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novolog verses humalog

can you tell me if you would use the same amount of novolog as the same amount to cover as humalog? Which works better for you with lantis?…

Started by Charlene Leary

12 Aug 20, 2009
Reply by Charlene Leary

Insulin Time Switch

I currently take my Lantus Inuslin 2100/9 at nite. Next Monday i begin working second shift (3 to 11). I want to swtich my insulin time to…

Started by Isaac Stephenson

4 Aug 20, 2009
Reply by Kristin

type 1.5???

I am new to this online community, and am still picking up alot of great information on our "disease". But this 1.5... What is it exactly.…

Started by dsg1987

7 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Melitta

Has anyone used the i-port??

hi there i was just looking through the dlife store and stumbled upon the i port. does anyone know how it works? any expirence with it? htt…

Started by dsg1987

2 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Suzanne


I had an endo appointment today as it's been just at 2 months since my diagnosis and he suggested that I think about using a CGM to help me…

Started by Elizabeth

7 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Elizabeth

Another Novolog -- Humalog Question

My PCP changed me from Novolog to Humalog yesterday. Wanted me to use a sliding scale. I refuse to do that. I have been bolusing for correx…

Started by Sareln Pupkies

5 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Dave    _

How low is too low?

Last night I had my lowest recorded sugar 31 on my one touch utlra link. I have hypoglycemic unawarness so at 31 can still talk (a little s…

Started by Lisa Harmadi

2 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Sheila

I don't understand what is going on.

I'll admit, as a recently diagnosed T1 (14MAY09), I'm still in the dark about how everything works, but I'm learning. I'm reading "Think Li…

Started by Robert Hearn

10 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Kelly Rawlings

Counting protein grams

During my last appointment, my diabetes educator said that I should start counting protein grams in addition to carbs to determine the prop…

Started by Janet

3 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Zoe



Started by Charlene Leary

18 Aug 19, 2009
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