All Discussions Tagged 'sugars' (30)

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HIGH BG with Insulin, Metformin and Invokana

Hi all! I've been a T1 for the past 14 years and always managed good control, my last A1c was 7.0. I'm on a t:slim pump and wear a Dexcom r…

Started by mmr5020

12 Jul 29
Reply by 2hobbit1

Interested in a Diabetes Teen Youtube Channel?

Hello! I was sorta thinking last night.... I wanted to see if anyone was interested in maybe making a youtube channel about diabetes! First…

Started by Caren

0 Feb 15

Dear pup,

Oh pup, I remember when I first came on here about a year go and you introduced yourself right away. I remember thinking, "wow, she was SO…

Started by Caren

1 Jan 30
Reply by 明けてく空


I am wondering how Optifast impacts on blood sugar levels.Although I am losing weight,feeling better and have better blood pressure,cholest…

Started by Sarahtrust

15 Nov 26, 2013
Reply by jims

Low sugars coming at times that shouldn't be

I have been diagnosed for 13 years now, under tight control for about three years on Metformin and Amaryl. I also have lost over 80 lbs, ha…

Started by sdkate

11 Jul 22, 2013
Reply by JustLookin

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)

My 12 yr old son is lying about blood sugars and sneaking food. HELP!

Hello, I am new to this website. My son is 12yrs old, he has type 1 diabetes and wears an insulin pump. He was dx'ed at age 2 and has been…

Started by Sarah

40 Mar 25, 2013
Reply by cristi gabbert

High Sugars & Thinking

Finally my sugars are stabilising :) After going on DAFNE I understand so much so much better !! But I've had about 3 months of bad control…

Started by Char8833

6 Dec 6, 2012
Reply by Wren

Question for working diabetics

So I recently went from being a stay at home mother to working outside of the home. I did it because financially we are not stable enough.…

Started by Cherise

2 Nov 17, 2012
Reply by Leo2

Need Opinions!! My T1 is having high blood sugars....

Hello, I need some opinions on what you would do..... My son which is on a pump is eating breakfast at 8:15am getting his bolus 15 minutes…

Started by c.schambers

13 Sep 22, 2012
Reply by jwinc




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