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"Sparkle Water..."

JohnG replied Jun 16 to What do you drink?

16 Jun 18
Reply by PatientX

"FYI...A 15 min walk would lower my BG 20-30mg/dL (1.6mmol/L). I don't see any big sw…"

JohnG replied Jun 14 to Basal test

9 Jun 14
Reply by Jen

"Many Doctors will say they put everyone with Diabetes on a statin. I had a doctor tr…"

JohnG replied Jun 13 to Statins?

16 Jun 13
Reply by Strings

"When I used Levemir I did my morning injection at 7:am and my evening no earlier tha…"

JohnG replied Jun 13 to Levemir - Injection timing

11 Jun 17
Reply by Tumeto

"I use about 15% less insulin during the summer but I can't say it's the heat, I eat…"

JohnG replied Jun 11 to My first summer - what does heat do to you?

14 Jun 13
Reply by Stuart

"I would agree, there are individuals with insulin dependence that suffer from varyin…"

JohnG replied Jun 11 to diabetes and emotional trauma

32 Jul 31
Reply by v/prediabetic

"I take Lisinopril because some other drugs I take are causing kidney damage, I would…"

JohnG replied Jun 11 to Given Script for Lisinopril Even with Good Blood Pressure?

19 Jun 16
Reply by jmhnyc

"Insulin induced lipohypertrophy, it's caused by the insulin alone, not the pump or n…"

JohnG replied Jun 5 to One year pumping insulin, no scar tissue... is that a good sign?

4 Jun 5
Reply by acidrock23

"Yep...the CGM is a great tool, many individuals have no idea what their BG profile r…"

JohnG replied Jun 4 to wheat and high blood sugar

62 Jun 27
Reply by Dee Dee

"Recharging resets the 168 hr timer built into the transmitter, so it does a 2 hr war…"

JohnG replied Jun 3 to Mini Med CGM "reuse"

2 Jun 4
Reply by Spock




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