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I will not apologize for my behavior!

Started by Christalyn in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by pancreaswanted 3 hours ago. 44 Replies

Today I had the pleasure of meeting a group of people to chat about social media networking and such. In this group, was a man claiming to be a Natural doctor with business cards. Not a "DO" or an "MD" but some kind of Natural holistic doctor. He…Continue

Lows....Running the Train!

Started by Zoe in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Zoe 3 hours ago. 46 Replies

So am I the only one that thinks, "oh I can do this." I was in range after lunch, went and taught my course, then stopped to do a couple errands (now 4 hours after lunch bolus). I was at the hardware store, not my most confident shopping, but come…Continue

Tags: hypoglycemia, hypo, low

Timing a Bolus

Started by LilliD in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Siri 4 hours ago. 16 Replies

I'm using Novolog for bolus now but having trouble figuring out how long before eating to shoot up. I'm still going to 170 or so for meals that would normally send me over 200, so progress, but not where I want to be. The flexpen says to use it 5-10…Continue

Tags: insulin, meals, bolus, flexpen, Novolog

well meaning people around lows

Started by pancreaswanted in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Stuart 4 hours ago. 6 Replies

someone recently posted on reactions loved ones have when a d person has lows. yesterday i was at a meeting at work. we are a small company of about 150 but are spread out in centres across the city. we see people from other centres every week or…Continue

Tags: family, friends, awareness, hypo, low

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MY BLOG!

Posted by Taylor_B on December 17, 2014 at 7:09pm 0 Comments

Keep up to date with my blog: http://diaryofaninsulinaddict.blogspot.com/

I Am Not Normal

Posted by Tamra on December 17, 2014 at 7:00pm 0 Comments

A bit of a rant...the following is my own personal opinion.

My entire life I have been told by friends, family, and even doctors that I can "live a normal life". That is a very loose term if you look at it from the point of view of a…

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Proof Low Carb Works (for me)

Posted by Sandy on December 17, 2014 at 12:00pm 2 Comments

T2, 35 yrs since diagnosed, never in control, ADA suggestions followed, kidney doctor followed, internal med. doc. followed...NOT.....NOW I found a listening, loving and logical Endo. in Sept....my A1c was 9.5 and killing me. He set me straight…

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New My First Entry

Posted by Christine on December 17, 2014 at 6:15am 3 Comments

I have never done this before. I hope I;m in the right place. I have had diabetes for about 12 years. Totally out of control. I take Metformin,Novalog and Lantus. My sugar are all over the place. I'm just chasing them. In the last week my sugars…

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New Animas pumper!

Posted by Mario on December 16, 2014 at 8:00am 1 Comment

I'm on my Animas Vibe pump for 5 days now. I really love the Animas color screen and the integrated Dexcom CGM ! After 10 years with a Medtronic pump (712-715-722) I was ready for a change!

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Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on December 16, 2014 at 3:00am 6 Comments

Philmont

Yesterday morning I published a long version of my diagnosis story on the web site administered by my friend Scott Johnson. If…

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