Jessica Apple's Bio
Jessica Apple is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of the online diabetes magazine ASweetLife.org. Her essays and stories have appeared in numerous publications including the New York Times magazine, The Financial Times magazine, and The Southern Review. She and her husband both have autoimmune diabetes.
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Blackened Turkey on Sugarcane Skewers with Mango Apricot-Almond Granola Steamed Carrot and Zucchini Almond Crescents Pinapple and Kiwi Smoothie Cheddar Cheese and Rice Roll Fennel in Vinaigrette Szechuan-Grilled Mushrooms Country Cupboard Soup Filet Mignon with Portobello Sauce
Last Saturday, I’d been struggling with an entire week above 200 that just didn’t seem to want to budge. So I decided that I couldn’t risk the Omnipod anymore and I had to pull it from my management routine, at least until things settled down. I started twice-daily Lantus injections on Saturday night and have been working out the kinks of being back on MDIs since then. The first three days of switching to MDIs were rough. Watching the Lantus take effect slowly was like waiting for...