reminded me why I do this.

The last few months have been pretty smooth, mentally, but probably not in the way you might expect…

Early in the summer, I found myself [...]

Patients Are A Distraction, A Sideshow

© 2013 Scott Strange, Strangely Diabetic and http://StrangelyDiabetic.com

Recently, I was bemoaning the fact that while the first conference specifically addressing diabetes and depression was a good start, there really wasn’t a significant patient presence (not to mention we only learned of it about 4 days before the event). Lot’s of [...]

The Dark Ages of Yesternow

© 2013 Scott Strange, Strangely Diabetic and http://StrangelyDiabetic.com

My friend Kelly Kunik often refers to the time before glucose meters, rapid acting insulins and insulin pumps as the Diabetic Dark Ages. And while, for most of us in the developed world at least, those days are long gone there still seems [...]