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"I used to take my whole dose (35 units at the time) at night. It worked fine at firs…"

TimmyMac replied Jan 20 to lantus dose

107 Mar 13
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"In my 16 years of diabetes I've only ever been able to afford shots/pens. So I guess…"

TimmyMac replied Nov 17, 2013 to Do you prefer shots or the pump?

37 Nov 18, 2013
Reply by artwoman

"Its weird though, I've never had it happen before. Maybe those other times I had Mom…"

TimmyMac replied Aug 5, 2013 to Fasting blood labs and passing out?

16 Aug 5, 2013
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"yeah, I wanted to say something, but I was too out of it to make a big deal about it…"

TimmyMac replied Aug 5, 2013 to Fasting blood labs and passing out?

16 Aug 5, 2013
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"It might have been the needle, I know it was really starting to hurt when she was di…"

TimmyMac replied Aug 3, 2013 to Fasting blood labs and passing out?

16 Aug 5, 2013
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"I can safely rely on a low bloodsugar waking me up. So no, I do not check at night.…"

TimmyMac replied Jul 5, 2013 to Adult and type 1/ Do you do night time testing?

57 Aug 1, 2013
Reply by shoshana27

" came across this one earlier this morning"

TimmyMac replied Mar 3, 2013 to Quotes that describe your "diabetes situation"

133 Mar 4, 2013
Reply by Negg

"MDI for 15 years here. I usually try to limit myself to 2 slices of pizza and one pi…"

TimmyMac replied Mar 3, 2013 to Pizza question

15 Mar 4, 2013
Reply by SS

"for the past few years i've worn basic cheapo socks and either nike or brooks runnin…"

TimmyMac replied Feb 17, 2013 to Diabetic socks & sneakers?

35 Feb 20, 2013
Reply by Sam Iam

"but from what Holger just said, the beta cells aren't needed. So it wouldn't matter…"

TimmyMac replied Feb 10, 2013 to Article: Type 1 Diabetes Cured in Dogs!

18 Feb 12, 2013
Reply by FHS




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