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Make "corrections" when going high with type 2 diabetes?

Are there any type 2's that make "corrections" with humalog when they either dont feel good and fighting a cold with high BS or have made p…

Started by Craig

2 Jun 4, 2009
Reply by Zoe

dawn phenomenom and late night snack

I definitely suffer from DP and I know many people eat a late night snack to help this. I have 2 questions. If my bg is high ( above 140) b…

Started by Jeannie Wagner

6 Jun 4, 2009
Reply by Ellie

How To FIGHT type 2 Diabetes ..A diabetes Guide , A Miracle Breakthrough

Started by Rose

0 Jun 3, 2009

Cost Care Tool for figuring how much you spend on your health and how you can perhaps save!

I posted this in Type 1 diabetes area - but thought I'd peek in and say "hello" and pass this by you all incase you're interested. I've ne…

Started by FatCatAnna

0 Jun 3, 2009

Type 2 Diabetics - need your help

Hi, Been recently diagnosed as type 2 and would very much like to hear how other type 2's are managing their blood glucose. Please take t…

Started by Mike

13 Jun 3, 2009
Reply by Jeannie Wagner

What constitutes a hypo?

I have been having discussions on another forum about what constitutes a hypo. In my belief, it's a low blood sugar, which causes symptoms,…

Started by Hana Rous

25 Jun 3, 2009
Reply by Duncan

Counting Carbs vs. Carb Exchanges

I'm a T2 dx several months ago. Since I am also trying to lose weight I count carbs, fats (amount & type), fiber, protein, etc. I've re…

Started by Gerriann Tobkin

18 Jun 3, 2009
Reply by Cynthia F.

Is it really necessary for my wife to test her blood glucose level four times a day?

Greetings: Everyday, my wife tests her blood glucose level four times a day (i.e., before B-fast, B4 Lunch, B4 Dinner, and B4 bedtime). Unf…

Started by Marad Assukkeri

14 Jun 3, 2009
Reply by Duncan

Advice About Metformin and Amaryl

I have NIDDM Type 2. I was diagnosed many years ago. I just recently got interested in trying to get my sugars under control. Three months…

Started by David

10 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by Mark

Could I have been mis-diagnosed all together?

I'm so frustrated. My BG was all over the place and I finally got a diagnosis in Feb of Type 2 (atypical type 2, thin, etc.). GAD and Islet…

Started by EsMom

29 Jun 2, 2009
Reply by EsMom




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