Hey! I've heard that the pump makes living with diabetes SO much easier. I was just curious your opinion on it. Have you had it and disliked it? Is it truly better than using the insulin pens? Why or…Continue
When I consume something to raise my blood sugar after having a low one, my mouth often tingles and everything tastes gross for about fifteen-ish minutes. Does that happen to anyone else? (Just…Continue
I don't know much about the pump. I don't know what kinds there are, which are more affordable, etc. I am, however, very interested in getting one. My diabetic friends say it made their lives SO much easier than having to use an insulin pen. I have crappy insurance, so I don't know if I'd be able to afford it...can anybody give me some advice? :) Thanks!
My blood sugar is usually all over the place. I've gained weight because of it. And it just sucks!! But! I recently (about a week or so ago) started writing down everything I ate, what my blood sugar level was before I ate, and how many units I took...and I have been able to have more steady levels! Just by writing it all down? Why didn't I think of doing that forever ago?? It really helps! With that, and going to the gym, I hope I can get back down to my original weight and more fit! Going…Continue
Hi! I have a question; do artificial sweeteners raise your blood sugar?? I will drink a cup of coffee with only about 5 packets of Splenda (or any other such sweetener) and even then my BS will often reach well into the 400's. What the heck, yo?? Any help about this is mucho appreciated!