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Confused and Frustrated... High post-meal BG

Hi, I’m Ashley. I’m new here. I was diagnosed with T1D just 2.5 years ago when I was 23 years old. I’ve maintained fairly good control ev…

Started by Ashlynne4

44 Sep 10
Reply by Eucritta

New a1C number 5.6 !!!!!!!!

I was dx this year in May at the hospital with BS 820 and a1C @ 15.3. Had new a1C done yesterday and it was 5.6!!!! It was a lot of work, w…

Started by John11

14 Sep 9
Reply by Melitta

The worst timing

I've been finding myself wanting to post about diabetes on my fb, but I don't have any diabetic friends so I'm coming to this site in hopes…

Started by Maria R.

16 Sep 8
Reply by Dee

Where to go after PUMP therapy?

Hello All. I would like to start a discussion as to where to go after pump therapy? As a type one diabetic for over 25 years, I have seen t…

Started by Flynn Simon

9 Sep 8
Reply by JohnG

Insulin Sensativity Factor (ISF)

I'm a long time type 1 but new to an insulin pump. What does adjusting the ISF do to the amount of insulin I'm receiving?

Started by Lefty

6 Sep 8
Reply by artwoman

Long time pumper.... going back to injections?

The title says it all. I have been on a pump for 17 years now. Due to a declining pump (it is 12 years old) and the cost to keep pumping ou…

Started by A. Barney

28 Sep 7
Reply by Scott A

ADHD and Diabetes

I'm sure this type of question has been around before but this is from an adult perspective. I was diagnosed Type 1 in May 2014. I've had A…

Started by JeffJinSD

4 Sep 6
Reply by 2hobbit1

exhausted even with stable blood sugar.

I'm trying to figure out what is really going on here. I run a 5k about 3 times per week. I was hoping that after doing this for a while no…

Started by eknight003

4 Sep 6
Reply by Leah

Wearing OmniPod, wanting to swim! :-(

Hello all, My son has been using the OmniPod for about 9-10 months. He use to be physically more active, but now he doesn't do much. I can…

Started by FYaz

23 Sep 5
Reply by FYaz

Vote for Miss Idaho for People's Choice in Miss America

Sierra Sandison, Miss Idaho in the 2014 Miss America would like us to vote for her as the People's Choice. You may know of her from the #Sh…

Started by Marie B

8 Sep 5
Reply by curlysarah




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