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high blood sugar

Started this discussion. Last reply by Amberstar Turner Jan 16, 2013. 8 Replies

I have high blood sugar over 300 for the past month. Any suggestion

dex com 4 generation

Started this discussion. Last reply by Clare Dec 29, 2012. 1 Reply

Has anyone used the dex com CGM? I just got one wednesday and would like to know your thoughts.

 

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rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for Amberstar Turner
"Amberstar Turner, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill."
Oct 4
Linda G left a comment for Amberstar Turner
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Oct 4, 2013
Amberstar Turner replied to Amberstar Turner's discussion 'high blood sugar'
"Thank you all so much. Im just tired of feeling tired. I eat a good balanced meal and excercise regularly. Its frustrating at times. No new medications."
Jan 16, 2013
acidrock23 replied to Amberstar Turner's discussion 'high blood sugar'
"Surgery can affect it, depending on what sort. Elevated BG can also complicate your healing from the surgery. You can work around that by taking more insulin. I agree with MegaMinX's suggestions for reading. Both of those books are excellent…"
Jan 16, 2013
Brian (bsc) replied to Amberstar Turner's discussion 'high blood sugar'
"Surgery is a major trauma and that is inflammation. Your body responds by raising your blood sugar. If you have been testing and correcting with your pump wizard and despite this, your blood sugar remain high this suggests that you need to make some…"
Jan 16, 2013
Amberstar Turner replied to Amberstar Turner's discussion 'high blood sugar'
"I go to the dr today. Ive changed insulin and pump sites often. I had surgery 2 months ago I dont know if that would affect it. Hopefully today we can fix the problem."
Jan 16, 2013
Zoe replied to Amberstar Turner's discussion 'high blood sugar'
"All good suggestions. What is important is you do something. Do you mean you've stayed consistently in the 300s for a month? That's pretty dangerous. Do you check for ketones? You need to get those numbers down. I would suggest meeting…"
Jan 16, 2013
Amberstar Turner posted a status
"Im still new at this."
Jan 15, 2013
Amberstar Turner posted a status
"Im on the insulin pump and have the dex com 4g."
Jan 15, 2013
TimmyMac replied to Amberstar Turner's discussion 'high blood sugar'
"Since you are posting this in the T1 forum I'm going to assume you're on insulin. The main thing you can do is INCREASE YOUR DOSES. without knowing what kind of treatment you're on I really can't help you beyond that"
Jan 15, 2013
Amberstar Turner posted a discussion

high blood sugar

I have high blood sugar over 300 for the past month. Any suggestion
Jan 15, 2013
Amberstar Turner replied to Bram's discussion 'How do you carry your Dexcom for Workouts!' in the group Dexcom Users
"I have a belt clip or I put it by my stuff I can be 20 feet away."
Jan 1, 2013
Clare replied to Amberstar Turner's discussion 'dex com 4 generation'
"I got mine in early November and I love it. There are a couple of Dexcom user groups here and if you have any questions about it there are people with years of experience using both the Dexcom 7 and 7 plus and now the G4."
Dec 29, 2012
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Dexcom Users

For users of a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring ("CGM") deviceJust as a reminder with the recent release of the new Dexcom G4 to the US market--it is NOT okay to post about previous models or older sensors as being 'for sale' on this site.It is a violation of the Terms of Use because it is a prescription device, and any such efforts will unfortunately be removed.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association (…See More
Dec 29, 2012
Amberstar Turner posted a discussion

dex com 4 generation

Has anyone used the dex com CGM? I just got one wednesday and would like to know your thoughts.
Dec 29, 2012
Amberstar Turner posted a status
"Has anyone used the dex com 4g?"
Dec 29, 2012

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
would like to meet new people with this disease
Date diagnosed
June 27, 2011
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
medtronic

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At 2:05am on October 4, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Amberstar Turner, Happy Birthday!! I hope your day and coming year are overflowing with happiness and goodwill.

At 6:03pm on October 4, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES AMBERSTAR!!
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At 5:52am on October 4, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

HAPPY,HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Amberstar. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 1:38am on October 4, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Amberstar , Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 7:15am on November 21, 2012, Doris D said…

Welcome to our family my friend!!!!! look at the groups and join any u want to. I'm hoping u enjoy it here with us come join uson our live chat at the bottom of our homepage anytime u want to

At 2:52am on November 21, 2012, brokenpole said…
Welcome to the family!! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of what you will learn is that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and vent to, if needed.
At 2:11pm on November 20, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Amberstar...
is it you, or your child who has diabetes?
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups". Once in,
click on "all groups". You can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the
space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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There are also groups here for young people, and parents of children with diabetes, such as....
"Young Adults with Diabetes",
"Parents of Kids with type 1" and "Kids with Diabetes"
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 11:41am on November 20, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Amberstar- Welcome to TuD. We are glad you joined the community.

At 4:51am on November 20, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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