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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
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18 Aug 19, 2009
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Type 1s See Surprise Bonus from Blood Pressure Drugs - Diabetes News Hound

The blood pressure drugs enalapril and losartan, which researchers hoped would also slow down the loss of kidney function in Type 1 diabeti…

Started by Christopher Frankie

0 Aug 19, 2009

invitation to india

hi to all, if anybody diabetic from anywhere wants to visit india he or she can stay at my home , i have arrangements for staying , it woul…

Started by ravinder

0 Aug 19, 2009

little swollen forhead near to eyes on both side, can any body else have?

i have little swollen fothead on both sides near to my eyes , it is not painful, some time disappear, is it due to hypertension medicines i…

Started by ravinder

1 Aug 19, 2009
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Flying with an Omnipod system

Does any have experience flying with a pump system? We flew once already while on shots. That was all OK packing all we needed. Now I am c…

Started by Erin Halvorson

4 Aug 19, 2009
Reply by Janet

Do you bolus when you are high?

Hi, I have been reading a lot about corrections after a big meal with a bolus lately....so I have question re this matter as I have not rea…

Started by nilufer

50 Aug 18, 2009
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playing football and hypo

in my school year i was very athletic and was captain of school football team. then i bacame diabetic at the age of 15 years . after that m…

Started by ravinder

1 Aug 18, 2009
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Lower blood sugar fast

How can i lower blood sugar fast .With out insulin ?

Started by carlos cruz

10 Aug 17, 2009
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Technical question - splitting Lantus

I've been curious... Many of you say that you take your Lantus twice a day. Do you take 50% of your original dose morning and evening? Or t…

Started by Katie Zeller

18 Aug 17, 2009




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