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No Endo; Really Bad Medical Advice

I am a T1 on a pump and have no endo right now because she left practice due to disagreement with hospital admin. Just my luck I now need t…

Started by Unknown Diabetic

47 on Friday
Reply by Clare

Has anyone heard of double. vision after Lucentis shots.

Still have double vision 4 days post op. I was told it was from the dilation drops. My eyes are not dilated for days now I had a lucentis s…

Started by Vikki

21 Sep 5
Reply by Vikki

General anesthesia recovery tougher for diabetics?

Had some pretty significant surgery yesterday. A stapedotomy in my right ear. I was all but completely deaf in that ear, progressing over t…

Started by Dave

10 Aug 23
Reply by Pastelpainter

Desperately seeking POSITIVE knee replacement diabetics

I know it's silly, but I've been nursing two bone on bone knees for 15 years, After this winter in South Dakota, and the ice and snow, I've…

Started by sdkate

5 Jul 5
Reply by Eucritta

Diabetes Care in the Hospital: It Ain’t Pretty (Diabetes Mine blog post)

Diabetes Care in the Hospital: It Ain’t Pretty By MikeH of Diabetes Mine Two ER visits within two days, thanks to a severe low blood sugar…

Started by Emily Coles

36 Jul 4
Reply by Diabetic Dad

Any Type 1's here that have had gastric sleeve surgery?

I was diagnosed with Type 1 at age 21 in 1994. I was a healthy weight then. I am now 40, and through years of higher and higher insulin req…

Started by RhondaB

16 May 23
Reply by Anna

Quick fall on the ice Monday; BROKEN ANKLE...Advice Please...

First (and /final) Facts: Ohio winters can begin early, and persist in length, variability and severity. Though it was 56 today, four days…

Started by Brunetta

112 Apr 26
Reply by DianaS

Heart Surgery and Low Blood-Sugar

several months ago I had triple bypass surgery and have noticed since then that I can no longer "feel" when my blood sugar is getting too l…

Started by Tamra

5 Apr 23
Reply by Tamra

Over 3 yrs after RNYGP & Going Strong!

I had the op in Hamilton, Ontario under OHIP program +3 yrs ago, best thing I ever did health-wise. Feel like I'm 30 years younger. A1C con…

Started by Grant Buchan-Terrell

0 Nov 6, 2013

Tylenol & CGM

My son is having surgery next week and will be given hydrocodone for pain relief. I know acetaminophen is contraindicated for the CGM and c…

Started by AustinMom

13 Aug 25, 2013
Reply by meee

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