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I'm starting to do research on insulin pumps rather than using MDI. I've gathered from reading here that some people find the ability to make small adjustments the advantages of using the pump/pods over MDI.What do people like/dislike about the…Continue
I've noticed that it really irritates me when people without diabetes talk about sugar spikes and insulin as if they are experts. Does anyone else feel this way? I know it comes from the fact that us PWDs deal with these things on a daily, even…Continue
I think I haven't opened my own thread here yet, although I find you people here most helpful (compared to other forums), by far.I've been diagnosed with diabetes in June 2013, after going to my GP for reactive hypos (which I've had since I was 12,…Continue
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So my blood work came back. My c-peptide is a .84
Now we wait through the weekend until my stuff is submitted on Monday to the insurance company, and then we'll find out about approval. Oy vei!
If it does not get approved, then my doctor will do a peer-to-peer with the insurance company.
Being I am a Cancer patient, they say it may be a bit more of jumping through hoops, but I should get approved.
Waiting is the worst!
What have you done for the past 24 hours? Some people I know have woken up and realized summer was over and their kids had their first day of school today, some other people I know are trying to keep the remainder last few days of summer before college starts back up. However you've spent your last 24 hours I have a question... was it in an ongoing never ending battle with yourself to save your life?
Welcome to a rough 24 hours in the life of a Blessed Diabetic who fights 24/7/365 to…Continue
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One major finding was that certain foods and dietary…Continue
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