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Intramuscular injections: Discuss

This came up in another discussion, and it really intrigues/interests me. Brian reports that on the occasions he does this (sounds like it'…

Started by Dave

9 Nov 12
Reply by Scott A

do you need to calculate protein and fat grams in addition to carbs?

I originally thought PWD only had to count carbs, and if they are taking insulin, know their insulin to carb ratio. But reading through thi…

Started by v/prediabetic

13 Nov 9
Reply by Mari

Basal or Bolus?

I've been Type 1 for 21+ years and am on MDI. My insulin to carb ratio is a very simple l:10 (Apidra); correction factor an easy 100; and m…

Started by Trudy

20 Nov 1
Reply by David (dns)

Bolus calculations help needed (sensitivity to insulin) - a la Think like a pancreas

I'm reading Scheiner's Think Like a Pancreas. According to Table 7-4 Sensitivity to insulin based on daily insulin usage, I would be somewh…

Started by lh378

9 Sep 11
Reply by Ortiz233

Insulin not working to lower BG after 34+ years of T1D

Hi all ! I really need some help here...I have been T1D since 1980 just got a CGM this month...still take shots can't afford the pump &…

Started by KayLo

28 Aug 24
Reply by PeggyEllen

Pumping & Gastroparesis??

I was wondering for those of you using a pump who also have GP, do you use an Extended Bolus or Multiwave?? I am trying to figure out which…

Started by Chris Ullger

6 Aug 21
Reply by Chris Ullger

Sliding scale

Does anyone still use the sliding scale? If so, what criteria do you use for it? I'm having a fight with a doctor my mom saw while she was…

Started by Cara

6 Aug 10
Reply by sdkate

insulin dosage adjustments

The recommendation is to inject Novolog 20 minutes before meal time. What are some of the options if: a. you eat more than you planned beca…

Started by lh378

9 Aug 10
Reply by lh378

1/4 unit marked syringes

Does anyone know if there are 1/4 unit marked ? My eyesight isn't that good and the 1/2 unit ones are small. Sometimes I need to inject 1/2…

Started by lh378

1 Aug 10
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Morning Lows

All this past week I've been waking up low...at first it was in the low 4's, then the mid 3's and today I woke at 2.3 (still feel shaky). I…

Started by Havarti

4 Aug 1
Reply by JustLookin

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