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Dinnertime Lantus causing night time lows?

My 3 1/2 year old just did a "sensor study" and we got some good info from it. But some of the changes the nurse made have me awake in the…

Started by Cobi Campbell

11 Oct 18, 2009
Reply by Gerri

Help my wife lose about 50-60 pounds so that she can be considered for a kidney transplant.

Hi All! This is my first post to this discussion group! I have a very urgent problem that needs to be taken care of regarding my wife. Her…

Started by Sasha Grasa

13 Oct 18, 2009
Reply by Shawna Staats

Diet for type 1

Okay, so since being diagnosed (almost 3 years ago now) I have gotten excellent control of my A1c but in the process gained weight steadily…

Started by Victoria

7 Oct 18, 2009

How do you control your Type 1? Diet + insulin?

Hey Everyone! Just throwing this out there to see if anyone has any suggestions for how to control blood sugars without letting diabetes t…

Started by Sarah

44 Oct 17, 2009
Reply by MelissaBL

lo to high within an hour...

I am wondering if any of you are experiencing this problem...I'm getting frustrated and having a hard time with this so I thought I would t…

Started by Amanda Elliott

16 Oct 17, 2009
Reply by D.D. Flack

voice in my pump

Hello all, I have noticed latly that whenever i press the light button of my pump it brings a strange sound. The pump is working well but…

Started by BEBO

24 Oct 17, 2009
Reply by Jennifer

target rate

my sons target is 100-120 but we hardly ever reach it. our in goal% for the last 7 days is only 20%. I have upped his basal rates and chang…

Started by tiffany

5 Oct 16, 2009
Reply by Jan

Freestyle Promise Program Saves You Money!!

I recently started on the Freestyle Promise program, where you can get up to $50 off, per month, the cost of your freestyle testing strips.…

Started by Mike

1 Oct 16, 2009
Reply by Type1

High Blood Sugars....What's up?

Hi all: I normally have blood sugars pretty consistently in target (around 100 fasting, under 140 2 hours post prandial, around 120 at bedt…

Started by Zoe

6 Oct 16, 2009
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sleeping disorder

once in 7-10 days i suffer from sleeping disorder, i remain awake for the whole night , Is it also due to D. some time if my sleep is distu…

Started by ravinder

3 Oct 16, 2009
Reply by Teena




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