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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
Thought I would give an update as to my case. Short Summary: 33 year old Family Medicine physician Diagnosed in June 2014 with HgbA1c of 6.0 and Impaired Glucose Tolerance (with basically no Phase-I insulin response.. sugars go up to 200 with around…Continue
From what I am reading it is being suggested in the new guidelines that all diabetics should take a statin. I am not on one. I am concerned about side effects. Do you take a statin? How do you do? Nancy
In my journey to good health I have found I count carbs and protein more and more.I make use of nutrition labels, certain books, recipe information, etc. I also surf the web and have found many websites that are made for nutrition information…Continue
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It has been a little over 2 years since my last blog. I feel compelled to write again to tell the sad tale of another friend and former neighbor who succumbed to diabetic complications. John passed away last night ( Christmas Eve)after suffering…Continue
I found this very interesting, I know that there are more than 48 known genetic factors involved in T2, I'm wondering if this info will lead to further research that might help pinpoint those most likely to develop T2, and help avoid…Continue
This could be VERY good news for T1's...…Continue
Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house
Not a creature was stirring not even a mouse
I had just settled down and was so soundly sleeping
When all of the sudden my CGM started beeping
I arose from my…Continue
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