Blood Sugar and Supplements


Since I've caught up some bills, I decided to re-introduce some supplements to my daily regimen. Back came Fish Oil, Magnesium and Vitamin C. Right away my Blood Sugar came down a couple hundred points, to a more manageable 180-200 (what my GP wanted). Remember, I've got a transplant and diabetes along with heart issues … Continue reading Blood Sugar and Supplements

Renal Checkup, Blood Sugars and Hospital Pharmacy


Saw my Renal Doctor today and all is well so far. Still have labs to do to check the little guy and blood labs. I asked to drop the Fish Oil and Flaxseed tablets (that previous doctor's in Omaha and Seattle prescribed) because the hadn't done anything to help prevent heart/cholesterol/lipids issues. After having heart … Continue reading Renal Checkup, Blood Sugars and Hospital Pharmacy

Inspection Over, Busy Life Continues


Apartment Inspection is over, this is the corner of the living area in the apartment with the window to the kitchen in the right and my office chair in the bottom left. This is pretty standard for Seattle Washington low-income affordable-income apartments. The shit-brown indoor/outdoor carpeting, the sloppy tape and paint job on the dry wall … Continue reading Inspection Over, Busy Life Continues

Tech Tuesday: Lifeband Touch


From Engadget.com and  STEVE DENT  @STEVETDENT : LG's fitness-oriented Heart Rate earphones and Lifeband Touch are no joke. In fact, they're finally set to arrive next week in three sizes for $180 and $150 respectively, after being outed by various rumor sites and, of course, LG itself. The LifeBand looks much like we saw it then and most closely resembles Nike's … Continue reading Tech Tuesday: Lifeband Touch

Scientific Evidence of Apple Cider Vinegar Benefits


Apple Cider Vinegar Tablets Apple Cider Vinegar does have scientific backing for various health claims. Recently, a friend told me that Apple Cider Vinegar (in either liquid or tablet form) would help reduce my blood sugar, lower cholesterol and blood pressure. I was reluctant, because I had never heard of that before. For a few … Continue reading Scientific Evidence of Apple Cider Vinegar Benefits