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Humalog between meals...........Blood Ketone testing

I was told by Endo not to take Humalog before bed for a high BG or between meals...However, when I am high and cannot correct and only eat…

Started by Ree in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

57 11 hours ago
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How Do I Know Whether It's My Basal or Bolus That Needs Adjusting?

I've been using Apidra in the Omnipod for about 2 and a half years now and last week I switched to Novolog. With Apidra I was all over the…

Started by Steve in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

5 11 hours ago
Reply by karen

Donut Hole

Two years ago BCBS stopped covering my insulin in December. Last year it was in late October. Today I was told by my pharmacy that this was…

Started by David Yoder in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

4 12 hours ago
Reply by greg

Looking for physician recommendations in Central Florida

Hello, I'm looking for recommendations for physicians who are familiar with LADA / Type 1.5 diabetes. I'm in the Lakeland area (between Orl…

Started by TrueHeartedOne in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

5 15 hours ago
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Silhouette Tubing Failure

This morning I woke up to find my pump was disconnected. The tubing had broken during the night. My BG was 19.2 mmol/L or 345 mg/dl. I fel…

Started by malcolm3057 in Insulin Pump Users Forum

36 15 hours ago
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Gosh - Sorry about your FROZEN INSULIN!

Some of you may have noticed me missing for the last two weeks. I've been on vacation. I went on a cruise and then spent a week in Mexico.…

Started by Brian (bsc) in Type 1 Diabetes Forum

38 18 hours ago
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Dr. appt. lost 36 lbs. A1C 6.4 (still)--still won't go down--has to be the steroids

Hi all, sorry I've been off the radar lately. Life has gotten in the way--work, family, sick (RA), etc. Anyway, went to endo last Friday. H…

Started by Kate in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

37 20 hours ago
Reply by mary

Sinus infections

Anybody else deal with chronic sinus infections? I've had all sorts of tests (CT scans and allergy) and can't seem to get anywhere. BGs are…

Started by Paul in General Diabetes Topics and Pre-Diabetes

14 20 hours ago
Reply by mary

Hayfever, diabetes, and insulin

Is it well known that bad hayfever (I'm allergic to virtually all grasses, oak and olive trees, and a few weird plants on an alien planet i…

Started by Dave in New to Diabetes?

8 20 hours ago
Reply by mary

The green zone:

Last September, I had severe back pain, and find it better to stand up for hours when I use my laptop than sit to prevent a repetition of t…

Started by Steven in Type 2 Diabetes Forum

0 21 hours ago




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