About

Hello! My name is Jessie and I’m so thrilled/honored/vaguely weirded out you found this blog!

Spoiler alert: I have diabetes. I got it in 2014 and it came out of nowhere and it super fucked up the way I think about body image, health, chronic illness, gratitude, and all sorts of other things. That’s the short version.

If you want the long version, I have that too! Below, my attempt to organize it all.

FIRST: So I got diabetes.

What. Just. Happened. 

WJH Part 1
WJH Part 2
WJH Part 3
WJH Part 4
WJH Part 5
WJH Part 6
WJH Part 7

THEN: Then, I had to figure out how to live with diabetes (second spoiler alert: still doing that)

Living With Diabetes

LWD First 2 Months
LWD My Hair
LWD My First Low
LWD On Mortality
LWD On Beauty
LWD Technology

THEN: I made the fairly ridiculous decision to do a clinical trial.

The Clinical Trial

TCT Part 1
TCT Part 2
TCT Part 3

IN THE MEANTIME:

I have complained about National Diabetes Month, had a breakdown on the subwayfailed at my first Thanksgiving with Diabetes, and had another breakdown.

Oh yeah, then there was the business of the second autoimmune disorder.

Would You Like An Autoimmune Disorder with your Autoimmune Disorder? 

WYL Part 1
WYL Part 2
WYL Part 3
WYL Part 4
WYL Part 5
WYL Part 5.5

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One thought on “About

  1. Do you send out a news letter type thing? Am also new in this, this looks like a good place to chill and find out some more…. Mail me

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