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Weight Gain w/ Insulin

OK fellow type 2's, I would like to see how many people can identify with this and methods of dealing with it. At first diagnosis I started…

Started by 1DebY

51 on Thursday
Reply by 1DebY

the new levemir pen

I recently got a new prescription for levemir. It was different than the old pen design. The drum where you would "push" the plunger to del…

Started by Christalyn

9 Feb 22
Reply by Trudy

Is it okay to use metformin while you are on an insulin pump and CGM?

I used to be on metformin as well as glyburide and Januvia. However,at some point, my blood glucoses started to be really high and doctor s…

Started by Sandy

18 Feb 18
Reply by jewels

Prescription insulin

Something I've always wondered about; why do some insulin require a prescription to buy and some others do not? Humalog, novolog, lantus an…

Started by Oldspook

32 Feb 16
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Tandem Diabetes Care Announces FDA Clearance of the t:flex™ Insulin Pump

Largest-capacity Insulin Pump Cleared for People with Greater Insulin Needs SAN DIEGO, January 12, 2015 Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

4 Feb 12
Reply by clau

Allergic to ALL INSULIN

Just recently I have undergone two lots of allergy testing on All Insulin's. The results of the testing have found that i am allergic to al…

Started by PGG

45 Jan 25
Reply by Gail N.

starting insulin after 2 years

Hi Well after 2 years, we decided it's time to go to the next step. I have been taking Januvia and Metformin max amounts but my AIC has bee…

Started by Nancy Beneteau

18 Jan 20
Reply by Terry

Bad Insulin?

Hello, I've been a diabetic for 27 years but just started pumping with a Metronic pump about 6 months ago. For the last 3 days I have been…

Started by mlcarey

13 Jan 18
Reply by Mike Ratrie

Be in control with Humulin-R and -N

We are blessed to have a new member, Dyepez09, who needs help from this community in getting dialed in with good control using Relion R and…

Started by Dave

15 Jan 17
Reply by Michele H

What do you think of this new 'Double Diabetic' classification for type 1s with insulin resistance?

Its even more confusing for the general public, now, with a 'double diabetic' classification that takes all the fun of insulin for Type one…

Started by mohe0001

74 Jan 17
Reply by mohe0001

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