Cucumbers have a cooling effect on the blood, which is why you see them so widely used in the beauty industry. They can help decrease inflammation while simultaneously providing a blast of hydration. Additionally, a cucumber is, on average, 20 degrees cooler than the air outside. Cool, right?
The act of waking up, scanning my mind and body, and choosing oils based on what I feel I need that day on a physical, spiritual, and emotional level has become an activity that not only promotes health, but it makes me really happy. This has becoming something I look forward to at the start of each day.
No insulin pump is ever going to be a cure, but pumps can drastically improve quality of life.
I’ve been on many different systems in the past 19 years of life with Type One. Many of these pumps and monitors are no longer available, but I figured I’d write out the pros and cons of each one that is still available for purchase.