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Psychiatric Treatment of Hypoglycemia


At home, I awake to the cool of an open window, and snuggle into my blankets. The hospital is overheated and I sweat a lot. It is spring and the first sound of the day is birdsong. On inpatient psychiatry, … Continue reading

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Doctor-Controlled Diabetes


During the drugging years I had been diagnosed with diabetes mellitus, type II; the doctor had said, “Over weight and over forty.”  It was diet controlled, that is, I progressively kept eliminating from my diet all the things that were pushing … Continue reading

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