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"What a none PWD says will never bother me...only someone that's insulin dependent ha…"

JohnG replied May 24 to The Dumb (And Sometimes Funny) Things People Say to Diabetics

43 Jul 4
Reply by Alyssa

"Ground control to Major Tom!"

JohnG replied May 24 to singing to meter or pump

3 May 24
Reply by JohnG

"It's not unheard of for a veteran PWD to go into DK when using a pump. I was Dx with…"

JohnG replied May 20 to DKA - 15 years post diagnosis

10 May 28
Reply by KCCO

"Wow how convenient....Fleet® already has a pump on the market for this product...."

JohnG replied May 19 to Rectal application for insulin

38 May 19
Reply by Dave

"I have never heard of anyone using Symlin in a 24hr regiment???? The V-GO starts del…"

JohnG replied May 19 to Anyone using symlin with the V-GO disposable insulin Pump

7 Jul 1
Reply by Aaron

"I would have to say that lower is better but my A1c life time average is well below…"

JohnG replied May 15 to Is there added benefit to getting A1c lower once it's already < 7%?

57 May 18
Reply by FHS

"I have never heard that hay-fever causes insulin resistance. I'm allergic to many th…"

JohnG replied May 14 to Hayfever, diabetes, and insulin

7 May 14
Reply by Dave

"Oh my yes... My fave is coming home from work and passing out for a few hours, wakin…"

JohnG replied May 9 to loss of time due to low blood sugar

6 May 9
Reply by JohnG

"You can use the accu-chek multiclix forever....I probably change the drum out every…"

JohnG replied May 1 to Re-using Lancets?

30 May 2
Reply by Lilli D

"I like BD...although I only use about one per week for my CGM change. I also use a S…"

JohnG replied Apr 23 to Not A Big, Earth-shaking Question, But I'm Curious What Others Do

44 Apr 28
Reply by Linda




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