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I've been using the dexcom cgm for about 6 weeks. I've had at least 5 sensors that fell off withing 2 days. The tape just seems to not stick. Other times, it lasts the full 7 days without any problem. Any suggestions?
Hi everyone. I am T1, on an insulin pump and have never had an A1C over 6.0. I was recently diagnosed with ADHD and have started Adderall for treatment. I'm wondering if anyone else is in this same boat: what has your experience been like, does the…Continue
Does anyone else have difficulty finding places on their stomach for their pumps? I am noticing that I feel the insulin when I bolus now. I'm not enjoying that feeling and my stomach looks pretty beat up. (I've been pumping for the past 7 years)Continue
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At Diabetes Hands Foundation (the nonprofit I was fortunate to co-found back in 2008, which drives TuDiabetes among other programs) diabetes advocacy has become an increasingly important part of our work over time. Since 2013, these efforts took us down a path that resulted in a roadmap with three core components:
1) Building up a database of Active Diabetes Advocates:
A robust database with…
First, this is my first time ever writing a post on my phone. Slow going with the tiny keypad, etc. LOL, so excuse the extra mistakes.
*As usual, the following is written from my memory of the events. Some things may be inaccurate due to faulty memories. In any case, this is how I remember it:
So, here is how today is going so far:
6:30ish: Hubby wakes me up to tell me that I am sleeping on my back. I'm under doctor's orders to not lay on my back because, eye stuff. I…Continue
Following the “rules” of Type 1 Diabetes management sometimes means absolutely NOTHING..
We can do everything right and do the same thing day after day after day and get different results.
Yesterday I blogged about Eden needing to stop, think and act in…Continue
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