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Eat to your meter?

I have seen some comments and posts that are confusing to me as a new T1, and I think my questions may be related. If not, I apologize for…

Started by Dee

16 Apr 4
Reply by Terry

I understand DENIAL but it annoys me when Diabetics complain about their health and don't take care of themselves.

I have been a Type 1 Diabetic for 32 years now and the older I get the more I want to smack stupid upside its head. My cousin Patty died fr…

Started by david-1968

62 Mar 9
Reply by david-1968

Low/High = "Primal"?

Whether spooky low, or insanely high Are the emotions that surface whether during either kind of situation.... are these emotions solely c…

Started by Stuart

16 Feb 27
Reply by Stuart

when is dka dangerous?

Hi all, Had a rough couple of days actually more like nights. For some reason my pump was getting air bubbles into the reservoir after a co…

Started by priscilla

9 Feb 19
Reply by Jen

Drastic changes to blood sugars

For the last month I've been reading abnormally high. Typically my basal was 12.3 units daily my i.c. ratio 1 to 12. Now I've upped my basa…


0 Feb 7

A small question ----

I have been a diabetic type 2 for 15 years now. I am on diet control -- lo carb; and Janumet 1000 (twice a day before meals) and lots of ex…

Started by sdkate

3 Jan 13
Reply by sdkate

For People with Diabetes, Aggressive Blood Pressure Goals May Not Help

Many people with diabetes also have high blood pressure. Clinical guidelines have suggested blood pressure levels in people with diabetes s…

Started by CFAH

1 Nov 12, 2013
Reply by Tim

I have hypothyroidism and I had a CT scan with contrast

I had DKA last January and from that time I have been having issues with my digestive system, the most recent one being acidity below navel…

Started by Guruprasad

1 Sep 20, 2013
Reply by Zoe

Sugars going up for no reason almost all the time even when i'm not eating anything

It's been like this a lot for me recently, whenever I eat anything now i have to take waaay more insulin than I used to and it's been getti…

Started by NyJonesy26/Ken

8 May 23, 2013
Reply by Brian (bsc)

How much can stress really cause bloodsugar to raise?

Hi All,I'm struggling with this one due to alot of things going on in my life. So, I was wondering if you might have some knowledge on this…

Started by MeadowLark

36 May 11, 2013
Reply by Stuart




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