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Sunday Funnies: It's Raining...?!

Published June 25, 2017

Anyone with diabetes knows the woes of test strips going astray...

Thanks to our regular contributor Jerry King, an accomplished cartoonist who creates more than 200 illustrations each month for websites, magazines, newspapers, greeting cards, etc., worldwide!


Sunday Funnies: Happy Father's Day

Published June 18, 2017

Hey D-Community Dads... this is your day!

Thanks as always to the talented Jon Carter, who's been drawing for us here at the 'Mine for some time now. You can check out the more of his work over at CARTerTOONS.


Sunday Funnies: A1C Victory!

Published June 11, 2017

Yeah, it feels just like this...

We're excited to introduce MEMEs as a new periodic addition to our Sunday Funnies series, thanks to our Canadian D-peep friend Kayla Brown, who's known in our online community for many clever creations at her Type 1 Memes site. We're happy to welcome her here to the 'Mine!


Sunday Funnies: Did You Say, Covfefe??

Published June 4, 2017

If you've been tuned into Twitter or current news, you may have heard about President Trump's latest tweet using the word "covfefe"... politics aside, we had to wonder how this mystery term might be used in the diabetes world?

Thanks to the talented Brad Slaight, a professional actor and comedian in California who's also a fellow type 1 PWD, best known in the D-Community under his alter ego: Meter Boy of the Diabetes Hero Squad.


Sunday Funnies: Grill It Up

Published May 28, 2017

Another Memorial Day weekend brings remembrance, and of course a certain amount of festivity...

Thanks to our regular contributor Jerry King, an accomplished cartoonist who creates more than 200 illustrations each month for websites, magazines, newspapers, greeting cards, etc., worldwide!

Happy Memorial Day Weekend, All!


Sunday Funnies: Diabetes BINGO...!

Published May 21, 2017

If diabetes was a game of bingo, it might play out like this...

Thanks to the artistic Gareth Morgan, a fellow type 1 in England and biomedical researcher-turned-illustrator who lends us his drawing talents regularly here at the ‘Mine.


Sunday Funnies: Mother's Day

Published May 14, 2017

Moms always care soooo much, which takes on new proportions when you've got the 'betes...

Thanks to the talented Jon Carter of CARTerTOONS -- and his mom, of course!

 

HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY, ALL!


Sunday Funnies: In Pursuit of Fitness

Published May 7, 2017

Darn the challenges of physical fitness!

We'll take all the help we can get, right?

Thanks to the ever-talented Jerry King, an accomplished worldwide cartoonist who can always make us smile.


Sunday Funnies: A PWD's Best Friend

Published April 30, 2017

When your dog needs some exercise, but...

Thanks to the ever-talented Jerry King, an accomplished worldwide cartoonist who can always make us smile.


Sunday Funnies: Diabetes Dandelions for Earth Day?

Published April 23, 2017

We've heard the saying, "April Showers Bring May Flowers," but since this weekend marked Earth Day, we wondered if there was a diabetes equivalent...

Yep, that's really how it feels sometimes -- test strips popping up everywhere, like dandelions! Thanks to the ever-talented Jerry King, an accomplished worldwide cartoonist who can always make us smile.


Sunday Funnies: Happy Easter, Diabetes PEEPS!

Published April 16, 2017

Happy Easter, everyone! Ah, this holiday that revolves around brightly packaged candy. But are there any Easter treats just for us PWDs? Why yes...

Oy, diet peeps!

Thanks to the talented Brad Slaight, a professional actor and comedian in California who's also a fellow type 1 PWD, best known in the D-Community under his alter ego: Meter Boy of the Diabetes Hero Squad.

Happy Easter, D-Peeps!


Sunday Funnies: Fingerpoking... Fun?

Published April 9, 2017

Ah, the joys of diabetes, and the mistakes we can make...

Yikes, is right!

Thanks to the artistic Gareth Morgan, a fellow type 1 in England and biomedical researcher-turned-illustrator who’s now a regular here at the ‘Mine.


Sunday Funnies: Spring Dog Walkin'

Published April 2, 2017

Hey, Spring has sprung and it's time to get the dogs out, right?

LOL. We're pretty sure that's what the dogs are thinking, too... :)

Thanks to the talented Jerry King, a regular cartoonist here at the 'Mine, who's a worldwide drawing talent creating more than 200 cartoons each month for websites, magazines, newspapers, greeting cards, and more.


Sunday Funnies: Diabetes Emoji Fun

Published March 26, 2017

Never hurts to add a few more emoticons into our lives, does it?

LOL. We could Like and Smiley Face this all day long!

btw, check out the real-life group creating diabetes emojis here.

