Hey, it's flu shot season, when the rest of the world just maybe gets a little taste of the diabetes life...

 

Ugh, indeed.

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 have her contributing to the 'Mine!


Sunday Funnies: Those Darn Diabetes Police

Published Nov. 5, 2017

You know those people who mean well as they try to "help" us PWDs?

Thanks as always to our T1 friend and artist Terry Keelan in California, who created this 'toon for the 'Mine several years ago. It remains unversal and is especially relevant now that we're in the midst of 2017 National Diabetes Awareness Month.


Sunday Funnies: Scary Diabetes Halloween Costumes

Published Oct. 29, 2017

Halloween is just around the corner... got your costume yet?

 

Thanks, as always, to our T1 friend and artist Terry Keelan in California.


Sunday Funnies: Everywhere You Go...

Published Oct. 22, 2017

Sure, diabetes may seem like an ole ball and chain sometimes...

 

But that doesn't mean it's all gloom and doom.

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: Scary Diabetes TV

Published Oct. 15, 2017

And some folks call this entertainment?

 

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


Sunday Funnies: We Have a Winner

Published Oct. 8, 2017

Apparently, there's more than one way to "play the diabetes card"...

 

Thanks as always 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: A Slice of Diabetes

Published Oct. 1, 2017

THIS...

 

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 have her contributing to the 'Mine!


Sunday Funnies: Fall Is Here

Published Sept. 24, 2017

Autumn is setting in once again, and maybe there's a reason those with diabetes don't like to call it "Fall"...

 

Thanks, as always, to Jon Carter, who originally made this illustration for the 'Mine a few Falls back. He's been a freelance cartoonist for more than 20 years and has drawn for numerous newspapers, print and online publications and corporate clients.


Sunday Funnies: A New iPhone X for Diabetes?!

Published Sept. 17, 2017

With the Apple announcement about the latest iPhone generation, people were diabetes must have been thinking...

 

Thanks again to Jon Carter, who's been a freelance cartoonist for more than 20 years and has drawn for numerous newspapers, print and online publications and corporate clients.


Sunday Funnies: Pool Therapy?

Published Sept. 10, 2017

With summer coming to a close, it's a good time to hit the pool, right?

 

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


Labor Day Funnies: Time Off From Work, Really...?!

Published Sept. 3, 2017

With the Labor Day long weekend here, it seems everyone can find an excuse to relax...

 

Our 'Mine team is taking a little time off to relax too, until Tuesday, while appreciating all the hard-working folk in the Diabetes Community who do so much for us!

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

Happy Labor Day, Friends!


Sunday Funnies: If Clint Eastwood Had Diabetes

Published August 27, 2017

Diabetes can be challenging, but it'd be no match for Clint Eastwood's iconic character Dirty Harry...

 

MAKE MY DAY!

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


Sunday Funnies: Duct Tape Required

Published August 20, 2017

In the heat of summer, those of us wearing D-devices have to get resourceful, no?

 

Thanks to Canadian D-peep Kayla Brown, who's known in our online community for many clever creations at her Type 1 Memes site, and whom we're happy to have as a new regular contributor here at the 'Mine!


Sunday Funnies: Diabetes Cyborg?

Published August 13, 2017

Wow, this one rings weirdly true, no?

 

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: Round and Round We Go

Published August 6, 2017

Here we are, in the so-called Dog Days of Summer... in which hope still springs eternal, no?

 

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.


Test Strips, Ahoy!

Published July 30, 2017

Ah, summer boat trips are fun, but can present challenges for those of us with diabetes...

 

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.


Published July 23, 2017

The annual week of the shark is here once again, so beware Diabetes Community...

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.


Recycling Inspirations

Published July 16, 2017

Innovation goes a long way, especially when it's so very practical...

 

This illustration originally appeared back in 2013, but remains relevant since diabetes trash is an ongoing challenge! Thanks once again to the multi-talented Terry Keelan for his If Diabetics Ran The World cartoon series.


Dogs Always Know

Published July 9, 2017

Blame it on the blood sugar. Just ask any pup...

 

Thanks to our Canadian DOC friend Kayla Brown, who's known in our online community for many clever creations at her Type 1 Memes site and is now regularly lending her talents to us at the 'Mine.


Happy Independence Day, Diabetes Community!

Published July 2, 2017

It's nearly Independence Day, diabetes-style...

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 Fourth of July Holiday Weekend, Friends!

 

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