All Discussions Tagged 'sleep' (16)

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Do the 911 Operators have a Glucagon Emergency Kit Script to help you do it?

I am going to leave my 7 year old daughter who has T1D with my dad over Thanksgiving weekend so we can go to a wedding. This will be the fi…

Started by Girl Glycosylated

13 Nov 25, 2013
Reply by Leah

eating right before bed?

I have noticed that when I eat right before bed (and bolus correctly), I almost always wake up with high BG. I suspect that the role of act…

Started by Brandon Burkhardt

15 Dec 19, 2012
Reply by Jethro

Help a grad student with her diabetes research project!

I was recently contacted by a graduate student named Amanda Marie Roberts, who is studying Clinical Health and Psychology at U. of Florida.…

Started by Emily Coles

1 May 18, 2012
Reply by DeeJay


Yep. In the doghouse. I take a sedative to get any sleep. BUT, the darn CGM blasts away all night (so the wife says) and she can't get any…

Started by Mike S.

3 Mar 30, 2012
Reply by Mike S.

Diabetes Dreams

I'm really prone to "dream themes", meaning, I tend to dream about the same general topics over and over again, over time. One of my most c…

Started by Emily Coles

10 Aug 29, 2011
Reply by Natalie ._c-

Is wanting to sleep really too much? Just something that needs to be told...

For the majority of the days, I've had pretty decent numbers. Since a lot of unplanned things happened on the past 3-4 days, it's not surp…

Started by Anne

10 Aug 19, 2011
Reply by Linda B.

Overnight/Third Shift Diabetics

How do you manage your eating schedule and your sleeping schedule? When do you eat, and when do you sleep? I get two half hour breaks... O…

Started by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

8 Jan 27, 2011
Reply by The Diabetic Welfare Queen

Sleep Aides

I've always understood that any kind of sleep aide was Taboo for an insulin dependent Diabetic. Because it might hinder our ability to dete…

Started by Ken Winters

18 Jan 26, 2011
Reply by PowerPumper

Valerian Root & Insulin

I was wondering if any type 1's taken valerian root?  I have terrible sleeping problems and it's one of the few things I haven't tried (acu…

Started by hiroze

3 Dec 10, 2010
Reply by Gerri

Can naps cause unexplained highs?

I know this is far fetched. I'm well versed on the variables that can cause a high BG, but this is something that I have noticed. Could be…

Started by Bug74

11 Jul 14, 2010
Reply by Caroline Pritchard




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