Thanks to the talented Brad Slaight, a fellow type 1 PWD and professional actor and comedian in California who's famous in the D-Community under his alter ego: Meter Boy of the Diabetes Hero Squad.


Sunday Funnies: Golf Anyone?

Published March 19, 2017

Sometimes diabetes can even monkey with the unexpected...

Thanks to the talented Jerry King, a regular illustrator here at the 'Mine, who's a worldwide drawing talent creating more than 200 cartoons each month for websites, magazines, newspapers, greeting cards, and more.


Sunday Funnies: Daylight Saving Time Starts Up...

Published March 12, 2017

Anyone else think this when realizing it was time to "spring forward" with the start of Daylight Savings Time once again?

Yup, it was time to bump the clocks forward an hour again this Sunday morning at 2 a.m., along with adjusting all our glucose meters, insulin pumps and CGM settings! As always, we appreciate the humor of our time-conscious cartoonist Terry Keelan, a fellow type 1 living in Southern California who is very active with the athlete's group Insulindependence.

Thanks the reminder, Terry... Bummer that we had to lose an hour of sleep last night, though!


Sunday Funnies: The Downside of Diabetes and Exercise?

Published March 5, 2017

Yeah, yeah, we're supposed to exercise vigorously to help keep our blood sugars in range...

Hmm, the kind of vision that keeps some of us from exercising more...?

Thanks to our regular contributor Jerry King, an accomplished cartoonist who creates more than 200 illustrations each month for websites, magazines, newspapers, greeting cards, etc., worldwide!


Sunday Funnies: The Envelope Please...

Published February 26, 2017

Tuning in to the Academy Awards this Sunday night? Did you know PWDs have their very own category?

Thanks as always to the talented Jon Carter, who's been drawing for us here at the 'Mine for some time now. You can see more of his work over at CARTerTOONS.

And ICMI (In Case You Missed It), check out our DiabetesMine D-Oscar winners, honored for their impact over the past year, and also the #DiabetesOscars hashtag!


Sunday Funnies: Party Like It's 1859...?

Published February 19, 2017

Tomorrow is President's Day, and even our glucose meters can are getting in the spirit...

Thanks to the talented Brad Slaight, an actor, comedian and fellow type 1 PWD in California who's best known in the D-Community under his alter ego: Meter Boy of the Diabetes Hero Squad.


Sunday Funnies: A Little Diabetes Love

Published February 12, 2017

Wondering what to give your PWD Valentine?

 

Thanks as always to the talented Terry Keelan, a fellow type 1 living in Southern California who first shared this love drawing back in 2014. Since love is in the air this week, we found it share-worthy again!


Sunday Funnies: The SuperBowl and D-Dads...

Published February 5, 2017

All eyes are on the big SuperBowl game today, and those of us with diabetes of course have our own kind of fun with it...

Thanks as always to fellow type 1 PWD Terry Keelan in California, who never fails to elicit a smile with his popular cartoons here at the 'Mine.


Sunday Funnies: The Groundhog Says...

Published January 29, 2017

Later this week, all eyes will be on that furry groundhog named Punxsutawney Phil, to see what he has to say about how soon the winter weather may break...

Now, that's a smart groundhog -- we can all learn to stockpile that way!

Thanks as always to the talented Jon Carter, who's been drawing for us here at the 'Mine for some time now. You can check out the more of his work over at CARTerTOONS.


Sunday Funnies: You Asked Me What About Diabetes??

Published January 22, 2017

In a world where any little question can take on a life of its own...

A good reminder not to be like those diabetes police pestering us about blood sugars!

Thanks to the artistic Gareth Morgan, a fellow type 1 in England and biomedical researcher-turned-illustrator who’s a regular featured artist here at the ‘Mine.


Sunday Funnies: When Diabetes is 'Done'

Published January 15, 2017

Diabetes finally off the mind?

OK, this is pretty Dilbert, but seriously... what would YOU do if you ever got to stop thinking about the Big D?

Thanks to the talented Jerry King, a regular cartoonist here at the 'Mine, who's a worldwide drawing talent creating more than 200 cartoons each month for websites, magazines, newspapers, greeting cards, and more.


Sunday Funnies: Diabemon

Published January 8, 2017

Word is there's a new game in 2017 for the Diabetes Community...

Hey, we're already playing that game, no?! :)

Thanks to the artistic Gareth Morgan, a fellow type 1 in England and biomedical researcher-turned-illustrator who’s been lending us his drawing talents here at the ‘Mine.


Sunday Funnies: Happy New Year

Published January 1, 2017

The new year is upon us, and with it, an urge to clean house...

Thanks for this illustration go to legendary cartoonist Jerry King, whom we're proud to feature at the 'Mine regularly.

 


 

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