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What do normal blood sugar levels look like?

I was dx a few weeks ago as Type 1. I'm currently on MDI and my four blood sugar checks before eating were all okay -- usually between 90 a…

Started by mcfc1987

34 Jan 8
Reply by suezq1949

Glucose tabs aka sugar pills

has anyone else tried the Up&Up(target brand)grape flavor? they're kinda crazy!!

Started by merileepearl

6 Dec 16, 2013
Reply by Piscesyin

T1 and marijuana

I've read several articles discussing the effects of marijuana on blood glucose. From my experiences, I've never seen a rise or decrease in…

Started by Jack

52 Dec 5, 2013
Reply by Leah

CGM's with medical card.

I've been looking at getting a cgm but i only have medical card of Illinois. It seems it doesn't cover much. Does anyone know of a cgm it w…

Started by Misfit223

1 Nov 13, 2013
Reply by Kristi

Dexcom?

I am now seriously considering a CGM, and have heard great things about the Dexcom. I did 2 trials with the medtronic guardian, but I hated…

Started by T1Teen

2 Oct 19, 2013
Reply by Shawn

What would you like to know about CGM? Post your interview questions for Dr. Francine Kaufman

On Friday, January 11th, Francine Ratner Kaufman, M.D., Chief Medical Officer for Medtronic Diabetes, will be appearing live on the TuDiabe…

Started by Emily Coles

31 Oct 6, 2013
Reply by shoshana27

any good cheap glucose meters / strips?

Last month at the hospital I got a freebie Freestyle Lite from an endocrinologist.  I've been using it ever since, but the strips are on th…

Started by DanK

33 Sep 10, 2013
Reply by Scott A

Accu-Chek Supplies

So I've recently got on the Accu-chek combo insulin pump. My insurance paid for this 100% no problem. It even covers all of the usual pump…

Started by ashleypfuntner

7 Aug 22, 2013
Reply by Matthew Yarbrough

What's Your Favorite Glucose Meter?

So my meter (my first) is a one touch mini. Like it fine but it is seriously inaccurate. Getting a new one even if I have to buy it persona…

Started by Nosweettea

18 Jul 1, 2013
Reply by guitarnut

Glucometer Recycling & Generic Test Strips

I've been collecting old glucometers / blood glucose monitors and broken insulin pumps for recycling through my service MedeWaste.com over…

Started by Patrick Hebert

13 May 10, 2013
Reply by Jaybyrd

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