November 3, 2018 Party Like A Diabetic Launches Online Carb-Counting Platform for Diabetics in Nashville, TN. By Samantha Boettger If you know someone with celiac disease, you know that anytime they pick up a menu, their eyes immediately dart to two simple, hyphenated words, “gluten-free”. With a sigh of relief, they plan their meal with … Continue reading Party Like A Diabetic Launch
Website: https://jackalopebrew.com/ Address: 701 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 Phone: (615) 873-4313 Beverage 10 oz 12 oz 16 oz Bearwalker 13 carbs 15 carbs 19 carbs Thunder Ann 11 carbs 13 carbs 17 carbs Rompo 11 carbs 13 carbs 17 carbs Fennario 13 carbs 15 carbs 20 carbs Casper 12 carbs 14 carbs 19 carbs Snowman 11 … Continue reading Jackalope Brewing Co.
Website: https://www.newheightsbrewing.com Address: 928 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 Phone: (615) 490-6901 Beverage Carb Count Per oz Nothing Fancy Cream Ale 18 16 Coffee and Cream: Vanilla Cream Ale 18 16 New Heights IPA 21 16 The Double: Imperial IPA 15 10 Navel Gazer Imperial Stout 30 10
Website: https://yazoobrew.com/ Address: 910 Division St, Nashville, TN 37203 Phone: (615) 891-4649 Beverage Carb Count Per oz Hefeweizen 13 12 Pale Ale 14 12 Dos Perros 13 12 Fall Lager 14 12 Gerst 14 12 Hop Perfect 16 12 Sly Rye Porter 16 12 SUE 23 12 Daddy-O-Pils 13 12
“Sorry, I am high!” That might be one of my favorite things to say to people who don’t know that I have diabetes. Also, to be clear, I am talking about my blood glucose. When I do get high I am definitely not the same person, no one is. So, what is considered high? What … Continue reading Sorry, I’m High
To be honest, I never thought that I would be writing about how to properly inject insulin. When I was going to school for pre-vet biology or disease ecology I was focused on way sexier things such as the reproductive organs of dogs or halibut parasitology. Life has a funny way of steering you where … Continue reading Injectin’ Insulin
How low can you go? Although that sounds like it could lead into a fun limbo competition, when it comes to blood glucose it is a game that diabetics do not want to play. The saying is that “highs will kill you in the long run but lows will kill you now”. Low blood glucose … Continue reading How Low Can You Go?
Oktoberfest! Football! Flannel! It is that time of year everyone and that means one thing, it is time to sip those delicious fall microbrews and Drink Like A Diabetic. Wait, what? Yes, I said Drink Like A Diabetic. Now if you do not have diabetes more than likely you have had these thoughts: Diabetics can’t … Continue reading Drink Like A Diabetic
“Webbie, you don’t understand I NEED to find a fruit smoothie. I don’t care where we have to drive to find one”. This was me talking with my fellow graduate student and research partner in August 2013 while we were in the field conducting our thesis research on halibut parasitology and growth (random huh?). I … Continue reading Diagnosis
Alright, let's say this from the get go…. Everyone loves carbs. However, you know who doesn’t love carbs? A nonfunctioning pancreas. Before I was diagnosed I really did not think about carb counting or really carbs in general. I would claim a large pizza all to myself without thinking twice (double cheese please). After I … Continue reading Carb Counting