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Questions about the Diabetes Pump

Started this discussion. Last reply by DianaS Oct 28, 2010. 7 Replies

Hey guys, i'm really new to the diabetes pump so I had a question. What should I do if there's no more insulin pumping into me through my pump? Here's the details. I ate lunch at about 4:10 which by…Continue

I'd like to ask a couple of questions.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jonah Jul 28, 2010. 36 Replies

I have two questions, for you type 1 diabetics (hopefully those who've been through this disease a bit longer, but any input would help) What should I really do if my blood sugar drops? Sugary foods…Continue

 

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"Chris, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday."
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"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Chris... Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)"
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Dominique Jones left a comment for Chris
"I just now started using this thing again. Sorry i never got to answer ur question :( "
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Jan 27, 2011
Chris replied to Chris's discussion 'Questions about the Diabetes Pump'
"Of course I bolused for the lunch, i've done so for all of my meals. My blood sugar after lunch was in the mid 200's, varying between 240 and higher, with about a minute between each blood sugar checking (because I wanted to see if maybe…"
Oct 28, 2010
packrat replied to Chris's discussion 'Questions about the Diabetes Pump'
"Like has been said, if pump is not working right use a syringe and get the BS down, and put in a new infusion set..."
Oct 28, 2010
Kelly WPA replied to Chris's discussion 'Questions about the Diabetes Pump'
"I agree that changing the site is the first thing to do. Did you bolus for your lunch? You talked about the IOB and counting carbs but you did not say that you actually bloused for lunch. A correction and meal bolus are 2 different things. When I…"
Oct 28, 2010
JohnG replied to Chris's discussion 'Questions about the Diabetes Pump'
"Chris Anytime your first correction has no impact on BG---deliver your next correction with a syringe. and if your BG drops change your infusion set. I hope your changing infusion sets every 2 or 3 days. When your BG is high (+200) --- not a good…"
Oct 28, 2010
Gerri replied to Chris's discussion 'Questions about the Diabetes Pump'
"If your pump isn't delivering & you're sure about the amount of insulin on-board (or that there's none on-board), give a correction by injection."
Oct 27, 2010
Kari replied to Chris's discussion 'Questions about the Diabetes Pump'
"Your cannula may be kinked. Change your infusion site and see if that helps. If it doesn't, try using insulin from a different NEW bottle. If that doesn't work, call your endocrinologist to get further help. You don't want to slip…"
Oct 27, 2010
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Questions about the Diabetes Pump

Hey guys, i'm really new to the diabetes pump so I had a question. What should I do if there's no more insulin pumping into me through my pump? Here's the details. I ate lunch at about 4:10 which by then there was already about 3.0 units worth of insulin pumping into me (a correction for a high blood sugar before lunch?) After about an hour or two I checked my blood sugar again and it was alarmingly high, I counted my grams of carbs right, and wrote down my correct blood sugar. Afterward, my…See More
Oct 27, 2010

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September 15, 2009
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At 9:10pm on June 21, 2014, Linda G said…

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHRIS!!
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Is everything alright....can we help??)
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At 1:39am on June 21, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Chris, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday.

At 6:02pm on June 21, 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 CHRIS!!
(You haven't been on in a while...I hope everything is OK) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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 every day!
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At 10:32am on June 21, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Chris, Happy Birthday!! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 6:26am on June 21, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday, Chris. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 7:25pm on June 21, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Chris...
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)

At 2:18am on June 21, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Chris. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 10:16pm on June 21, 2011, Kasi said…
Happy Birthday Chris!
At 9:59pm on June 21, 2011, Robyn said…
Happy Birthday!
At 3:44am on June 21, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,Chris. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
 
 
 

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