Welcome to A Slice of Life with Diabetes. The posting are personal thoughts, comments and suggestions. I am not a doctor or medical professional and do not offer any medical opinions or advise. A word of advise, always consult with you personal medical team should you find a posting related to the challenges that you are facing in your walk with diabetes. I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in April 1966 and received a Certificate of Achievement and the Joslin Fifty-Year Medal in April 2016.