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"I carry nothing but my meter and my Glucagon kit in lap top bag unless I'm going to…"

JohnG replied Sep 3 to supplies to carry with you at all times and advice about testing and injecting on the go

26 Sep 5
Reply by meee

"Please explain the 72 hr. fast...?"

JohnG replied Sep 3 to New to diabetes and frustrated

14 Sep 3
Reply by Lil~Bit

"I worked in a Pharmacy during my High-school days(1968,1969), pork insulin was under…"

JohnG replied Sep 3 to How much is 1 unit of insulin?

39 Sep 12
Reply by Brian J

"The new meters are not very accurate and measuring BG in a small blood drop= trouble…"

JohnG replied Sep 3 to And on the other hand, we have a different BGL

10 Sep 3
Reply by JohnG

"U100= 100 units of insulin per milliliter of fluid in the vial. So 1 unit = one hund…"

JohnG replied Sep 3 to How much is 1 unit of insulin?

39 Sep 12
Reply by Brian J

"I eat fruit every day but not a huge portion, my insulin works great on fruit, I rea…"

JohnG replied Sep 2 to more bad advice on television

5 Sep 2
Reply by Cora

"My pump says my BG is in range 90% of the I'm over 140 about 2.4 hr each…"

JohnG replied Sep 2 to 1 hr at 140 Harmful ?

103 Sep 2
Reply by JohnG

"My wife's sister had the standard bypass about 7 years ago. At that time her weight…"

JohnG replied Aug 30 to Considering the Duodenal Switch surgery. Thoughts?

4 Aug 30
Reply by JohnG

"Yes my Dad tells everyone,that I'm a Diabetic (the bad kind) and a major organ recip…"

JohnG replied Aug 29 to What Frustrates You About Diabetes?

38 Sep 4
Reply by 1DebY

"I have a EatSmart..the nice thing about this one is that it will keep a running tota…"

JohnG replied Aug 29 to food scale

13 Sep 1
Reply by Rob Roy




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