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studying abroad

Started by Rebeca Oliveira in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by Brian (bsc) 31 minutes ago. 1 Reply

Hi,I'm an electrical engineering student and I intend to participate on a government program that allows college students to go study abroad. I live in Brazil with my folks, and I intend to spend a whole year in the USA ( don't know exactly where…Continue

DP - Rising BG's in the AM

Started by Sarah in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by Brian (bsc) 35 minutes ago. 2 Replies

Does anyone who wears a CGM notice the minute they wake up in the morning their blood sugars just start rising, up and up? I watch on my CGM and the arrow just starts going up the minute I wake up. Also, I've been having really bad lows lately,…Continue


Started by kathimcb in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes. Last reply by kathimcb 1 hour ago. 10 Replies

Hi, I was diagnosed as a T2 in 2005. I will be 60 in November.A couple of months ago, I began taking Lantus and Novalog. Prior to that, my A1C was TERRIBLE. For the first time, at least since my diagnosis, I have obtained tight control. I'm very…Continue

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Lows and weight gain

Started by Maddie in Type 1 Diabetes Forum. Last reply by still_young_at_heart 5 hours ago. 2 Replies

So I have read that getting lows can cause weight gain because it forces us to eat sugary foods and drink things like juice that are super high in sugars. My step sister just said that in her class she was told diabetics can have weight fluctuations…Continue

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The 'Art' of Blood Glucose Management.

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Reading the blog by edenseffort "Nerves AND Exercise - not a good mix" blog. Sort of inspired me to document this.

As I commented there, I love it when we can nail the ART of blood glucose…


Nerves AND exercise – not a good mix…

Posted by edenseffort on September 29, 2014 at 12:16pm 2 Comments

Eden has been back playing her beloved basketball for one week now after her broken thumb..

Last night she attended a girls only clinic (she plays on a boys team) and was one of the older more experienced girls there.

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I'm Crying Right Now

Posted by Tiki on September 29, 2014 at 12:13pm 6 Comments

It is interesting how you can live for so long believing something because a professional told you it was so. Since 2007, I have believed that I had poor circulation in my legs because a doctor diagnosed it as such. Today I found out that the…


McGregor Park

Posted by rick the "Blogabetic" on September 29, 2014 at 6:30am 4 Comments

McGregor Park

A few weeks ago on a sunny Sunday afternoon Sheryl and I went to a new park near our house. It is a rather large park which is not well… Continue

Ah but that was sooooo Gooood

Posted by Georgia boy on September 28, 2014 at 7:09pm 6 Comments

'Honey-do' done. Helped wife clean house. Yeah, I 'll admit it. I've been house broken and house trained. And I'll be the first to say so.

But afterwards she decided she wanted some Churches chicken, mouth watered on that one. So off we go…



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