“Somewhere on the planet it’s close to 2am and the parent of a child who lives with Type 1 Diabetes is awake.”
We saw this quote on a website the other day and the truth of this saying made us both laugh and sigh with sadness.
Hamish has zero awareness during the night if his BGLs have dropped into dangerous territory. He doesn’t wake up, toss and turn, disturb, come too and feel funny – there is no indication, nothing. No matter what the level, whether it be 4.0, 2.7 or even 1.9 on one scary night he feels nothing. The threat of...